Category «Society»

VF Plus verwelkom NRK verslag oor plaasmoorde

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Die VF Plus verwelkom die verslag oor plaasmoorde wat die SA Menseregtekommissie (MRK) vandag uitgereik het,” sê dr. Pieter Groenewald, die VF Plus se hoofwoordvoerder oor polisie. Dr. Groenewald sê die verslag verwys ook na die vorige twee verslae oor plaasmoorde en gee ‘n goeie samevatting oor plaasveiligheid in Suid-Afrika. Volgens dr. Groenewald gee die …

ANC kan nie Vrouedag kaap nie

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Vrouedag behoort die rol en stryd van alle vroue in Suid-Afrika se geskiedenis te vier en te gedenk, maar dit is duidelik dat die ANC dit sien as ʼn dag waarop hulde gebring word aan slegs die ANC se vroue en hul stryd, sê dr. Pieter Mulder, leier van die VF Plus. Dr. Mulder het …

Yet another IFP leader killed in Inanda

IFP

The Inkatha Freedom Party is reeling from shock after yet another of its leaders was gunned down at Inanda near KwaMashu in Durban this afternoon. “We are shocked that the killing of our leaders in that area has not stopped. Mr Zwelithini “Fuhluza” Khumalo was gunned down in cold blood this afternoon as he arrived …

Hawks member killed, robbed

Hawks

Pretoria – The Acting Head of the Directorate For Priority Crimes Investigation (HAWKS) Major General Mthandazo Ntlemeza has set up a task team to investigate the murder of Warrant Officer Petrus Johannes Holz on Wednesday morning. A 50-year-old Holz, previously attached to Hawks’ Commercial Crime Unit, was driving to work when his car apparently hit …

Huisroof in SA neem 105% toe in een dekade

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“Die aanval op die bekende ekonoom, Dawie Roodt en sy gesin, plaas huisroof in Suid-Afrika opnuut in die kollig. Roof by woonhuise, as die misdaad wat die meeste gevrees word in Suid-Afrika, het met 105% die afgelope tien jaar toegeneem. Van 9 391 gevalle in 2004/05 tot 19 284 in 2013/14 volgens die Polisie se …

Pensioenfondse nie meer veilig van die ANC-regering nie

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Geluide wat die ANC-regering oor pensioenfondse maak raak al hoe meer onheilspellend, en gesien teen die agtergrond van die verwoestingswerk van Transnet se twee fondse, sal die VF Plus enige wetgewing hieroor op elke moontlike manier beveg, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre woordvoerder oor ekonomie. Die ANC se voorsitter in Gauteng, …

Nog ‘n plaasaanval bewys krisis

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Die Vryheidsfront Plus veroordeel die mees onlangse plaasaanval in die Vrystaat op mnr. Johannes en mev. Rita Kritzinger ten sterkste. Die Kritzinger-egpaar, wat tussen Verkykerskop en Vrede boer, is Sondagmiddag kritiek gewond deur twee gewetenlose aanvallers en vir die dood agtergelaat. Bykans ʼn honderd boere het Sondagmiddag verbete gesoek na die aanvallers. Die feit dat …

Joint Police Operations nets R3.5 million worth of drugs and R4.5 million in cash

Pretoria – A police operation has resulted in the arrest of 15 suspects, the seizure of drugs worth R3,5 million and R4 million in cash. The arrests followed after Operation Damon, in which the drug-trafficking network in East London in the Eastern Cape, was investigated.  Operation Damon conceived in January this year, involved officials from …

VF Plus dien vandag resolusies by UNPO in oor plaasmoorde en Afrikaans

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Die VF Plus is vandag aan die woord voor die algemene raad van die Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO) in Brussels, België, waar twee voorleggings – oor plaasmoord en die amptelike diskriminering teen Afrikaans, voorgelees en ingedien gaan word. (Die resolusies word onder aan hierdie verklaring aangeheg). UNPO sal die resolusies die naweek bespreek, …

Cigarette Truck Hijackers Feel The Heat

Police

Pretoria – 2 July 2015: The National Commissioner of the South African Police Service, General Riah Phiyega, has approved the establishment of an intelligence-driven, undercover operation to intensify the fight against the hijacking of cigarette trucks in Gauteng and other affected provinces. A multi-disciplinary operational approach to address the threat of armed robberies of vehicles …

Krecjir : Alleged hitman nabbed

Police

Pretoria: 25 June 2015 – In an intelligence driven operation today the special task team set up by the National Commissioner, General Riah Phiyega, to investigate cases linked to Rodavan Krecjir, arrested two men for conspiracy to commit murder. The men are alleged to have been part of an elaborate plot to kill several witnesses …

1680 years sentence judgment for nine suspects in R6 million post bank fraud

Hawks

Pretoria – The South Gauteng High Court has on Wednesday, 24 June 2015, sentenced nine convicted fraudsters to an effective 1680 years combined for defrauding the Post Bank, forgery and uttering, money laundering and stealing money from unsuspecting persons’ account as well as racketeering. Isaac Dithlakanyane (40), an enterprise owner and a ringleader, was sentenced …

Armed robbers killed in shootout with police

Crime

Pretoria : 21 June 2015 – Today at approximately 17:15 two armed robbery suspects were shot and killed and a third was wounded following a shoutout with police in Haaroff Street in Pretoria Moot. In a joint intelligence driven operation comprising of members from National Crime Intelligence, the National Investigation Unit (NINU), Directorate for Priority …

Three Suspected Rhino Poachers Arrested

Preetoria: 12 June 2015 – The South African Police Service’s National Intervention Unit and Mpumalanga Tracking Team pounced on three suspected rhino poachers in the early hours of this morning, 12 June 2015, in Acornhoek, Mpumalanga. A 30 year old South African male and a 32 year old Mozambican male were arrested at their place …

Three busted for running a brothel

Hawks

Pretoria – A man from Thailand and two women from China were arrested by the Hawks and Brooklyn SAPS members for running a brothel in Pretoria on Wednesday evening. The Hawks, who were acting on information from a whistle blower, stormed the house in Brooklyn and rescued six Thai ladies aged between 23 and 38. …

SAPS’ family violence, protection and sexual offences investigations unit doubles capacity to deal with crimes against children

Pretoria – The South African Police Service (SAPS) has called on the community to work together to keep children safe and for parents to be more vigilant when it comes to their children’s whereabouts and activities. The call comes during National Child Protection Week (31 May to 7 June), an annual government initiative to raise …

Rhino horns found in Mozambique to be tested in South Africa

Pretoria: 28 May 2015 – Following the arrest of a Chinese national in Mozambique, the South African Police Service’s Rhino Task Team (task team) based at the Kruger National Park will work closely with Mozambican authorities to have the DNA samples of rhino horns found in that country to be tested to establish if they …

AfriForum reaksie op Carte Blanche insetsel

Carte Blanche: AfriForum se standpunt oor die rol van ras in plaasmoorde AfriForum se standpunt oor die rol van ras in plaasmoorde, is soos volg: AfriForum glo dat die feit dat baie plaasaanvalle met marteling en buitengewone wreedheid gepaard gaan, daarop dui dat dié aanvalle deur rassehaat aangehits word. Die organisasie meen egter dat daar …

Child Porn

Child Porn

Pretoria: 15 May 2015 – A 35 year old suspect who has been charged with rape, sexual assault, possession, manufacturing and distribution of child pornography, has been remanded in custody following his appearance in the Springbok Magistrates’ Court yesterday. As part of an international investigation, information was received that a suspect from Port Nolloth, Northern …

Two rhino poachers recovering in hospital

Two suspected rhino poachers are recovering in hospital after a shootout ensued at the Kruger National Park last week after the suspects were found trespassing in the park in Mpumalanga. Mozambican national Carlos Ngwane and Victor Mashile, whose nationality is not known, were arrested in separate areas but not without resistance in the form of …