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Girl, 13, commits suicide after allegedly being bullied on WhatsApp

By Siyavuya Mzantsi A 13-year-old pupil has committed suicide after she was allegedly bullied by friends on WhatsApp groups since last week. The Sinoville Crisis Centre said the pupil at a Pretoria school allegedly distributed an image and this was forwarded on...

90-year-old Judith Ndlela was killed and eaten by her grandson

Plessislaer police are investigating a horrible murder case of 90-year-old Judith Ndlela. According to the police, she was stabbed and eaten by her grandson Simphiwe Ndlela, who has been arrested when eating a piece of Judith’s body. He is...

18-year-old left seriously injured by apparent stray bullets.

An 18-year-old boy was left seriously injured this afternoon when he was hit by stray bullets at a school in Dowerglen, Edenvale. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 12h38 to find the boy lying in the clinic of the...

Eskom’s finances are so bad, they could “cease to exist” by April 2019

Grim revelations are coming in by the bucketful for the beleaguered Eskom group. Currently on life support, the Public Enterprises Department says the plug will be pulled “within a couple of months” as the firm looks set for insolvency....

Soweto owes Eskom R17 billion, half of the total national debt

by Luke Daniel Eskom is desperately trying to recoup money owed by municipalities – Soweto, in particular, is making that task all the more difficult. Eskom, South Africa’s national electricity provider, had an exceptionally shocking year in 2018. Financial losses reached...

Prophet Bushiri in trouble again, Home Affairs Department now investigating his residency in SA

Bushiri and his wife Mary, who both lead the Enlightened Christian Gathering Church, have drawn much attention after they were charged with fraud and money laundering. The Malawian nationals are out on bail and will be back in court in...

The Durban baby girl that refused to give up in a storm-drain

Emergency services worked for nearly three hours to save an infant that was disposed of into a storm drain in Newlands East. Rescue Care paramedics, Metro Search & Rescue along with the eThekwini Fire Department were called on to the...

School kids involved in a car accident in Soweto

Five school children were seriously injured when their school transport which is a minibus taxi lost control and hit a tree on Tuesday in Soweto. The five injured kids were rushed to hospital, whilst another 11 sustained minor injuries. An eye...

Hawks act on Bosasa allegations, arrest Agrizzi and several others

Gemma Ritchie, Sabelo Skiti06 Feb 2019 10:32 Seven suspects, including former Bosasa chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi, were arrested on Wednesday on allegations relating to corruption, money laundering and fraud. They are set to appear within the next hour at...

Unknown man found dead inside a pit in Katlehong

On Saturday morning, residents at an informal settlement in Phase 5, Tsietsi in Katlehong, were woken up by a gruesome discovery of a dead man's body inside a pit, laying faced down with his legs hanging outside. Neighbors quickly gathered...

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Taxi strike looms in EC on Wednesday

The Eastern Cape Department of Transport, Safety and Liaison has called on commuters to make alternative transport arrangements for Wednesday. This, after the South African...

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