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Trio jailed for teen’s gang-rape
March 20 2015 at 16:02

Three men who kidnapped a Limpopo teenager and repeatedly raped her throughout the night have been jailed for 25 years.

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Three held for ‘fong kong’ takkies
March 20 2015 at 15:59

Three Mozambican women allegedly found in possession of counterfeit takkies worth around R80 000 were arrested in Mpumalanga.

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Mpuma strikers cook on open fires
March 19 2015 at 19:58

Striking staff members at the Mpumalanga Regional Training Trust have built cooking fires outside the premises to feed themselves during the strike.

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Higher court for Phosa butler case
March 19 2015 at 19:07

The fraud and theft case against former ANC treasurer general Mathews Phosa's ex-butler has been transferred to a higher court.

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Court condemns protest violence
March 19 2015 at 17:20

Government is failing the people but violent protests are not the answer, an Mpumalanga magistrate said.

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Former Mpuma SAPS commissioner dies
March 19 2015 at 17:11

Former Mpumalanga police commissioner Lt-Gen Mhlabunzima Eric Nkabinde has died, the SA Police Service said.

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Four dead, 11 hurt in taxi crash
March 19 2015 at 14:31

Four people died and 11 others were injured when a minibus overturned on the R40 Barberton Road about 3km outside Nelspruit.

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Students in dock for hostel protest
March 18 2015 at 21:55

Twelve students appeared in the Acornhoek Magistrate's Court after they allegedly staged a violent protest over accomodation.

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Mom strangles, bites baby to death
March 18 2015 at 19:17

A 24-year-old woman has been arrested for choking and biting her one-year-old daughter to death.

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Lightning kills Mpumalanga pupil
March 18 2015 at 15:15

A 17-year-old school pupil has died after being struck by lightning while running for cover during a thunderstorm in Mpumalanga.

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Daycare owner not guilty of child abuse
March 12 2015 at 18:22

A former daycare owner accused of tying up children, assaulting them, and feeding them faeces was acquitted of all charges.

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Hunt on for Mpuma heist gang
March 12 2015 at 17:49

Mpumalanga police are still searching for a large group of people who staged a cash-in-transit heist on the Verena to Witbank road.

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Top cop speaks out on constable clash
March 12 2015 at 15:50

Lt-Gen Mark Magadlela issues statement to "put the record straight" on confrontation between himself and "errant" junior cop

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More details on constable, commissioner clash
March 12 2015 at 11:40

The Mpumalanga constable who accidentally lunged at his boss reportedly faces several departmental charges.

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22 hurt in three-vehicle smash
March 11 2015 at 11:06

Twenty-two people were hurt in a collision between a taxi and two other vehicles in Middelburg, paramedics said.

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Constable, commissioner exchange blows
March 10 2015 at 10:53

A Mpumalanga police constable is in a pickle after laying into his boss “by accident”, a newspaper report said.

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Five held over R24m illicit cigarettes
March 8 2015 at 10:13

Mpumalanga police said arrested five people have been arrested for dealing in illicit cigarettes.

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Parolee jailed for raping again
March 5 2015 at 17:37

Mpumalanga rapist sentenced to 17 years in prison for raping two women six months after his release on parole

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Initiation school a ‘rape den’
March 4 2015 at 20:47

An initiation school in Mpumalanga was used as a sex den where 21 girls aged between nine and 17 were repeatedly raped and physically abused, the court heard.

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Couple face 49 rape charges
March 2 2015 at 19:58

A man and a woman appeared in a Nelspruit court on 49 counts of rape and assault of 21 girls.

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