The fight against cross border crime has intensified in Mpumalanga with law enforcement agencies operating on the border with Mozambique have called on communities to help identify illegal activities in their respective areas.
Police Minister, Bheki Cele, says security agencies are working tirelessly to combat cross-border crime.
South African troops deployed along the South Africa-Mozambique border are making progress.
The SANDF is calling on local communities to assist them with information that could lead to the arrest of criminals conducting illegal operations on the South African border.
Mozambique’s security forces have identified six men they regard as the ringleaders of a nascent Islamist insurgency that has killed over 100 people in the north, and called on local people to help capture them, news agency Lusa reported on Monday.