Mother and son held at gunpoint and assaulted at their eatery
“BRITS POS – MABOLOKA - A man who runs a food stall at Maboloka taxi rank, Letlhabile with his mother, was busy packing up just before closing time on Wednesday, 21 February around 20:30 when three male customers entered under the pretext to buy food, but suddenly one of the men followed him into the kitchen, pointed a firearm at him and demanded money.
Three SAPS detectives arrested for alleged corruption
BRITS POS – HEBRON - The Hawks’ Serious Corruption Investigation members arrested three police detectives aged 39, 44 and 48 on Monday, 26 February 2024, for alleged corruption at a mall in Hebron, 30km northeast of Brits.
Reports indicate that the trio solicited gratification from the complainant in order not to arrest him.
They allegedly demanded R6000 and the complainant was able to pay them R2000.
Madibeng’s MM (acting) deletes email without reading it
BRITS POS – ELANDSRAND - On 23 January 2024 Councillor Eugene van der Schyff sent an urgent email to the acting municipal manager of Madibeng Local Municipality about the general problems and challenges in Elandsrand and requested that an urgent response would be appreciated.
The challenges that residents have to contend with on a daily basis and the dangers it poses are: