It is alleged that the reason for the protest is load shedding in the area. Motorists are urged to use alternative routes. Updates will follow.
Chabalala is fighting for his life in an undisclosed hospital. At least three bullets were removed from his body after he was stabilised in hospital.
All liquor traders and second-hand goods dealers in Vanderbijlpark and Bophelong are invited to these meetings with the SA Police Service
Members of the National Investigation Unit (NINU) arrested five men in connection with a scam on prepaid electricity.
ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring reports that three people were injured yesterday following a collision between two light motor vehicles on Pierneef Road in Meyerton.
Number of employees to be retrenched, not yet known
It is reported that the boy had climbed on top of the truck to remove scrap when he got stuck and was subsequently trampled on by the truck wheel. Following the incident, Koago has condemned the actions of scrap thieves, saying that one life lost is one too many.
“The rot goes throughout the liquor licensing industry…”
Warrant Officer Happy Nape from the Kliprivier SAPS reports that there is a high rate of car and truck hijackings happening on the R59 freeway and R550, Nigel Road.
The SABC reported that members of the National Investigation Unit followed up on intelligence and raided several houses in the Vaal recently.
A motorbike rider was killed this morning (Sunday 13 August) on his way to Parys