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London Road in Alexandra opened after protest

9 September 2020, 3:25 PM

The busy London Road in Alexandra, north of Johannesburg, is open to traffic again after it had been barricaded with rocks and burning tyres earlier today.

Fire destroys dozens of shacks in Alexandra township

2 July 2020, 6:59 PM

Scores of people have been displaced after a fire ravaged their shacks in Alexandra township north of Johannesburg. The cause of the fire is not yet known and firefighters are on scene.

Commuters in Alexandra left stranded following taxi strike

22 June 2020, 12:02 PM

Taxi commuters in Alexandra township, north of Johannesburg, say the total taxi shutdown by Santaco on Monday morning, will have dire consequences for their jobs.

Family of Alexandra man allegedly killed by soldiers doesn’t trust SANDF probe

5 May 2020, 5:44 PM

Relatives of an Alexandra man, allegedly killed by soldiers, say they do not trust the South African National Defence Force’s investigation into the murder.

Man who was allegedly killed by soldiers in Alexandra buried

18 April 2020, 1:08 PM

The man who was allegedly killed by soldiers in Alexander in Gauteng has been buried at his home village of Mawa outside Tzaneen in Limpopo.

Alexandra residents defiant on first day of 21-day lockdown

27 March 2020, 8:03 PM

The police and the army have been moving through different sections of the Alexandra Township, north of Johannesburg, urging residents to stay in their homes.

MEC visits Alexandra, Tembisa on issues affecting them

22 February 2020, 9:44 AM

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Faith Mazibuko will meet with the communities of Alexandra and Tembisa in Johannesburg on Saturday to engage on various safety issues affecting them.

WATCH | Alexandra Ministerial Imbizo: 16 February 2020

16 February 2020, 11:40 AM

The Deputy Minister of Police ,Cassel Mathale,  represents the Police Ministry at the Alexandra Ministerial Imbizo today. This is in response to a call by community leaders after the fatal shooting of the late Samantha Radebe, who was caught in the crossfire between the police and criminals.

Cele commits to working with Alexandra community to address crime

20 January 2020, 7:34 AM

Minister of Police, Bheki Cele, has committed to work with the community of Alexandra, north of Johannesburg to address the crime problem in the township.

A call for calm as IPID investigates fatal shooting of Alexandra woman

17 January 2020, 8:18 PM

Gauteng MEC for Community Safety Faith Mazibuko has called on the community of Alexandra, north of Johannesburg, to remain calm and allow Independent Police Investigative Directorate to investigate the fatal shooting of a woman on Wednesday.  



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