Western Cape - The Western Cape premiere has come forward with a request that stunned the nation after he revealed that there was a grim shortage of police officers in their force. This is after the Premier Allen Winde and the Community Safety MEC Albert Fritz were presenting the findings of the provincial government's Policing Needs and Priorities (PNP) report, in a digital briefing on Thursday.
James Wellwood ‘Whitey’ Basson (born 8 January 1946) is a South African businessman and billionaire who was largely responsible for growing a small business called Shoprite from an 8-store chain valued at R1 million into an international retail conglomerate with revenue in 2019 of R150 billion, market capitalisation of R114 billion, more than 2 300 stores and 140 000 employees across 15 African countries.Deloitte's Global Powers of Retailing 2019 ranked The Shoprite Group as the 86th largest retailer in the world.
The Independent Online News has reported shocking claims by the Patriotic Alliance party that the RDP houses that are now known as the Breaking New Ground houses are being sold to illegal foreigners. Sammy Claassen, who is the deputy leader of the party in the Western Cape reportedly made these claims and vowed that his party would put an end to this arrangement when voted into power.
The family of slain SABC employee in the Western Cape, Patrick Mgoqi, has described him as a loving father and a pillar of strength. The 47-year-old technician was shot and killed at a car wash in Khayelitsha on Sunday while trying to protect a young woman from being assaulted.
As everyone probably knows by now, Shoprite is without no doubt, the biggest food retailer not only in South Africa alone but the whole of Africa too. The company was financed by former Pepkor chairman, Christo Wiese but the dirty work to make it what it is today was done by Mr Whittey Basson.
Car hijacking has grown rapidly in South Africa, with a large number of the cases reported to police stations on a daily basis, especially in Gauteng and the Western Cape. Criminals have made it common for them to terrorize and hijack victims' cars. Because they are afraid for their cars and their lives, the majority of drivers have convinced themselves that they are no longer free to drive in the evening, particularly in some locations in the above mentioned provinces.
Source: Iol.za The nation, South Africa has been hit by another series of sad news as the Ministry of Health announced that another 83 people died of coronavirus in South Africa on Tuesday, and another 592 people were infected with the virus. The latest deaths in South Africa due to the coronavirus pandemic now equals to 88,429 since last year.
Johannesburg - Forty additional individuals have surrendered to the Covid in South Africa, the Department of Health said on Thursday, while 947 additional individuals were recently tainted with the infection. The most recent passings take South Africa's loss of life due to the Covid pandemic to 88 506 since the year before.
Nine arrested, abalone worth more than R20 million seized in Cape Town raids. Nine people have been arrested in raids on an alleged Western Cape abalone smuggling ring. During the operation, police confiscated abalone worth more than R20 million.Raids on various illegal processing facilities across Cape Town on Tuesday led to the arrests of nine people and the seizure of more than R20m worth of abalone.
EFF Pioneer Julius Malema has had the entire South Africans amazed after he kept up with designated authority Hlope to change into the going with adjudicator. Julius Malema was praising the Western Cape judge president John Hlophe has so extraordinarily that various individuals began feeling that there is a going thing on between the two .
Cape Town - The DA and the ANC have conflicted over a visit to the destitute Beaufort West region, by Human Settlements Deputy Minister Pam Tshwete, in her job as locale champion for the public government's District Development Model (DDM). DA Western Cape nearby government representative Derrick America said the DDM would undermine the commonplace government's Joint District and Metro Approach (JDMA) program by "re-appropriating the weak region's obligations to a generally bombed public government".
Western Cape police say they are hot on the heels of a suspect wanted in connection with the killing of an SABC employee in the province. 47-year-old Patrick Mgoqi was shot and killed last Sunday night. It is believed he was trying to protect a young woman from being assaulted by a suspect.
Many are questioning the anomalies about the dates of the Western Cape selected Judge advocate Daniel Thulare and qualifications into the Judiciary. Judge Thulare has been nominated for a position in the Western Cape High Court Bench. Thulare was first appointed as a magistrate in Johannesburg in 2000 when he had just a junior BJuris Degree.
Western Cape police have called on members of the public to come forward with information that may assist their investigation after an elderly couple was attacked and robbed at gunpoint on a farm in Betty's Bay in the Overberg area. Police spokesperson, Joseph Swartbooi, says the victims were held at gunpoint and shoved into the house.
The Western Cape's Department of Health has recently launched a robotic surgeon at Groote Schuur Hospital, on Wednesday October 13. This technology is named "Da Vinci x-i". The Department of Health has mentioned that this breakthrough of technology will help with critical surgeries and help save time especially during the covid-19 pandemic.
There was an overnight hostage drama at the Communicare building in Milnerton when a 44 year old man held his wife and their children hostage at the premises in Lobelia Street, Millvale Park. They were held hostage from around 6pm on Monday. He allowed his wife and children to leave the apartment during the course of the evening after the South African Police Services Negotiation Team and Special Task Force arrived.
SABC workforce participants are in surprise after one in every of their colleagues, Patrick Mgoqi, become murdered. Mgoqi, who turned into an electrical/mechanical technician and manager, became shot and killed at a vehicle wash in Khayelitsha on Sunday night, the SABC reported. It's believed the 47-year-antique Mgoqi, who grew up in Queenstown, Eastern Cape, turned into looking to guard a younger female from being assaulted while he turned into killed.
In a major success for Eskom, the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) found in support of its after a worker for hire asserted millions notwithstanding not being capable completion a task on schedule. In 2011, Edison Jehamo and KEC International won a R320 million agreement to fabricate a 100km part of a transmission line from Victoria West in the Northern Cape Province to Touws River in the Western Cape, to fortify the power feed toward the Western Cape
DURBAN: Just more than 25% of South African grown-ups have been completely vaccinated against Covid-19. The National Department of Health's insights showed that 10 059 118 people had been completely immunized by Monday. The South African grown-up populace is 39 708 201, and this implies that simply more than 25% of the populace were completely immunized.
Last Monday; a 35 year-old woman from Khayelitsha; in the Western Cape; got an exciting call to come for an interview at the Tyger Valley Mall. She was elated to finally get a chance to change her life and that of her children. The mother of three set out to go to an interview for the position of receptionist; where she was going to meet an IsiXhosa speaking lady; who had initially invited her for an interview over the phone.