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Man accused of keeping girls as sex slaves
October 2 2014 at 11:14

A man is in the dock for luring Mozambican girls to SA and then using them as sex slaves, a report said.

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Rape suspect told to ask for sex
October 1 2014 at 18:23

A Mpumalanga magistrate told a rape suspect he should have asked for sex from an adult instead of forcing himself on a minor.

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No jail for student who killed friend
September 30 2014 at 20:47

An Mpumalanga student found guilty of stabbing his friend to death during a tavern brawl has been handed an effective three-year community service sentence.

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Cop pleads guilty to sex with 13-year-old
September 30 2014 at 20:36

A 50-year-old police officer has pleaded guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl during a drinking spree.

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Water supply restored after ‘sabotage’
September 29 2014 at 19:36

Water supply in Gauteng was restored to all areas after more than a week of disruptions caused by “economic sabotage”, Water Minister Nomvula Mokonyane said.

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Mpumalanga water maintenance postponed
September 29 2014 at 17:29

Major maintenance work on the uSuthu water supply network in Mpumalanga had been postponed, the DA said.

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Severe thunderstorms expected in SA
September 29 2014 at 13:03

Severe thunderstorms are expected in several provinces across the country, the SA Weather Service said.

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Baby dies after being set alight
September 29 2014 at 11:41

A Mpumalanga man is wanted for murder after he allegedly threw petrol over his wife and baby and set them alight.

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MPs on KNP inspection
September 26 2014 at 17:44

The parliamentary portfolio committee on environmental affairs has concluded a three-day fact finding visit to the Kruger National Park.

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SANParks poaching accused remanded
September 25 2014 at 21:47

Three SANParks employees accused of poaching rhino in the Kruger National Park will remain in custody until their next court appearance.

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Cop shot with his own gun
September 25 2014 at 21:46

A man allegedly shot and seriously injured a police officer with his own service firearm while he was attending to a stock theft complaint.

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MEC worried by Mpuma murder rate increase
September 23 2014 at 21:26

The 16.4 percent rise in Mpumalanga's murder rate was of grave concern, community safety MEC Vusi Shongwe said.

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Chewing muti in court is fine, judge says
September 23 2014 at 17:56

An Mpumalanga magistrate told a Swazi mother accused of dumping her newborn baby in a pit toilet that she was free to chew muti in court, but not bubblegum.

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Kruger fires under control
September 19 2014 at 13:32

Four fires in the Kruger National Park have been contained, SANParks said.

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Six days of fires at Kruger National Park
September 18 2014 at 21:44

Hot weather conditions have sparked fires at the Kruger National Park, the game reserve said.

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Student waits to hear fate for taven murder
September 18 2014 at 17:47

Judgment in the case of a first-year mechanical engineering student who pleaded guilty to stabbing and killing his friend during a tavern brawl has been postponed.

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Guard in court for boy’s rape
September 17 2014 at 21:16

A man from Zibokwane in Mpumalanga, accused of raping an 18-year-old youth, appeared briefly in the Tonga Magistrate's Court.

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Municipality speaker attacked at home
September 17 2014 at 15:26

Nkomazi municipality speaker Jackie Masiye has been held up at his home in Dludluma Trust near the Swaziland and Mozambican border.

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Dumped baby’s mom in dock
September 16 2014 at 16:16

A young Swazi mother accused of dumping her newborn baby in a pit toilet appeared in the Tonga Regional Court.

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Mpumalanga protesters block roads
September 16 2014 at 14:35

Protesters in Mganduzweni outside Hazyview in Mpumalanga barricaded the road leading into Nelspruit, police said.

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