3 Eastern Cape men sentenced to 5 life terms for rape

Detectives from the Eastern Cape are being praised for securing the conviction and sentencing of three rapists to five life terms and 20 years’ imprisonment. In a statement, provincial police spokesperson Captain Khaya Tonjeni said the detectives’ hard work had paid off as the men were sentenced earlier this week. Tonjeni said the three rapists, […]

Another Eastern Cape police station closes after cop tests positive

The Whittlesea police station in the Eastern Cape has been closed for deep cleaning and decontamination after a member tested positive for Covid-19, police have said. This brings the number of police stations closed for cleaning to six in the Eastern Cape since 1 May. Other stations recently closed are New Brighton, Bhisho, Kinkelboos, King […]

Police hunt 4 men who shot & killed an officer in his Mfuleni home

The group stormed into constable Mlungisi Ranaka’s home earlier this week demanding his work firearm. Police are still searching for four men who shot and killed an officer at his home in Mfuleni. The group stormed into constable Mlungisi Ranaka’s home earlier this week demanding his work firearm. He was unable to adhere to their […]

Man found murdered in his home in Eastern Cape

A murder investigation is underway after a Willowvale man was found dead in his home in Bhojini Village, Eastern Cape police said on Saturday. Sikhulu Nozaqhu, 57, was found with upper-body injuries in his residence in Luvundu Locality in Bhojini Village on Friday morning at about 07:30, spokesperson Captain Jackson Manatha confirmed. “It is alleged […]

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Two men arrested for allegedly [email protected] a 75-year-old granny

A police spokesperson says she was relieving herself outside her hut when the two men grabbed and [email protected] her. Two men aged 19 and 20 were arrested for allegedly [email protected] a 75-year-old woman, police said. Police spokesperson Jackson Manatha said the incident happened on Sunday. “It is alleged that the victim was attending a traditional […]