Monday, January 26, 2015

21 people rescued in Koegelbaai

Lusanda Bill
26 January 2015

The National Sea Rescue Institute in Koegelbaai rescued 21 people who were trapped by incoming tide on an island between Gordons Bay and Pringle Bay. 

NSRI Spokesperson Criag Lambinon said the group were doing sightseeing but they were caught in the high tide. 

NSRI Spokesperson Craig Lambinon said on arrival on scene it was found that a rescue boat could not get onto the rocks to get them off.

Lambinon said a helicopter was called in and the 20 people who were believed to be on the island were rescued five people at a time using a short haul rescue technique.

“After the helicopter had left the scene it was determined that another one person was left behind and search and rescue went in and got him out resulting in 21 people being rescued” Lambinon added.

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WC Traffic Authorities Stomp down on road offenders

Loyiso Langeni
26 January 2015

Western Cape Traffic Authorities conducted 24 roadblocks across the province of which 2 175 vehicles were stopped and checked and 1 146 drivers were tested for alcohol. 

During the roadblocks 30 drunken drivers were arrested.

Provincial Traffic Chief Kenny Africa said the highest reading in the Western Cape 1.12mg/1000 ml on the N1 outside Worcester.

Meanwhile also during the roadblocks one person was arrested for being in possession of false documentation on the N1 just outside Swellendam. Another driver was arrested for being in possession of Dagga.

Provincial Traffic Chief Kenny Africa said they also arrested one person for reckless and negligent driving. In Mossel Bay one illegal immigrant was arrested. The total amount of fines that we issued was R307 100 and we also tested the speed of 7 833 of which we prosecuted 679 drivers for exceeding the speed limit.

Africa added that there are only  two fatalities have been recorded so far over for the weekend one pedestrian lost his life in Gugulethu on Friday another pedestrian was knocked down by a truck and lost his life.

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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Fockville accident left two people dead and two injured

Loyiso Langeni
25 January 2015

ER24 paramedics attended an accident late last night after two vehicles collided head-on on the N12 in Fochville, Gauteng, leaving three people tragically losing their lives and two others critically injured.

Paramedic’s spokesperson Russel Meiring said they arrived on scene and found two badly damaged vehicles lying on the side of the road. Pieces of both vehicles lay scattered across the road.

Meiring added that on assessment, paramedics discovered two men and young woman trapped inside their vehicle that lay on its roof. Unfortunately both men had already succumbed to their severe injuries. The young female patient lay in the back seat in a critical condition.

He emphasised that rescue services had to use the jaws-of-life equipment to free the patient from the vehicle before treatment could continue. Once freed, paramedics performed CPR, unfortunately no signs of life returned.

“Two other patients were found lying in the second vehicle in a critical condition. Both patients were carefully removed from the vehicle and treated under advanced life support paramedics. Both patients were thereafter transported to Potchefstroom Hospital for further treatment.” Meiring said.

Exact details to the cause of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation

 

 

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A man drowns in Knysna

Loyiso Langeni
25 January 2015

he National Sea Rescue Institute in Knysna on Saturday responded to a drowning incident whereby a man believed to be in his early 40s drowned.

NSRI Spokesperson Craig Lambinon said it is alleged that rough sea conditions and rip currents may have contributed to the man getting into difficulty in the surf.

Lambinon added that on arrival on scene it was found that bystanders had rescued the man from the water. They had initiated bystanders CPR on the scene which NSRI medics took over.

He also said that the NSRI station doctor arrived on the scene, despite CPR efforts the man was declared deceased on the scene.

"The body of the deceased man was handed over to the care of th Forensic Pathology Services and family are being assisted by police trauma counsellors." Lambinon added

 Police have opened an inquest docket.

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Popcru calls for responsible protests in Malamulele

Loyiso Langeni
25 January 2015

The Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union has called for peaceful protest in Malamulele.  

The residents want to be separated from the Thulamela municipality and are demanding their own municipality.

Pupils have also been barred from attending school in the past week. 

Popcru’s Hangwani Mashao said residents need to be patient while government does its work regarding this matter. 

Mashao added that the Constitution of the country provides for the right to demonstration and protests.

He emphasised that it also protects the rights of those that might be affected by the very same demonstrations and protests. Therefore we calling for responsible demonstration because over the past few days we have had instances where law enforcement officers have been injured and instances where ambulances that were picking up the patients were attacked.

“We believe that in itself does not show responsibility on the part of those that organised the protests,” Mashao said.

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Saturday, January 24, 2015

20 people injured in a bus crash in Free State

Loyiso Langeni
24 January 2015

 An accident this morning left 20 people injured after a bus collision on the R74 outside of Harrismith in the Free State.

It is believed that the driver of the bus lost control of his vehicle after one of the tires apparently burst.

ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring said they arrived on scene and found a mass casualty scene. On inspection, paramedics discovered that roughly 20 people had sustained injuries ranging from minor to critical.

He added that an incident commander took control of the scene, which delegated the patients to the various services on scene. All the patients were found lying on the side of the road.

“Paramedics began their treatment of the patients while providing the critically injured patients with advanced life support. Once treated, all the patients were transported to various hospital including Mediclinic Hoogland for further treatment.” Meiring said.

Exact details to the cause of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation.

 

 

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Cosatu calls for strong action against looting of shops

Loyiso Langeni
24 January 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union has called for strong action to be taken in the violent protest and looting of shops in Soweto.

Cosatu Spokesperson Patrick Craven said the violence in Soweto is pure criminality and should be treated as that. 

A foreign national allegedly shot dead a 14-year-old after his shop was robbed which sparked the protest.

Craven added that although the problems people may face and there is no question, people in poor communities like Soweto do face problems of unemployment, poverty, inequality, particularly amongst the youth, that can never be an excuse for attacking individuals of another nationality or racially origin.

“Its counter productive because they are victims of exactly the same cause and disrupt the unit of the oppressed in trying to change society, so we do not have these underline problems,” Craven said.

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R2K welcomes the announcement to release the national key points

Oscar Thomas
24 January 2015

 
Right2Know has welcomed the announcement by the ministry of police to release the names of the national key points.

This follows the order by the South Gauteng High Court in December that the ministry needs to release the list within 30 days.

 R2K’s Murray Hunter said this decision is a small but significant victory towards efforts of promoting accountability and transparency within the government. 

Hunter said it’s really a huge victory for transparency and for ensuring that secrecy bills like the national key points act can no longer be abused and used to undermine communities’ rights across the country.

 

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Friday, January 23, 2015

Tributes continue for the late Jackie Selebi

Oscar Thomas
23 January 2015

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has sent his condolences to the family of the late Jackie Selebi. 

Former police commissioner Jackie Selebi died this morning in Pretoria after suffering from kidney failure.

Meanwhile the African National Congress earlier today said Selebi played a part in the liberation of the country. 

Ministerial Spokesperson Musa Zondi said we are sending our condolences to the family and also to the people of South Africa who touched by the work of the former National Commissioner in the many roles that he was serving his country in.

Meanwhile the Police and Prisons Civil Rights Union has also joined in the tributes for Jackie Selebi.

Popcru Spokesperson Theto Mahlakoana said Selebi played a great contribution when he was the Police Commissioner. 

Mahlakoana said we believe that the contribution he has made to the South African Police Service and internationally is quite remarkable.

“We extend our condolences to the Selebi family and friends Mahlakoana added.

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President Zuma calls for peace in Soweto

Mbasa Gqokoma
23 January 2015

President Jacob Zuma has called for the violent protest in Soweto to be brought under control.

Over 120 people have been arrested and about 80 shops owned by foreign nationals have been looted.

Violence erupted in Soweto on Monday after a 14-year-old was shot dead allegedly by a foreign national after he robbed his store, the foreign national has since been arrested. 

Presidential Spokesperson Mac Maharaj says the president has instructed the security cluster in cabinet as well as the provincial local government leadership in Gauteng and Limpopo to work together to bring the situation under control and work towards restoring normal scene.

“President Zuma will fly back to South Africa today. President Zuma is on a work full visit to Davos to attend the world economic forum annual meeting" Maharaj added.

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Person burned to death after accident on the N11

Jaimie-faith Poonah
23 January 2015

An accident this morning on the N11outside Newcastle KwaZulu Natal left one person dead.

It is believed that a truck collided with another vehicle after the truck driver lost control of his vehicle.

ER24 Spokesperson Russel Meiring said when ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene; they found a light motor vehicle with a trailer blocking one section of the road. A taxi which was on the trailer laid crushed on the side of the road, while a truck lay on its side well alight.

Meiring said fire services battled the blaze while paramedics treated the truck driver who sustained only minor injuries. Once the blaze had been extinguished paramedics discovered that a passenger in the truck had been burned to death.

No one from the light motor vehicle has sustained any injuries.

The injured truck driver was transported to Madadeni hospital for further observation. The exact details to the cause of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation.

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ANC praises the late Jackie Selebi

Raymond Pani
23 January 2015

The African National Congress expressed sadness at the passing of former police commissioner Jackie Selebi.

Selebi died at the age of 64-years-old after suffering from kidney failure.  ANC’s Keith Khoza said Selebi has made a great contribution to the African National Congress.

Khoza said we have been with him for a very long time in the ANC, he has served the NEC of the ANC for 23 years, he has lead the youth section of the ANC and he has made a huge contribution in the organisation. Not only did he make a contribution to the liberation of South Africa but even post 1994 he served in parliament under Nelson Mandela.

In 2012 Jackie Selebi was released on medical parole after he was sentenced to 15 years in prison for taking bribes from convicted drug dealer Glen Agliotti. 

Khoza said Selebi was a giant and a leader of our people.

“This is a indication of a life lived in service of our people, the ideals in which he lived the ANC will pursue and we believe his legacy will guide many generations to come to ensure that South Africa becomes a true liberated country” Khoza added.

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DA: Draft of National Youth Policy for 2014-2019 contains no new ideas

Jaimie-faith Poonah
23 January 2015

The Democratic Alliance says the draft new National Youth Policy for 2014-2019 contains no new ideas instead repeats old ideas about the youth employment accord which has been a complete failure to date. 

Meanwhile in a statement the National Youth Development Agency says the DA is misreading the take on the youth wage subsidy. 

DA Deputy MP in the Presidency Michael Cardo said the DA believes the Youth wage subsidy should be implemented at scale, that it should be ramped up.

Cardo added that the broadening of the Youth wage subsidy should be absolutely central to the National Youth Policy and that is what we are going to make the focus of our submission going forward.

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Cape Chamber concerned about robberies of jewellery stores

Lusanda Bill
23 January 2015

The Cape Chamber of Commerce has raised its concern regarding the increase in robberies of jewellery stores in and around Cape Town. 

On Wednesday a store in Camps Bay was robbed however at this stage no arrests have been made as yet.  Then earlier this month a jewellery store in Blue Route Mall was robbed by a gang of men. 

The Chambers Janine Myburgh said the business people will need to ensure that their security is up to standard and that will be additional costs, if they need to upgrade.

Myburgh said and these costs will have to come from somewhere and more often than not it will come from the consumer.

“We are asking the public if they are aware of anybody that appears to be of a nature that would be robbing some of the stores to contact the stores immediately” Myburgh added. 

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MEC Winde welcomes rolling out of red tape reduction programme

Oscar Thomas
22 January 2015

The Department of Small Businesses will begin rolling out the Red Tape Reduction programme and this move has been welcomed by Western Cape MEC of Economic Opportunities Alan Winde.

MEC Winde said the Red Tape team is changing the brand of the province by sending a clear message that in this province, we are making it easier for businesses to do business.

Ministerial Spokesperson Bronwynne Jooste said since 2011 we’ve dealt with 2000 cases and the unit has a resolution rate 80%.

"The red tape unit in the Western Cape has done an excellent job of creating more jobs for our residents and changing the way we do business here in the Western Cape” Jooste added. 

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Thursday, January 22, 2015

Cosatu threatens mass action against non-compliant security companies

Oscar Thomas
22 January 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the North West has threatened mass action against non-compliant security companies.

Cosatu alleges that some security companies are ill-treating their workers and not paying them.  Cosatu’s Solly Phetoe said workers should not keep quiet when they are being treated badly by bosses. 

Phetoe said we calling on the Department of labour to do a full inspection on those matters, second is the Department of Education, Health and Agriculture must demand full compliance of those security companies and make sure that by the end of this week Friday or next week Friday that all workers who have not been paid must be paid.

“Cosatu is compiling a list of security companies to name and shame those who haven’t paid workers” Phetoe added.

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DA calls on special allocations to be made for unpaid NSFAS student university fees

Oscar Thomas
22 January 2015

The Democratic Alliance has appealed for a special allocation to be made for students returning to university this year but their fees from last year have not been paid up. 

This is a result of the National Student Financial Aid Scheme that has failed to complete payment.

DA Deputy MP of Higher Education and Training Yusuf Cassim said the R2 billion that was not spent by SETA last year needs to be used to assist the returning students.

Cassim said with the current fees not having been paid students will be locked out from pursuing their studies at their respective institutions.

“I have written a letter to the Minister as well as treasury to appeal for additional funding to be allocated to pay off the debts of these students so that they can further their studies and to ensure that the R2 Billion that was underspent by SETA can be reallocated with urgency as appealed by the entire portfolio committee last year” Cassim added.

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Hellen Zille in hot water over comments

Mbasa Gqokoma
22 January 2015

The Presidency has labeled a comment made by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille regarding suspended Hawks boss Anwa Dramat as irresponsible.

In the Democratic Alliance’s newsletter Premier Zille wrote that evidence suggests that Dramat is being purged because he refused to ignore the scourge of corruption as Zuma seemed to demand.

She continued by saying however, Dramat’s error was that his investigations brought him a little too close to Zuma.

Presidential Spokesperson Mac Maharaj said he has indicated a few times that Mr. Dramat was not investigating anything related to the presidency.

“The ongoing comments by Premier Zille which are designed to drag the president into a employer, employee matter are incorrect, mischievous and irresponsible” Maharaj added.

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ANC concerned about overcrowding in classrooms

Mbasa Gqokoma
22 January 2015

The African National Congress in the Western Cape has raised its concern regarding overcrowding, learner transport issues and learner school placement as some of the problems on the first day of the 2015 academic year.

ANC in the province visited various schools in the province on Wednesday to see the readiness of schools including the Protea Primary School in Napier.

ANC’s Theo Oliver said in Grabouw there were still learners who were not placed in schools on Wednesday.

Oliver said one of the major issues is the class ratio of 65 and in some schools 48 learners in one class which shows there is lack of planning in terms of the growth of our learners down the years.

“Also the issue of transport the learners are still stranded particularly in the rural areas where farms are kids were still stranded due to the bus issues in their area” Oliver added.

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A couple busted with dagga lab in Boksburg

Raymond Pani
22 January 2015

Two suspects have been arrested in Boksburg following an operation with the Hawks which they discovered a sophisticated drug lab at their home. 

Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said upon searching the house police they found extensive crop growing inside a backroom and they also found processed marijuana that has already been harvested for sale.

Mulaudzi said we managed to confiscate about 72 plants of dagga, a couple aged between 57 years and 50 years were arrested for this incident.

“We are still investigating whether there were other people involved in this illegal operation; the couple is in police custody as we speak and will appear in court soon” Mulaudzi added.
 

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Cosatu and the City of Cape Town at loggerheads yet again

Lusanda Bill
22 January 2015

The Congress of South African Trade Union in the Western Cape has criticised the City of Cape Town for spending money on rubber duck boats instead of solving challenges of crime in the Cape Flats.

The City of Cape Town last week launched a new hi-tech rescue rubber boat that will further boost the response of its Dive Unit to flooding and water operations.

Cosatu’s Tony Ehrenreich said the city continues to focus on wealthy residents of the city and not the poor.  This is a waste of the city’s money and a disregard of the priorities of the tax payer’s money.

Ehrenreich said the City has to focus on the issues of crime and violence in the Cape Flats.

Meanwhile in response the City of Cape Town’s Mayoral Committee Member for Safety and Security JP Smith said this is another example of Tony Ehrenreich and Cosatu demonstrating their broad ignorance in understanding security matters.

Smith says these rubber ducks are part of daily life saving activities and are an essential tool for staff to be able to go and pull somebody out of the water and an essential tool for the diving unit.

“So I am afraid what one sees here is Mr Ehrenreich trying to remain relevant in the media at the expensive of commenting on things that he simply does not understand” Smith added.

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Investigation underway following the death of a 16 year old boy

Oscar Thomas
22 January 2015


An investigation is underway following the discovery of a body of a 16-year-old boy in Mfuleni.

Police Spokesperson Andre Traut said the body was found at the Shukushukuma squatter camp in Mfuleni and he alleges it could be a vigilante attack. 

Traut said the circumstances surrounding the death of a 16 year old boy is being investigated by Mfuleni police after his body was discovered in the Mfuleni area.

“He was stoned to death and set alight at this stage no one has been arrested as yet Traut added.

 

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015

WCED says 2015 school year started smoothly

Oscar Thomas
21 January 2015

The Western Cape Department of Education says today has been a smooth start to the 2015 academic year with minor issues.

In a statement the department says in the coming days schools will report to districts any places available due to enrolled learners not arriving at their particular school, and will be on stand-by to provide assistance. 

MEC Debbie Schafer today visited Blue Downs Primary School in Blue Downs to oversee the start of the school year. 

Ministerial Spokesperson Jessica Shelver said this morning we were pleased to see how organised the school management team of blue downs primary school was.

Shelver said one would expect some form of delay in the morning with the enrolment of new learners however all learners including the grade 1’s were in the classrooms by eight o clock seated and learning.

Shelver said this is the kind of leadership we need to see more of in our schools.

“As far as most of the preparations were completed well before the end of last year we are pleased that so far all reports indicate that we have had a smooth start of the 2015 academic year” Shelver added.

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Water crisis at the Limpopo Mookgophoong Municipality

Mbasa Gqokoma
21 January 2015

The Democratic Alliance is calling on the South African Human Rights Commission to investigate the re-occurring water shortage at the Mookgophoong municipality in Limpopo.

DA Deputy MP of Water and Sanitation Leon Basson says this is part of a bigger water crisis that the municipality has failed to manage over a number of years. 

Basson said the community was informed on the 08th of January they will be out of water for two hours and we are now in 14 days.

“It’s a huge problem, it effects the sewer plants, the plants has dried up because there is no water so you got a non functional sewer plant and people are striking now in the whole area without any water” Basson added.

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CPT to strengthen their Metro Police officers through training

Raymond Pani
21 January 2015

Eight metro police officers of the City of Cape Town will receive training from the United States government Drug Enforcement Administration on advance drug agent training course.

City of Cape Town’s Mayoral Committee Member on Safety and Security JP Smith said the city's safety and security directorate have received a total of 63 training opportunities through the DEA. 

The courses include basic and advanced drug enforcement, advanced enforcement, undercover and surveillance practical applications and chemical diversion investigation.

Smith said “we are grateful for this opportunity, its part through this training over the Last years that our drug busting and task force operations have been a success and have achieved the results you have seen in the past few weeks.

We have managed to do major drug busts in excessive of a million rand, the drug bust last week on the N2 and the Big Tik bust in Maitland in the last two months. These kinds of intelligence driven operations are through such training opportunities, he added.

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Pupils excited about the 2015 academic school year

Mbasa Gqokoma
21 January 2015


Pupils of Fairbairn College
 
As today marks the start of the 2015 academic year the Western Cape Department of Education said it is ready for the year. 

Pupils at St Agnes Primary in Woodstock and Fairbairn College in Goodwood shared their feelings of the first day of school. Some learners said they felt excited as they are about to finish school, meanwhile some learners shared that they feel nervous.
 
Pupils of St Agnes Primary


Meanwhile the Principle of St Agnes Primary in Woodstock Alfonso Louw said his school is ready to start the year. The WCED projected enrolment for 2015 for Grade 1 learners to be 109 000. 

It’s good to be back at school, we were prepared from the end of last year, and we have put measures in place for the smooth start to the school year and hope 2015 will be a good year for everybody. Louw added.


Also on the other hand the principle of Fairbairn College in Goodwood Bernie Machant has encouraged pupils to take their education seriously and use every opportunity to better themselves.

Pupils of Thandokhulu Secondary School
Learners must grab every possible opportunity they get. We have an academic focus and also strict discipline here, said Machant.

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Missing Adult Alert: Colin Victor Nield

 

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Two security guards appearing in court for attempted murder

Lusanda Bill
21 January 2015

Two men believed to be security guards are today expected to appear at KwaDukuza Magistrate Court for attempted murder.

Major Thulani Zwane said it is alleged that the two victims were in their vehicles when they were approached by the two security guards.

Zwane said when the guards got to the car they opened fire on the victims leaving them injured with gunshot wounds, and they were transported to hospital for treatment.

“Circumstances surrounding the shooting is still being investigated by police” Zwane added. 

 

 

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CPT to implement harsher penalties for speeding motorists

Oscar Thomas
21 January 2015

The African Christian Democratic Party in the Western Cape has welcomed the interventions by the City of Cape Town, to bring stricter laws into effect concerning speedsters.

ACDP Provincial Leader Ferlon Christians said this will curtail speeding motorists from using roads as their personal race attack.

There have been countless incidences of horrific crashes which have taken place on the province’s roads, especially in Mitchell’s Plain, where a 21 year old dragged an officer last year.

Christians said we are encouraged by this move because the law will give traffic officials the help they need in order to prevent these deaths on the road. We cannot have these number of deaths on the road and we as ACDP welcome the call by the City that will curtail motorists.

Meanwhile the City of Cape Town has condemned the terrible examples of reckless and negligent behaviour of drag racing. 

Mayoral Committee Member for Safety and Security JP Smith said they have asked MEC of Transport Donald Grant to make sure that they impound these vehicles who engage in an illegal drag racing.

Smith said the City is busy engaging the Provincial Government about getting tougher laws in place when they promulgate their provincial traffic act regulations in terms of that act in April this year and that we potentially able to confiscate vehicles where drag racers make themselves guilty of this behaviour.

“We going as far as engaging with the National Prosecuting Authority around one particular case in order to protect the lives of innocent people who get killed by these activities” Smith added.

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Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Late enrolment of learners a concern in the Western Cape

Oscar Thomas
20 January 2015

The African Christian Democratic Party in the Western Cape said it is concerned by the increase in late enrolments between Grade 1 and 8 in the province. 

ADCP Provincial Leader Ferlon Christians said it is concerning that some pupils will not be able to attend school due to schools having reached its capacity. 

Christians said we know that this is a problem because of the late enrolment of pupils. We are urging parents to please get in contact with the district officers so that arrangements can be made to have their children placed as soon as possible.

Meanwhile the Western Cape Department of Education Ministerial Spokesperson Jessica Shelver says every year the department receives a number of late enrolments.

She said this is caused by parents relocating to the province or parents have neglected their responsibilities of enrolling their children on time.

Shelver said The Western Cape Department of Education has officials that are working full time with schools and parents to place late comers the WCED introduced the school admission management system last year.

Shelver said this has assisted with providing clear data in indicating which schools are full and schools which still have space.

Shelver said Parents who are having difficulties enrolling their child or who gave failed to enrol their child they are advised to approach the nearest school as there could be enrolment cancelations after the school holidays.

“Alternatively we suggest that parents and guardians approach the local district office for assistance on finding a place when schools re-open” Shelver added.

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13 people injured in a taxi and delivery vehicle accident

Mbasa Gqokoma
20 January 2015

An accident earlier today involving a taxi and a light delivery vehicle in Pietermarizburg left 13 people injured.

The exact details of the cause of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation.

ER24 Spokesperson Chitra Bodasing said two of these patients sustained critical injuries and others sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.

Bodasing said when ER24 and other services arrived on scene they found patients scattered across the ground.

"The patients were assessed and treated, they were transported to local hospital" Bodasing added.

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Two suspects arrested at the Kruger National Park for smuggling rhino horns

Mbasa Gqokoma
20 January 2015

Two suspects aged 36 and 39-years-old have been arrested inside the Kruger National Park for smuggling of Rhino horns and explosives.

The arrest comes after a high level investigation of a syndicate of rhino horn smuggling through the park. The two are expected to appear in court on Wednesday.

Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi said we will be looking at the suspects for some time and we believe there are more who are involved in this issue.

Mulaudzi said so far we have managed to lead them to other serious cases in Mpumalanga as well as in the Eastern Cape.
Mulaudzi said we are still busy with investigations and we can also confirm the fact that the two were out on bail on other serious charges as well.

"Tomorrow they are going to Parabola Magistrate court where we will make sure that they remain in custody within our investigation" Mulaudzi added.

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