Things went horribly wrong after three men borrowed money from a relative with the intention of travelling from Qonce to East London to commit a robbery. The robbery resulted in the death of farmer Shaun Brett Krull. Vizicelo Wokisi, 27, and Zolani Losi, 26, were sentenced by acting judge Rosaan Kruger at the East London high court on Thursday.
There are times when one thinks that they have done a masterclass move and yet they will be nailing themselves. This is exactly what happened to one cash in transit lord in the Eastern Cape Province. At a time when cash in transit heists are being reported daily, it has been noted that criminals are being enticed by the possibility of becoming a millionaire overnight.
There are some habitual criminals who live in our societies who make life hard for almost everyone around them. Some residents of this country are going through nightmarish experiences as these thugs specialise in inflicting pain on others. Robberies and violence are what they are good at. Their heartless acts are aided by the high number of illegal firearms which are in the streets of South Africa.
Former Buffalo City Metro’s (BCM) councillors and officials, accused of defrauding money meant for Nelson Mandela memorial services, were told by judge Igna Stretch at the East London high court that they should find their own lawyers. This was after the court heard that BCM was no longer prepared to pay their legal fees.
At least six people, including a diver, are killed in flash flooding from torrential heavy rains in South Africa’s Eastern Cape province, a senior regional official says. Oscar Mabuyane, the Eastern Cape provincial premier tells reporters while visiting affected areas “We have experienced six separate incidents with fatalities already, that includes a police diver who was conducting rescure operations,”.
On Monday, the 10th of January 2022, a 39-year-old man who is suspected of attempting to murder a police officer and who is also a motor vehicle hijacker will appear in the East London Magistrate's court. On the 7th of January 2022, he was apprehended by the Hawks' Serious Organised Crime Investigation (SOCI) team, Crime Intelligence Gathering (CIG) team, and King William's Town Flying squad at his residence in Ndevana, King William's Town.
EAST LONDON - Floods leaves trail of damage in parts of the Eastern Cape province ,namely Mdantsane ,East London and Buffalo Metro. It is very dangerous to be on the road in such a condition so people should be very careful, especially Motorists because we have seen some who tried passing through them ended up getting stuck or their cars being swept away by the water.
When Duty Calls| How A Police Diver Succumbed To Death While Trying To Save Lives Of Drowning People
Many people sent in their condolences for a heroic East London policeman who lost his life-saving life during a flood. Heartfelt words of comfort poured in for Capt Pierre Marx of the East London's K9 Search and Rescue division, who died in the line of duty during the heavy floods on Saturday.
Catastrophe In Mdantsane: Buffalo City acts swiftly to manage the floods by deploying Disaster Management team as heavy floods hits East London The heavy rains in the Buffalo City have taken lives of two individuals as the heavy rain hit Mdantsane hard. Mdantsane which is known by producing fine international boxers has been hit hard by heavy rains in the Saturday afternoon.
A suspected murderer and one of East London’s most wanted criminals was killed in a hail of bullets in an apparent assassination, the whole incident has caused a stir in this community because he was a well known criminal. Bandile “Blackie” Gontshi, 35 years old, was shot multiple times while driving his luxury German sedan on the Black Road near Duncan Village at about 7pm in an apparent assassination after he allegedly shot someone two months ago.
Floods hit the Eastern Cape Mdantsane. If that kind of rain could carry on for a week, Mdantsane would be wiped out. Several areas in East London have been affected by heavy rain and flooding, It has been confirmed that several zones in Mdantsane have been severely affected.
Jesse Lingard's representatives have been in communication with Tottenham Hotspur about a transfer to north London. Because the 29-year-contract old's at Old Trafford expires in the summer, he will be available on a free transfer, a move this month is doubtful. West Ham United are also interested, but their attempts to get him back to east London were thwarted after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer committed to utilize him in his team. The promise didn't come true, and his hard effort at the London Stadium didn't pay off,
The police arrested the suspect in the attempt to murder East London police officer Pieter Swanepoel
Police revealed on Saturday that a joint task force comprising officers from the Eagles, CID and Qonce Flying Squad has arrested a 39-year-old suspect in connection with In connection with the November shooting of Warrant Officer Pieter Swanepoel. The suspect was arrested on Friday at his home in Ndevana, King William Township, and faces charges of attempted murder and vehicle hijacking.
Cape Town, South Africa – A police officer from Piketberg, a town around 80 kilometers east of Saldanha Bay, turned himself in after reportedly murdering his girlfriend last night. The cop, who cannot be identified because he has yet to be formally charged and appear in court, reportedly shot his girlfriend in the middle of a road in her neighborhood in front of her 11-year-old kid and other family members.
Cape Town - A cop from Piketberg, a town situated around 80 kilometers east of Saldanha Bay, gave himself over to the police later purportedly killing his sweetheart final evening. The official, who can't yet be named as he is yet to be officially charged and show up in court, supposedly shot his better half before her 11-year-old child and other relatives in a street in her area.
Heartfelt tributes have poured in for Captain Pierre Marx of the East London’s K9 Search and Rescue division, who died while on duty during the heavy floods on Saturday. It was reported today that Marx’s safety line snapped at the Horse Shoe Valley Causeway in the Nahon River.
Captain Pierre Marx was killed when he was swept away in a river while on a rescue mission in South Africa's Eastern Cape. A rescue mission in the Eastern Cape ended in tragedy for Captain Pierre Marx, who was swept away in a river. (Supplied) (Supplied)
Eastern Cape, Captain Pierre Marx aged 53, who went missing on Saturday the 08 January 2022 in the afternoon and only to be recovered in the early morning of Sunday the 09th January 2022. He disappeared in the heavy stream after managed to take the three bodies across the stream, Captain Marx was attending to a complaint of drowning together with his co-divers from East London K9 Search and Rescue.
A Foreigner was found with drugs in Gqeberha A foreign national man was caught by Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation Hawks with about 3 000 tablets of Mandrax as they were put in speakers and he was using courier service to transport it. The guy is 37 years old of age.
https://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/eastern-cape/search-on-in-east-london-for-man-swept-away-by-waves-002ca809-c21c-428e-b976-a400209545cd?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1641134238 CAPE TOWN – A National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI) team is proceeding with their quest for man who disappeared at Christmas Rock in East London. His sibling was protected. NSRI East London tasks supervisor Geoff McGregor said their obligation group was actuated at 4pm on Saturday, later they got reports of a suffocating underway at Christmas Rock.