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Four most wanted Umhlali suspects nabbed

A total of four suspects were arrested by Umhlali Task Team during an intelligence driven operation aiming to trace their wanted suspects. On 15 January 2018, members conducted an operation in Umhlali policing precinct where two most wanted suspects were arrested and the Task Team…

Gauteng Legislature assesses school readiness

Members of the Gauteng Provincial Legislature (GPL) will embark on a school readiness drive from Wednesday until Friday to assess issues such as registration, teaching and the state of affairs in schools.Presiding officers [of the GPL] will engage with the schools management to identify critical…

DIRCO to meet US Embassy officials

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) will on Monday meet with officials from the Embassy of the United States of America in Pretoria, following the recent disturbing comments attributed to President Donald Trump.DIRCO said it will provide an opportunity to the Charges de…

Authorities Arrest 22 After Massacre in Southern Senegal

ZIGUINCHOR, SENEGAL Authorities in Senegal have arrested 22 people following a massacre in the country's southern Casamance region where the suspects had been looking for firewood in the forest.Abdou Sane, president of the youth association in the village where the arrests took place, said Monday…

Government demarches US embassy official

The Deparment of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) will on Monday, 15 January 2017, demarche the Charges de Affaires (the second in charge) of the Embassy of the United States of America in Pretoria following the recent disturbing comments attributed to President Donald Trump.The Department…

SOUTH AFRICA WELCOMES INTER-KOREAN EXCHANGES

PRETORIA, South Africa has welcomed the first high-level bilateral meeting between neighbours the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) this week.The meeting, which took place on Tuesday at the truce village of Panmunjeom near the inter-Korean border was the…