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13 sec video and prisoner swop deal, positive news for Shiraad

Johannesburg – A 13-second video clip showing a thinner Shiraaz Mohamed in a darkened room could be proof that the South African photographer is alive and finally might be coming home, after a month-and-half in captivity in Syria. Bakar al-Maharmeh, the director of the Truth Collective South Africa, a humanitarian ...

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Fleeing house robbers fire at response officer in Umhlanga

A Blue Security armed response officer was lucky to escape uninjured when armed robbers fleeing the scene of an Umhlanga home invasion fired a shot at him. Blue Security operations manager Brian Jackson said the armed response officer had disturbed the gang at the scene when he responded to a ...

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Road closures for SANDF Armed Forces Day in Durban

Durban – Durban residents can expect traffic delays and road closures next week when the city hosts the South African National Defence Force’s (SANDF) Armed Forces Day. The Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry said businesses should take note of the expected disruptions as the city prepares for the Armed ...

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Double murder suspect soldier says he will plead not guilty

Durban – A soldier accused of shooting dead his girlfriend’s sister and a friend told the Ntuzuma Magistrate’s Court on Friday that he would plead not guilty when he stands trial. Thembinkosi American Ngcobo made the assertion while being questioned during his bail application. Ngcobo told the court that he ...

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Durban men can’t explain R22m found in their bags

Bloemfontein – The police in Bloemfontein were so busy counting bank notes to the tune of almost R22 million that they didn’t have time to delve deeper into the identities of two Durban men who had been nabbed with four money-filled suitcases at the city’s Bram Fischer Airport. Magistrate Paula ...

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UPDATE: Gas leak blamed for Durban Naval Base deaths

Latest information on the Durban Naval base incident is that there was a gas leak in a sewer where contractors were working killing three of them and another three Navy personnel who had responded to the men’s cries. SANDF spokesperson Masi Mgobozi confirmed the death of the three officers and ...

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BREAKING: Six men die in freak Durban Naval Base accident

Six men including three military personnel died this afternoon at the Naval Military base at the Durban Habour. Several others were injured. Circumstances are not yet clear but they died in a sewer pit suggesting they could have been overpowered by noxious gases. “ER24 paramedics found rescue teams already in ...

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