General

Nine firearms seized and ten suspects arrested following spate of murders

KWAZULU-NATAL – Following a recent series of killings in Amangwe, the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Khombinkosi Jula tasked detectives from the Provincial Investigative Team to investigate the violence that has plagued the area. “I am pleased with the results of the operations which resulted…

Government

No Deal From US-Brokered Nile Dam Talks

WHITE HOUSE - Ethiopia rejected a U.S.-brokered agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Dam (GERD) and said it would commence first filling of the structure, one day after the Trump administration concluded two days of what is supposed to be the final round of talks. Addis…

Fashion & Lifestyle

A few surprises in store at 2020 George Old Car Show

George, Garden Route (Jan 2020) - Roll back the clock to an era in which the vehicles and motorcycles your grandparents drove reigned supreme. See the iconic vehicles used in film classics like James Bond, Fast and the Furious and The Dukes of Hazzard as…

Market

Eight zama zamas caught in the act in Limpopo

LIMPOPO – The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI) has arrested eight suspects for illegal mining in Hlaneki, Mapuve and Mavalani villages, just outside Giyani, on Thursday. The suspects aged between 31 and 65 are expected to appear in the Giyani Magistrate’s Court today for…

Medical & Health

No ‘Miracle Cure’ for Coronavirus Until Clinical Trials Prove Madagascar’s Herbal Medicine

WASHINGTON – Scientists are putting an herbal remedy from Madagascar, purported to cure COVID-19, to the test. Researchers at Germany’s Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, in Potsdam, are collaborating with a U.S. company, ArtemiLife, to test an extract from the plant Artemisia annua …