Police are investigating an incident in which five people were killed and 30 others arrested during a hostage drama at the International Pentecost Holiness Church in Zuurbekom, west of Johannesburg.
The accused in the murder case of Amahle Quku of Philippi on the Cape Flats has abandoned his bail application in the Wynberg Magistrate’s Court.
A man has been arrested for the alleged rape and murder of a woman at Hlobane in northern KwaZulu-Natal. Provincial Police Spokesperson Nqobile Gwala says initial investigations indicate that Zilandile Xulu was killed in her bedroom before being thrown off a cliff.
The Motsomi family at Thaga-di-epalayang near Hartswater in Northern Cape is mourning the death of its 26-year-old daughter, who was brutally killed by her former boyfriend on Sunday morning.
Police in Cape Town have arrested a 28-year-old man following the discovery of two bodies, in Belhar, believed to be those of a woman and her child.