The husband of Dimakatso Ratselane a presenter at Lesedi FM has been arrested, he was on the run after stabbing his wife 49 times, leaving her fighting for her life. Mckenzie Ratselane was arrested in Ennerdale, SAfm has revealed. "A suspect who's been on the run after he allegedly brutally attacked and stabbed an SABC current affairs presenter last week has been arrested. Mckenzie Ratselane who is the husband of Lesedi FM current affairs presenter, Dimakatso Ratselane was arrested in Ennerdale," they revealed.
A member of the South African Police Service (SAPS) has confessed to shooting her colleague in a hijack incident that took place early in the morning on the 2nd of July 2020. The hijack incident took place in Daveyton in the city of Erkuhuleni where it was reported that a member of the police department was shot during a robbery. Initially, it was suspected that one of the robbers had shot the police officer until a member of the team that was on the crime prevention patrol. The robbers are said to have escaped
On Sunday the 4th of October 2020, a media statement was released by the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department JMPD spokesperson Xolani Fihla after the department recovered two vehicles at a roadblock. Whilst on routine patrol around Ennerdale, JMPD Region G officers noticed a suspicious bakkie with a shell of another bakkie loaded in the back of it. When the vehicle was stopped the occupants and driver fled on foot. Upon searching the vehicles, officers noticed the VIN numbers were removed from the chassis
A women was sitting in her home she witness a delivery van in front of her house being robbed while she was peaking from a window. She saw two men loading items from the van into their own car a silver Sudan ,it was a Red Ram van that couriers packaged goods . The woman panicked and immediately reported the crime scene to the police . Saying" they should hurry that two men are robbing a ram delivery van ,allegedly it happened in Ennerdale . The suspects loaded the items from the van to their silver Sudan and
Prince Zulu (32) stabs to death her wife over the fight of children grant. Prince and her wife (Zizipho Zulu, 25) had two kids together who were beneficiary of government children grant. Prince had been unemployed for two years. Him and his family had been living depending on the children grant of the two. According to the close source Zizipho use to buy food for the family every month end when she gets children grant funds, but it is believed that this time around she did things different. Due to her not buying
Innocent Sebediela died in police station holding cells after he was tortured by constable Derrick Johnson and Abraham Dintwe https://www.facebook.com/599420080156332/posts/3291160944315552/ The brother of a man who was murdered by two police officers while in custody after he was accused of a housebreaking is relieved that the pair were found guilty of his murder. Innocent Sebediela died in the Ennerdale police station holding cells after he was tortured by constables Derrick Johnson and Abraham Dintwe in 2018.
Nkosiyethu Joe Fumba was an abused man but like many other men who suffer abuse from their wives or girlfriends, he remained silent about it. Now he is dead. At about midnight on March 3, his wife Zandi allegedly poured hot oil on him while he was sleeping. She allegedly threw some more oil on him as he tried to flee. Last week, his neighbours from Ennerdale, south of Johannesburg, related how Fumba was locked out of the house by his wife. Visibly shaken neighbours said Fumba died a painful death. Cynthia J
People are now homeless during this winter at the hand of Red Ants. Heartbroken residents saw their shacks and brick houses being torn down by an army of Red Ants in the Kokotela informal settlement, Lawley, Ennerdale, in Johannesburg on Thursday. Red Ants arrived in buses, trucks and vans then descended on the area to execute an order obtained by the City of Johannesburg, which says it is clamping down on illegal land invasions. Did they have the authority to execute the order during lockdown? JM Police De
The two Ennerdale cops who were seen as blameworthy of tormenting and killing two men have been condemned to 18 years each for homicide and 10 years each for the torment in the wake of being found to have manhandled the power depended in them. Previous cops Cst Derrick Johnson, 42, and Cst Abraham Dintwe, 35, were given their sentence in the South Gauteng High Court sitting in the Palm Ridge officer's court for the 2018 homicide of Innocent Sebediela and the torment of Mashangu Dludla. While passing on sentence,
The residents of Lawley and Ennerdale waited to see the Mayor to voice out their grievances but the MEC did not show. This happened after the Red Ants, JMPD and SANDF forcefully evicted the residents of Lawley and Ennerdale on Thursday and Friday. This is all happening while the country is on Lockdown due to the COVID19 pandemic It is understood that the Red Ants were only supposed to remove shacks which were not occupied and those who were unlawfully installed during the Lockdown but instead they ended up
The residents of Lawley and Ennerdale have been battling to keep their homes(an update)Last week it was reported that Red Ants, JMPD,SANDF and SAPS forcefully evicted the residents out of their shacks and houses during the Lockdown period many were left homeless and it seems that the struggle continues even after it was announced that there wont be any Evictions taking place... Red Ants came and tried to finish what they started but the residents were gatvol and retaliated back it did not end well as and ol
Some homeless people are still out in the streets of Johannesburg Picture from: News Punch (Online) Today is day 14 since the lockdown started in South Africa after the president of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa announced that South Africa will be on lockdown for 21 days meant to help curb the spread of coronavirus. Multiples of homeless people were provided shelter for since the lockdown started and they will continue to be sheltered until the end of the lockdown. Some of the sheltered homeless people are
President Cyril Ramaphosa promised the Nation that he will deal with #loadshedding to save the economy from shrinking.So far there has been less loadshedding in many areas.In November he appointed a new CEO at Eskom to steer the power utility away from loadshedding and corruption. Illegal connections has been going on in informal settlements and it strains the system and causes great damage.The infrastructure is created only for a certain number of houses but if informal camps connect illegally,the system g
City Power claims it was forced to cut the lights in some parts of southern Johannesburg to protect its network and prevent a full shutdown of its substation at Hopefield. Following an rise in the number of outages the power company introduced load shedding in areas like Lawley and Ennerdale. Isaac Mangena of City Power says the rotational power cuts are due to a recent increase in demand and illegal connections that have overwhelmed its network. For one part of Lawley we were forced to turn off the distrib
My name is Judith Botha, I am a 22-year-old educator at Opelweg Primary school. I was born and still reside in Ennerdale. I believe in women empowerment and I am more passionate about women knowing their worth. And one day I discovered that I was fierce, and strong, and full of fire, and that not even I could hold myself back because my passion burned brighter than my fears. I started modeling in 2016 when I started varsity. I was invited by a friend to be in one of the varsity residence pageant and ended