May 28, 2017

‘Jesus killer’ gets 45 years!

As homeless man is sent to 45 years for the triple murders of fellow homeless people in Virginia outside of Welkom… A homeless man that killed not one but three of his fellow homeless people in the area of Virginia, outside of Welkom in the Free State Province, and inscribing words Jesus on rocks he used to kill them, has been slapped with a sentence of 45 years by the Virginia Regional court. The court found Mokete Samuel Fane guilty of the charges brought forward against him in relation to the events of March last year when three bodies of…

Municipal manager’s homes robbed

… Robbers hit Kopanong municipal manager’s Trompsburg home then a day later strike again at her Bloem home Mystery surrounds the seemingly choreographed robberies at the family home of Kopanong Local Municipality manager Lebo Moletsane in Trompsburg and her house in Bloemfontein which happened hardly a day apart. According to police, Maletsane’s mother aged 73 and her brother were robbed in their home on Sunday night around 7pm by four men who took their cell phones and the mother’s bank cards after demanding cash from her. And on the following day, around 1pm, Maletsane’s maid was attacked by two men…

Schoolgirl pregnancies drop

… Dept credits prevention campaigns involving both girls and boys for decline in pregnancies The Free State province recorded a 36.3 percent drop in learner pregnancies between 2014 and 2016, the department of basic education said. Figures recently presented to parliament by basic education minister Angie Motshekga in response to a question from the opposition DA indicate that pregnancies dropped from 765 in 2014 to 694 in 2015 before coming down to 487 last year. The opposition wanted to know the number of learners who fell pregnant in school per Grade between 2014 and 2016 in the country. The provincial…