Monthly Archives: February 2017

Gauteng on a mission to build safer communities

Pretoria - The Gauteng Provincial Government says it has adopted a comprehensive Provincial Policing Plan to turn the tide on crime in the province. "The plan seeks to strengthen and enhance leadership

Over 600 poachers, traffickers arrested

Pretoria - The number of poachers and traffickers arrested for rhino-related poaching offences in South Africa has doubled."During 2016, the South African Police Service reported that a total of 680 poachers and

All Gauteng learners placed in schools

Pretoria - Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says the number of unplaced learners in the province has been eliminated to zero.The MEC announced this on Tuesday in a statement to elaborate on

Fee adjustment grant allocated to assist poor students

Cape Town - Government has allocated a "fee adjustment grant" to assist students from poor, working class and missing middle households to pay for increases of up to 8% on the 2017

Stolen goods recovered: Mahikeng

Mahikeng: Five suspects are expected to appear in the Mahikeng Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, 28 February 2017 on a charge of possession of suspected stolen property.The suspects' court appearance follows an arrest

Alcatel lance l’A5 LED, premier smartphone interactif recouvert de DEL dans le monde

Une promesse de moments éblouissants pour les amateurs jeunes et énergiques de divertissements BARCELONE, Espagne, 27 février 2017 /PRNewswire/– Alcatel a annoncé aujourd’hui le lancement de l’Alcatel A5 LED au Congrès mondial de

Alcatel Launches A5 LED, the World’s First Interactive LED-covered Smartphone

Offering dazzling moments for young and energetic entertainment s eekers BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Alcatel today announced the launch of Alcatel A5 LED at Mobile World Congress. The world’s first interactive

SARS makes R30m crystal meth bust

Pretoria - The South African Revenue Service (SARS) officials made a bust of 100kg of crystal meth worth an estimated R30 million at OR Tambo International Airport, at the weekend.The shipment originated

Minister Nhleko pays tribute to “remarkable jurist”

Pretoria - Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has paid tribute to the late human rights Judge, Essa Moosa.Minister Nhleko described him as "a remarkable jurist, statesman and son of the soil who lead

RAF reaches out to weekend crash victims’ families

Pretoria - The Road Accident Fund (RAF) has begun offering assistance to the families of the 17 people who lost their lives in two separate motor vehicle accidents in Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal

Gauteng lifts water restrictions

Pretoria - Water and Sanitation Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has announced the lifting of water restrictions in Gauteng with immediate effect.Minister Mokonyane's announcement comes in the wake of a dramatic change in the

Police Budget Should Ensure Accelerated Attainment of NDP Goals for Policing

The Portfolio Committee on Police welcomes the 7.46% increase in the Budget of the South African Police Service (SAPS) to further intensify the fight against crime."The Committee is of the view that