The police have launched a manhunt for three unknown men after Thursday’s attack in Verulam mosque, KwaZulu-Natal. The attackers entered the place of worship after afternoon prayers on Thursday where they attacked their targets. The attackers threw a petrol bomb inside the mosque before absconding the scene in a vehicle with no registration plates. One of the three targets of an attack died in hospital and the remaining two targets are in a critical condition and being treated in hospital. One of the survivors says it was a terror attack. Police confirmed they are probing a case of murder and attempted murder. The police say the motive remain unclear. The police have appealed to anyone with information that could assist them in the investigation to come forward. The Hawks and the forensic investigators have taken over the crime scene at Verulam mosque. The Hawks says their initial probe shows that there are elements of extremism behind this kind of attack. Suspects still on the run. Local residents are shocked after Verulam mosque attack. Local religious leaders define Verulam mosque attack as an act of terror. Muslim Judicial Council condemns the attack and blame ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria).
Home Affairs still in breach of court order to re-open Cape Town Refugee Reception Office by DA Shadow Minister of Home Affairs – Haniff Hoosen MP
The self-congratulatory tone of the Department of Home Affairs on the unveiling of a new building to house the Port Elizabeth Refugee Reception Office (RRO) is unbefitting a department which is still in breach of a court order to re-open the Cape Town RRO. It has taken seven years for the department to comply with […]
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Collins Ndlovu Johannesburg: the North Gauteng High Court has ruled against (NUMSA) National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa on the Independent Power Producers(IPP) matter. In February 2018, Minister of Department of Mineral Resources Jeff Radebe announced that they will sign contracts with 27 Independent Power Producers which will create over 60 000 jobs. The North […]