At least five women and two children have been killed in separate incidents in Gauteng in the past 48 hours.
The body of a 22-year-old woman has been found at a dumping site in the Siyanyanzela Informal Settlement in Nyanga on the Cape Flats.
Police in the Eastern Cape are investigating the murder of a 20-year-old woman, allegedly at the hands of her boyfriend.
KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Community Safety and Liaison, Bheki Ntuli, has outlined a turnaround strategy to combat crime in the province.
Four suspects are expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Friday for the alleged killing of three people.