Daily Archives: May 1, 2020

Ward Councillor and nine other suspects apprehended in Boikhutso

POTCHEFSTROOM: Following the recent acts of violence in Boikhutso Location, police in Lichtenburg successfully traced and arrested 10 suspects including a 39-year-old Ward Councillor.

On Monday, 27 April 2020, a total of nine suspects aged between 18 and 23 were arrested for crimes ranging from malicious damage to property, assault with intent to do Grievous Bodily Harm (GBH), theft to possession of suspected stolen goods.  Consequently, the Ward Councillor was apprehended on Wednesday, 29 April 2020 after being linked to malicious damage to property, theft and assault with intent to do Grievous Bodily Harm (GBH). The crimes were allegedly committed on Tuesday, 21 April 2020.  That after a police vehicle allegedly hit an eight-year-old boy who was certified dead on the scene. Afterwards, two police vehicles as well as an ambulance were burnt while goods were looted from several tuck-shops.

During the arrests, one suspect was found in possession of a spare wheel and a set of handcuffs while the other two were found in possession of suspected stolen groceries.  The suspects appeared in the Lichtenburg Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 28 and Thursday, 30 April 2020. They were all remanded in custody until Tuesday, 5 May 2020 for formal bail application.

The North West Provincial Commissioner, Lieutenant General Sello Kwena lauded the police for their tireless efforts in ensuring that the perpetrators are apprehended. He warned that the police will continue to work hard to make certain that those who undermine the authority of the State including public office bearers, are dealt with harshly.  

Source: South African Police Service

Komet announces the postponement of filing its annual financial statements and MD&A for the year 2019, due to COVID-19 related-delays

MONTREAL, May 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Komet Resources Inc. (“Komet” or the “Corporation”) (TSXV: KMT) has postponed filing its annual financial statements and management’s discussion and analysis for the year ended December 31, 2019 (collectively the “2019 annual documents”), due to logistics and delays caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Komet is relying on Decision […] read more

KOMET – ANNONCE LE REPORT DU DÉPÔT DE SES ÉTATS FINANCIERS ANNUELS ET DE SON RAPPORT DE GESTION POUR L’ANNÉE 2019, EN RAISON DE RETARDS LIÉS À COVID-19

MONTRÉAL, 01 mai 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Les Ressources Komet Inc. (« Komet » ou la « Société ») a reporté le dépôt de ses états financiers annuels et du rapport de gestion pour l’exercice clos le 31 décembre 2019 (collectivement les «documents annuels 2019»), en raison des retards causés par la pandémie de COVID-19. Komet s’appuie sur la […] read more