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KZN man arrested for unlicensed firearm

A man was arrested by Ladysmith K9 unit officers for possession of unlicensed firearm in the Burford area of Ladysmith, KZN police said In a statement, police on Tuesday said: “On Monday afternoon, Ladysmith K9 unit officers followed up on information that they had received about an unlicensed firearm. “The …

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Three petrol bombs found at Wits

Three homemade petrol bombs have been found at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) on Wednesday morning and police were on the scene with sniffer dogs. A student at Wits said the backpack containing three beer bottles filled with petrol that was found at Wits at the Raikes Gate on …

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SABC board to appear before Parliament

Parliament will discuss the fate of the SABC as well as the future of Hlaudi Motsoeneng on Wednesday. The communications portfolio committee wants the public broadcaster to explain its response to the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) ruling against Motsoeneng. Last month, the SCA confirmed an earlier court decision setting …

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14-year-old injured in shoot-out in Strand

A 14-year-old boy was injured this morning after an apparent shoot-out on Petunia Road in Strand in the Western Cape. ER24 paramedics, along with another service, arrived on the scene and found the child lying on the sidewalk surrounded by his father and a number of bystanders. On assessment, paramedics …

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