Manhunt launched for gunmen after killing 5 people in Cape Town

Milnerton police are searching for gunmen who killed five people in Joe Slovo. The six gunmen visited two homes and shot people at each one. The shooting is the sixth reported in the city in two weeks. Police in Milnerton, Cape Town, have launched a manhunt for six gunmen who shot and killed five people […]

Heartless man kills his girlfriend, wakes up her mom to see his works

The heartless killer woke up his girlfriend’s mum Vuyiswa Mnyaka this morning at her home in Marikana kasi in Joe Slovo, Port Elizabeth to show her how he’d killed her daughter, Ayanda Mnyaka. Vuyiswa (51) said, “At 5.17 am, my daughter’s boyfriend, with hands and clothes covered in blood, knocked at my house. He told […]

Three churches petrol bombed in Reiger Park protests

Three churches have been petrol bombed in Reiger Park on the East Rand by residents from two informal settlements. Residents from the Ramaphosa and Joe Slovo informal settlements have been protesting since Tuesday over the lack of electricity supply in their area. It’s understood the group also set alight the infrastructure, including the Reiger Park […]

Woman gives birth by herself on the floor at home after being ‘turned away’ from the hospital

Joe Slovo resident Nosicelo Buswana has detailed her harrowing ordeal of giving birth to her son on the floor of her home after being “turned away” from the Vanguard Community Health Centre. The 32-year-old reported to the clinic at about 10 pm after experiencing contractions. After being examined, she said nurses told her she was […]

Bus set alight in Milnerton as intense protest action continues

The City of Cape Town and minibus taxi associations are yet to come to an agreement as police continue to clamp down on taxis. Dunoon and Joe Slovo regions in Cape Town are still battling protest action, with reports indicating that demonstrations escalated on Saturday morning, resulting in a bus being set alight in Freedom […]