Alleged gang boss, Nafiz Modack together with co-accused former rugby player, Zane Killian, Anti-Gang Unit member, Ashley Tabisher, Jacques Cronje and Ricardo Morgan are expected to appear in the Blue Downs Magistrate’s Court in Cape Town on Wednesday on numerous charges. The charges include the murder of top cop, detective Charl Kinnear[…]
A 39-year old member attached to the Tactical Response Team is expected to appear in the Bishop Lavis Magistrate’s Court on the Cape Flats on Tuesday along with alleged underworld boss, Nafiz Modack. He was arrested at the weekend on suspicion of the proliferation of information to what police describe[…]
Until the lockdown, the underworld bosses behind Cape Town’s protection rackets concentrated mainly on nightclubs. But when nightlife shut down and revenue dried up, they allegedly began expanding their intimidation tactics to coffee shops, restaurants, hotels and property owners. Nightclub owners reluctantly paid their monthly “security tax” but business owners[…]
Sixteen people – including alleged underworld boss Nafiz Modack and several high-ranking police officers – will appear in the Kempton Park Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday on charges of fraud and corruption following a three-year investigation. Modack was arrested on Tuesday. According to national police spokesperson Colonel Vishnu Naidoo, “intensive and[…]
Controversial Cape Town businessman Mark Lifman has escaped unharmed after an alleged attempt on his life. Lifman told News24 that he was at a golf championships tournament when a silver Corsa pulled up and a shot was fired. “It (the bullet) hit the ground near my feet somewhere and nothing[…]
Senior Western Cape policeman Major General Jeremy Vearey may have infiltrated the notorious numbers gangs, including the 26s and 27s, as he is adept at the “art of deception”, a lawyer has suggested in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court. Rooshdeen Rudolph, who is representing an accused in the extortion case[…]
Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack is facing charges of robbery and assault related to an incident that played out in the Cape winelands town of Worcester. The drama unfolded late on Tuesday. It is understood a group of men, with links to the underworld and nightclub security industry, ended up at[…]
Firearms have been seized from the owner of a Cape Town security company – the latest in a string of actions clamping down on apparent underworld activities. The firearms were confiscated from the owner of the company, whose name is known to News24, in Bellville on Tuesday. Bruce Hendricks, who[…]
The battle for the control of the lucrative local nightclub security industry has come into sharp focus, following weeks of gang violence in Cape Town. This week alleged gang boss Jerome “Donkie” Booysen from the Sexy Boys was shot and wounded in Ravensmead on the Cape Flats, one in a[…]
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