8 people shot and killed in CT this past week

In another killing in the same area, a woman was shot dead while waiting for a taxi outside court, on Friday afternoon.


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Latest gang-related shooting in CT brings death toll to 6 this week

The latest victim is a 17-year-old boy who was gunned down in Mitchells Plain late on Thursday night.

EWN , South Africa Feb 7, 2019

‘SA’s Got Talent’ winner calls on police to 'step up' after family killed

The family of former SA’s Got Talent winner James Bhemgee is living in fear after the murder of his sister, three weeks after his son was gunned down.

IOL , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

One killed, another wounded in suspected gang shooting in Lentegeur

Anti-Gang Unit members are combing the area for clues after two more men were shot on Friday afternoon.

EWN , South Africa Feb 7, 2019

Gang violence leaves four dead in separate shootings in WC

A man was shot dead in Bonteheuwel and three more people were killed in Mitchells Plain.

EWN , South Africa Feb 5, 2019

Woman killed in shooting outside Bishop Lavis Court

Muniebah Nuwienhuys was with her twin brother, fetching her four-year-old daughter, when she was caught in the crossfire of suspected gang violence.

EWN , South Africa Feb 7, 2019

Three people shot during #LoadShedding in Bonteheuwel

Cape Town – Alleged gangsters are taking advantage of load shedding by shooting at their rivals under the cover of darkness.

IOL , South Africa Feb 14, 2019

Khayelitsha Site C residents angered, heartbroken by death of EFF activist

Thirty-year-old Kuliswa Nondala was gunned down inside her home in the TR Section informal settlement over the weekend.

EWN , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

Slain Mombasa youth Shee Hassan 'predicted' his death

The Star counted five bullet holes in his body that was lying at Coast Level Five Hospital morgue minutes after he was eliminated.

The Star , Kenya Feb 8, 2019

Two arrested after Cape nurse found lying in a pool of blood

Cape Town - Cops have arrested two suspects after the body of a 55-year-old male nurse was found murdered in his home in Nolloth Crescent, Blackheath.

IOL , South Africa Feb 8, 2019

'Closet killer' Ziyaad Haywood allegedly killed Sniper security guard

Cape Town - A security company has fingered murder suspect Ziyaad Haywood as the man who robbed and shot one of their guards more than a year ago, but says the case has gone cold due to shoddy police work.

IOL , South Africa Feb 5, 2019

Another Cape Town dad shot dead while dropping child off at school

A man has been shot dead while dropping his child off at school in Mitchells Plain, Cape Town on Wednesday morning.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 6, 2019

3 hit by trains in the Cape in the last 48 hours

The latest accident happened on Wednesday morning, when a 30-year-old woman was knocked down in Lansdowne, Western Cape police spokesperson FC van Wyk said.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 13, 2019

Father shot while asleep in bed, 7-year-old daughter wounded

A 35-year-old man has been shot and killed in his sleep, and his daughter wounded, Eastern Cape police said on Thursday.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 7, 2019

Taxi driver shot in the head and killed in Cape Town

A minibus taxi driver, 36, was shot in the head and killed in Eisleben Road in Lentegeur, Mitchells Plain, in Cape Town on Thursday morning.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 14, 2019

CT dad fatally wounded after dropping children at school

The anti-gang unit is investigating the shooting that took place outside the school earlier this morning.

EWN , South Africa Feb 5, 2019

Police arrest four after 3 killed in Mitchells Plain gang attack

CAPE TOWN - Four people are in police custody for a triple murder in Mitchells Plain.

EWN , South Africa Feb 4, 2019

Two Afghan journalists killed in attack on radio station

KABUL -Two journalists were shot and killed when gunmen stormed their radio station in northeast Afghanistan, officials said Wednesday, underscoring the dangers faced by reporters in the war-torn country.

EWN , South Africa Feb 5, 2019

4 killed as hospital torched in Cameroon's anglophone west

The incident occurred in Kumba, a town which serves as the commercial hub for the anglophone region and which has been badly hit by the violence between separatists and Cameroon troops that began in October 2017.

EWN , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

Nigerian elections 2019: Stampede claims 15 lives

Police in Rivers state, of which Port Harcourt is the capital, earlier gave a toll of four dead and four injured, while Buhari’s office said only that “several” people lost their lives.

The South African , South Africa Feb 14, 2019

3 dead in in suspected gang shooting in Mitchells Plain

Three men were killed in an alleged gang shooting in Lentegeur, Mitchells Plain on Monday, Western Cape police said.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 4, 2019