Cape Town child killed by bull due to be sacrificed

A bull due to be slaughtered ran amok and gored a 10-year-old boy to death in Cape Town, according to a report.

Ayanda Mfenku was attacked by the bull while standing in his yard in Philippi East on Sunday morning, … Read the rest

Policeman shot dead on patrol in black township Nyanga

A policeman was shot dead and another was wounded while on patrol in Nyanga, Western Cape police said on Tuesday.

The policeman was shot in the head by two men he and a partner stopped to search on Monday night, … Read the rest

Pretoria, Jhb, Durban, CT are ‘critical crime threats’, says US govt.

A warning issued to tourists by the United States says Pretoria, Johannesburg, Durban, and Cape Town are “critical crime threat spots”, The New Age reported on Wednesday.

The warning was released in a document by the US state department’s Bureau … Read the rest

Three Cape Town policemen appear for theft and extortion

Three policemen accused of theft and extortion appeared in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court on Thursday.

They allegedly kicked down Anton Pillay’s door last February and confiscated a plastic bank bag containing 15 sachets of tik and R1650, he … Read the rest

A racist application form

CAPE BAR COUNCIL

 NOTICE TO ALL MEMBERS AND APPLICANTS FOR PUPILLAGE IN 2013

TRANSFORMATION BURSARIES

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR AFRICAN WOMEN

2013

Applications are hereby invited for the Cape Bar’s transformation bursaries and scholarships for African women for 2013.

Transformation bursaries

The … Read the rest

Black area has highest crime rate in Western Cape

The most likely place to be murdered in the Western Cape is the black township of Nyanga, especially over a weekend and after dark, provincial community safety MEC Dan Plato said on Wednesday.

The township, situated near the Cape Town … Read the rest