Four suspects arrested for business robbery in Nhlazatshe

Four suspects have been remanded in custody after they appeared in the Chief Albert Luthuli Magistrate’s Court today, Friday July 19. Mthokozisi Nkosi (32), Manqoba Malaza (28), Thando Malaza (23) and Penuel Masina (20) were arrested for business robbery in Nhlazatshe on Wednesday July 17, using a vehicle that belongs to a local tribal authority […]

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A 25-year old man arrested for assaulting and raping a 77 year old women

A 25-year-old man has been rearrested after allegedly assaulting and repeatedly raping a 77-year-old woman for two days at her house in Dikweteng village in Dientjie, located near Matibidi. The matter was reported to the police on Wednesday, July 3. The man was previously arrested about three months ago and faced charges of rape, an […]

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Premier Mtshweni-Tsipane applauds prosecution and imposition of life sentences to killers

Mpumalanga Premier, Ms Refilwe Mtshweni-Tsipane said the prosecution of two convicts found guilty for serious crimes of rape and murder recently, brings hope that government’s crime-fighting measures are effective. This as the Mpumalanga Division of the High Court handed down three (3) life sentences to Cedrick Khoza and two (2) to Thabang Joseph Selepe for […]

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Govan Mbeki Local Lunicipality fined R200 million for contravention of Environment Laws

The Bethal Magistrates’ court has today April 09 imposed a fine of R200 million rand to Govan Mbeki local Municipality for contravention of environmental legislation. This comes after the Municipality was found guilty on six counts relating to Contravention of National Environmental Act (NEMA)107 of 1998, Pollution of Water resources, Contravention of National Water Act […]

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The Chief Albert Luthuli Municipality Mayor visits damaged water and sanitation infrastructure

The Chief Albert Luthuli Municipality (CALM) Executive Mayor Daniel Nkosi with the Executive Mayor Daniel Nkosi w and the Municipal Technical Services Team took site visits to different water and sanitation infrastructures. According to the Nkosi, the visits come after constant complaints from the community also as results of vandalism to municipal infrastructure. “Sewer spillages […]

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