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).
Collins Ndlovu: Despite Manchester their recent double against old time archrival Manchester and losing twice to Liverpool in champions league quarter final, coach Pep Guardiola is confident that he will still win the when playing against Tottenham at Wembley Stadium on Saturday evening. Manchester City will travel to Tottenham on Saturday looking to put a […]
Opening Remarks by Deputy President David Mabuza at the SANAC Plenary Meeting, Polokwane, Limpopo Province
Our Host and Premier of Limpopo Province, Mr Stan Mathabatha, The Minister of Health, Dr Aaron Motsoaledi, Minister of Higher Education and Training, Ms Naledi Pandor, Deputy Ministers, MECs, Premiers, and Mayors present, Deputy Chair of SANAC, Ms Steve Letsike, Leaders of the SANAC Sectors in our midst, Good morning and a warm welcome to […]
DA welcomes Emfuleni being placed under administration, SIU must now investigate by Bongani Baloyi Cllr – DA Vaal Regional Chairperson The DA welcomes the news that the Emfuleni Local Municipality has been placed under administration as well as the subsequent resignation of the Mayor, Jacob Khawe. The DA has written to the Special Investigations Unit […]