The police minister has warned that a prison sentence of 10 years was now the maximum punishment people caught in possession of stolen property.
Details of a possible murder plot emerged in what was initially thought to have been a robbery at Charmaine Naidoo's home.
Seventeen people were injured when a truck overturned and rolled down a steep embankment near Newcastle, paramedics said.
Health care still a struggle in Cape
A former farm worker says her life has improved since democracy, but not her access to health services.
Pretoria squatters vow to spoil votes
DA grilled over links with Israel
Zille to declare dispute over ‘plight ...
Gumtree murder suspects caught on CCT ...
More South Africa
Whether you are a buyer or seller, wegotads is your online marketplace.
Buying a car has never been easy. Motoring.co.za contains a large database of car listings with a user friendly search.
Start searching today »
You are here:
We like to make your life easier
Subscribe to one of our feeds and receive instant news.
Browse IOL on your phone at m.iol.co.za.
Subscribe to our newsletters. News delivered to your inbox!
TwitterJoin us now
FacebookJoin us now
Terms & Conditions
POST © 1999 - 2010 Independent Online. All rights strictly reserved. Independent Online is a wholly owned subsidiary of Independent News and Media. Reliance on the information this site contains is at your own risk. Independent Newspapers subscribes to the South African Press Code that prescribes news that is truthful, accurate, fair and balanced. If we don't live up to the Code please contact the Press Ombudsman at 011 484 3612/8.