Black farm attacker sentenced to 45 years

scalesofjusticeA man who attacked and robbed farm dwellers in Mpumalanga was sentenced to 45 years in prison by the Nelspruit Regional Court on Monday.

A Sapa correspondent reported that Xolane Letsoalo, 27, from Ngodwana outside Mbombela, faced nine charges including … Read the rest

Elderly Mpuma farmer killed in latest farm attack

An elderly man has been shot dead on his farm in Waterval Boven, Mpumalanga, provincial police said on Monday.

“[Around] 6pm on Friday, Mr Garth Johnson, 67, was fatally wounded in his home on … his farm,” Colonel Leonard Hlathi … Read the rest

KwaZulu-Natal farmer shot in the head in latest farm attack

newcastleA KwaZulu-Natal farmer was reportedly killed by farm attackers as he returned to his property.

The Mercury newspaper reported that Timothy Green — who was returning home from visiting family — was shot dead at his front gate after disturbing … Read the rest

Elderly farmer assaulted by 5 blacks near Zeerust

Foto: Diandra Didi Cromhout

On the morning of 19 June, Tom Kirstein (83) and his wife Irene (66) were attacked on their farm just outside Zeerust in the North West province by five blacks. One of the attackers had a … Read the rest