Durbanville: 62-year-old teacher murdered during home robbery

A much-loved Afrikaans teacher from Hoerskool Monumentpark has been found dead in her home after she was attacked during a brazen robbery. Helga van Wyk was viciously stabbed by her assailant at her Durbanville property, and husband Johann was also badly injured trying to fend off the criminal-at-large. The incident took[…]

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Teacher appears on rape charge

One of the country’s most prestigious private girls’ schools is dealing with allegations that a teacher raped a pupil – one of two sex assault scandals to rock high schools in the Western Cape this week. The 52-year-old teacher was arrested on Thursday and appeared in the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court[…]

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Close relative of murdered PE teacher arrested

Jayde Panayitou’s abduction and murder appears to have been deliberate, with details emerging that a substantial amount of money was paid to kill her. Earlier on Thursday, provincial police spokesperson Brigadier Marinda Mills announced that two men had been arrested and that detectives had ruled out robbery as the motive.[…]

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Teacher shot at Al Azhar primary

A teacher at Al Azhar primary school in Lotus river was shot on the school premises during a gang related shooting on Thursday afternoon. Grassy park police spokesperson Warrant officer Juanita Kleinsmith said gang members from the Mongrels and Yurucats were involved in a shootout outside the school grounds. The[…]

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Atlantis teacher absent for 17 months

Concerned parents of pupils from Saxonsea Primary School in Atlantis, held a picket outside the school premises, calling for the dismissal of a teacher. The parents threatened to physically harm the teacher after claims of his drug habits and abuse toward learners surfaced. According to the reports, which were later[…]

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