CNS News 23.2.2018 01:40 pm

WATCH: Daring cash heist on PTA north highway

The nine robbers bombed the van before fleeing with an undisclosed amount of cash.

A daring cash-in-transit heist took place on the Mabopane highway on Friday morning when robbers shot the tyres of the cash van, forcing it to stop, Pretoria East Rekord reports.

WATCH: Daring cash heist on PTA north highway
WATCH: Daring cash heist on PTA north highway

WATCH: Daring cash heist on PTA north highway

The nine robbers bombed the van before fleeing with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Nine arrests over Bilbao v Spartak fan violence
World

Nine arrests over Bilbao v Spartak fan violence

Police arrested nine people, including three Russians and a Pole, during clashes in Bilbao ahead of a Europa League match between Russian club Spartak Moscow and Athletic Bilbao in which a police officer died of a heart attack, officials said Friday.
BMW plans electric Mini production in China
World

BMW plans electric Mini production in China

German auto giant BMW said Friday it plans to build an electric version of its compact Mini in China, in a possible joint venture with local partner Great Wall.
Former SADF colonel sentenced to death in South Sudan
South Africa

Former SADF colonel sentenced to death in South Sudan

Retired Colonel William Endley will be hanged for trying to overthrow the government.
Ruling party eyes big win in Djibouti parliamentary poll
Africa

Ruling party eyes big win in Djibouti parliamentary poll

Djibouti was voting on Friday in parliamentary polls expected to hand a fresh victory to the ruling party of President Ismael Omar Guelleh in an election largely boycotted by the opposition.
Premier announces lifestyle audits for all politicians in North West
South Africa

Premier announces lifestyle audits for all politicians in North West

All those who have been living large at taxpayer expense may soon have to answer uncomfortable questions.
Ajay Gupta being sought for arrest on ‘separate case of corruption’
South Africa

Ajay Gupta being sought for arrest on ‘separate case of corruption’

The acting Hawks head says they are building their ‘state of capture’ investigation, but no arrest of Duduzane Zuma appears imminent.
UN wants prosecutions for South Sudan war crimes
Africa

UN wants prosecutions for South Sudan war crimes

A UN rights commission in South Sudan said Friday there was sufficient evidence to charge at least 41 senior officers and officials with war crimes and crimes against humanity.
AfriForum lays criminal charges against Abrahams
South Africa

AfriForum lays criminal charges against Abrahams

This as Abrahams is due to receive recommendations today on whether Zuma should be prosecuted for being implicated in the arms deal.
Student organisation calls for exams to be written in mother tongue
News

Student organisation calls for exams to be written in mother tongue

Cosas says if the Constitution gives pupils the right to be taught in the language of their choice then that right should extend to the language used for assessment.
Local police rescue man from boot outside Hawks office in Mpumalanga
CNS News

Local police rescue man from boot outside Hawks office in Mpumalanga

Nobody heard the man shouting for help and banging against the boot.
Strikes pound Syria enclave as world fumbles for response
World

Strikes pound Syria enclave as world fumbles for response

Syrian regime air strikes and artillery fire hit the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta for a sixth straight day Friday as the world struggled to reach a deal to stop the carnage.
China takes over Anbang, prosecutes ex-boss for ‘economic crimes’
World

China takes over Anbang, prosecutes ex-boss for ‘economic crimes’

China took over Anbang Insurance Group for a year on Friday and said its former chairman faces prosecution for “economic crimes”, in the government’s most drastic move yet to rein in politically connected companies whose splashy overseas investments have fuelled fears of a financial collapse.
Former S.African soldier sentenced to death in S.Sudan
Africa

Former S.African soldier sentenced to death in S.Sudan

A former South African soldier was sentenced to death in South Sudan on Friday for attempting to overthrow the government.
Dubai accuses Djibouti of illegally seizing key Africa port
Africa

Dubai accuses Djibouti of illegally seizing key Africa port

Dubai has said it is seeking international arbitration against Djibouti after the Horn of Africa nation terminated its concession at a key port that is the main transit route to landlocked Ethiopia.
Alfa Romeo Giulietta heads to Phakisa Raceway
Motorsport

Alfa Romeo Giulietta heads to Phakisa Raceway

Preliminary test results at Zwartkops last week, saw the Alfa recording its fastest time since its debut last year.
EFF ejected from NW opening of parliament in Marikana
South Africa

EFF ejected from NW opening of parliament in Marikana

This was after EFF members continued to shout ‘order’ while North West premier Supra Mahumapelo was delivering his Sate of the Province Address speech.
It is shameful to take provincial address to Marikana, say EFF, DA
South Africa

It is shameful to take provincial address to Marikana, say EFF, DA

EFF wants to know if premier will apologise on behalf of the ANC for the State killing people in Marikana.
Peter Ndoro ‘humbled’ by messages of support after ‘killing off Ramaphosa’
News

Peter Ndoro ‘humbled’ by messages of support after ‘killing off Ramaphosa’

The seasoned news anchor will be back on our screens again on Monday after taking a bit of time to recharge his batteries.
Man ashamed after stroke of misfortune
CNS News

Man ashamed after stroke of misfortune

Photographs showed that he had been masturbating while driving.
Missing Mariannhill woman found dead
South Africa

Missing Mariannhill woman found dead

The missing woman was last seen leaving her homestead on 2 February.
WATCH: Clever shoplifters take out armed robber with shotgun, save cashier
World

WATCH: Clever shoplifters take out armed robber with shotgun, save cashier

This was a case of small-time criminals suddenly becoming big-time heroes.
Deputy Minister Manamela in another attempt to fix wage dispute at DUT
South Africa

Deputy Minister Manamela in another attempt to fix wage dispute at DUT

This will be the second time the deputy minister will be visiting the institution. Last month he facilitated negotiations that collapsed.
Mahumapelo arrives in Marikana to deliver NW Sopa
South Africa

Mahumapelo arrives in Marikana to deliver NW Sopa

Mahumapelo arrived led by a police officer on horseback, carrying the national flag.
High school pupil fatally stabs classmate in Limpopo
South Africa

High school pupil fatally stabs classmate in Limpopo

The 18-year-old pupil was certified dead on arrival at hospital.
Woman poisons own baby in North West
South Africa

Woman poisons own baby in North West

The woman was arrested on Tuesday for murder.


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