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VERULAM ALLEGED DRUG DEALER TO APPEAR IN COURT

KWAZULU-NATAL – A 37-year-old alleged drug dealer was arrested by the Durban Hawks’ South African Narcotics Enforcement Bureau (SANEB) on Wednesday, 08 April 2020. The team acted on information regarding a suspect who was reportedly dealing in drugs at Golden Green Gardens flats, Phoenix. The identified premises were searched resulting in quantities of cocaine powder, …

SUSPECTED DIESEL THIEVES STOPPED IN THEIR TRACKS IN MPUMALANGA

MPUMALANGA – Three suspected diesel thieves have been arrested in Witbank, Mpumalanga. The Hawks’ provincial Serious Organised Crime Investigation received a tip-off that the trio were on their way to steal diesel at Umpunzi Opencast mine. The team with the assistance of the Witbank SAPS and Bidvest Protea Coin Security kept observation when the suspects …

Females in SAPS Uniform holding bottles of beer

Pretoria: 08 April 2020 – The South African Police Service has noted with concern photograph of two females in SAPS uniform each holding what appears to be a bottle of beer and posing next to packs of liquor. The SAPS are currently investigating the authenticity and origin of the picture to determine the identity of …

Download My Hero is You, Storybook for Children on COVID-19

Children’s story book released to help children and young people cope with COVID-19 GENEVA, 9 April 2020 – A new story book that aims to help children understand and come to terms with COVID-19 has been produced by a collaboration of more than 50 organizations working in the humanitarian sector, including the World Health Organization, …

CASH-IN-TRANSIT SUSPECT ARRESTED IN PRETORIA

GAUTENG – David Mzamane Maluleka (41) also known as “Mdeva” was denied bail by the Temba Magistrates Court on Wednesday on various armed robbery charges. Maluleka is linked to, amongst others, cash in-transit related robberies, possession of suspected stolen vehicles, house robberies and armed robberies in Gauteng. His arrest comes after his Soshanguve case for …

Departement van openbare werke en infrastruktuur sal kwarantyn-geriewe drasties moet opskerp

Omstandighede by kwarantyn-geriewe wat die minister van openbare werke en infrastruktuur, Patricia de Lille, geoormerk het vir die Covid-19-pandemie, sal drasties verbeter moet word. Minister De Lille het reeds verlede maand tussen 37 tot 52 persele geïdentifiseer wat insluit staatsgeboue, hotelle, vakansie-oorde en hospitale. Dit is egter nog nie bekend waar al hierdie geriewe geleë …

Mpumalanga se poreuse grense kan nasionale inperking in die wiele ry

Probleme met toegang by grensposte en poreuse grense in Mpumalanga kan die effektiwiteit van die nasionale korona-inperking in die wiele ry indien omstandighede en veiligheid by die grense en grensposte nie verbeter nie. Die poreuse grense tussen Mpumalanga, Mosambiek en Swaziland, skep nie net ‘n bedreiging vir nasionale veiligheid wat misdaad aanbetref nie, maar skep …

Neem beheer oor jou eie toekoms post Covid-19

Die VF Plus loods vandag sy post Covid-19-projek waar sakelui en ondernemers inspraak kan kry in die skep van ‘n nuwe handelsklimaat vir die toekoms deur hul insette te lewer. Sake-eienaars sal indringend moet besin oor die tydperk post Covid-19 wat onafwendbaar die geleentheid skep vir die begin van ‘n nuwe sake- en handelstoekoms in …

Modes of transmission of virus causing COVID-19: implications for IPC precaution recommendations

Scientific brief – Issued by the World Health Organization According to current evidence, COVID-19 virus is transmitted between people through respiratory droplets and contact routes. Droplet transmission occurs when a person is in in close contact (within 1 m) with someone who has respiratory symptoms (e.g. coughing or sneezing,) and is therefore at risk of …