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An intelligence-driven operation by police in Gauteng leads to the swift arrest of a suspect and recovery of an unlicensed firearm

On Saturday, 01 October 2022 police in Gauteng arrested a 26-year-old suspect for possession of an unlicensed firearm following an intelligence-driven operation in Heidelberg (Gauteng). Police reportedly obtained information of a suspect making his way to Gauteng from KwaZulu-Natal. A team comprising of members from Crime Intelligence and Sedibeng K9 unit operationalised the information and […]

Science

City libraries walk the talk

A new collaboration between the City of Cape Town’s Library Services and Tape Aids for the Avid Reader, will ensure visually impaired patrons and those struggling with learning disabilities such as dyslexia are able to access their audio books more readily. Due to delays with the postal service, many members of Tape Aids are struggling […]

Production

Trade Minister Minister Patel to host South Africa-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission (JEC)

Trade, Industry and Competition Minister Ebrahim Patel will host the 9th session of the South Africa-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission (JEC) and the South Africa-Saudi Arabia Trade and Investment Forum next week. The forum is set to take place on Monday in Pretoria alongside the 9th Session of the South Africa-Saudi Arabia Joint Economic Commission […]

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Help Giyani police locate a missing teenager

A search operation for a 17-year-old girl, Hlamalani Chauke popularly known as “Hlamie” from Mapayeni village have been launched by the Giyani police following her disappearance last week on Saturday 24 September 2022. She went missing while attending the unveiling of a tombstone celebration in the company of her mother at Vuhehli village who gave […]

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Youth Delegates Call for Active Role in Decision-Making, Tackling Global, National Problems, as Third Committee Continues Debate on Social Development

As the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) continued its general debate today on social development, youth delegates, describing the issues they encountered in everyday life and the future they were facing, challenged the lack of robust political representation and called for young people’s right to participate fully and actively in decision-making processes, both at […]