Press Releases

State of California Tackles Drought with IoT & Blockchain

The Freshwater Trust, IBM Research and SweetSense Inc. aim to make groundwater usage sustainable SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Freshwater Trust (TFT), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit working to protect and restore freshwater ecosystems, is partnering with IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) and SweetSense Inc., a provider of low-cost satellite connected sensors, to pilot technologies which can […]


Suspect arrested with dagga: Olifantshoek

On Wednesday, 06 February 2019 at about 02:30 the Olifantshoek SAPS arrested a 27-year-old man, Mr Lebogang Boitse with dagga at the hiking spot in Olifantshoek, Northern Cape. Police were patrolling and found fifteen (15) black bags containing dagga w…


Villagers Describe Horror in South Sudan’s Yei River State

YEI, SOUTH SUDAN An unknown number of villagers were killed and hundreds of others displaced during fighting in South Sudan’s Yei River State this week.In this latest round of fighting, government forces teamed up with SPLA-IO (Sudan People’s Liberatio…


Two alleged armed robbers shot and killed last night

Police have opened two inquest dockets after two suspects involved in serious and violent crimes were shot and killed during a shoot-out at Bryanston and Tembisa last night. One suspect was shot by a house owner following an attempted house robbery. In…