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Man stabbed multiple times in Villieria – Rekord Moot

A man was stabbed in Villieria at Pierneef Street and 30th Avenue in the Moot on Friday evening  In a statement, Medi-Edge First Responders paramedics said the man sustained serious injuries which included multiple stab wounds to the arms and upper body.  “The patient received treatment on the scene and was transported to a nearby […]

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Squalor behind west school a headache – Rekord Moot

Residents are frustrated as a group of homeless people have settled under a railroad bridge behind Laerskool Hermanstad in the west of Pretoria. There are tents and other objects used to make shelters and litter is scattered around freely, they say. The grass around the area is also overgrown. Hercules GPF chairman Johan van Staden […]

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Desperate bid to settle in SA fails | Pretoria News – Independent Online

Picture: succo/Pixabay Pretoria – Greener pastures, and not the gobbledygook he told the court, prompted a Somali man to seek refuge in South Africa. However, his explanation for fleeing his country did not go down well with the Gauteng High Court, Pretoria. In fact, the explanation seemingly made out of desperation to settle in the […]

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Samantha Mathane-Radebe was killed by police bullet – IPID – News24

The bullet that killed Samantha Mathane-Radebe during a shootout in Alexandra in January came from a police gun, the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) announced.  According to EWN, IPID spokesperson Sontaga Siesa said: “The results indicate that the firearm that killed Samantha came from an officer’s firearm.” Mathane-Radebe was only married for a month when she […]

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Tshwane to fertilise fresh produce market | Pretoria News – Independent Online

THE Tshwane Fresh Produce Market is believed to be on the brink of collapse due to lack of maintenance. Thobile Mathonsi African News Agency (ANA) Pretoria – The City of Tshwane has disputed claims that its fresh produce market is on the brink of collapse. However, the City said it was working on a turnaround […]

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Traffic instructor busted at local watering hole – Rekord Moot

A 45-year-old instructor at Boekenhoutkloof traffic training college is expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Monday on drunk-driving charges. The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) said in a statement its national traffic anti-corruption unit nabbed the instructor. “The instructor was arrested by members of the RTMC’s national traffic anti-corruption unit and Gauteng […]

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President’s plans for Pretoria – Rekord North

During his annual State of the Nation Address (SONA), President Cyril Ramaphosa touched on the government’s future plans for Tshwane. In his speech, he mentioned the establishment of a so-called “crime detection university” in Hammanskraal to improve the training of SAPS officers. Stressing the importance of such an institution, he said: “investment and growth require […]

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Police nab suspected sex offenders in Pretoria – Rekord Moot

Several alleged sexual offenders were nabbed in Pretoria last week. Two of them were arrested in the west of Pretoria and another in Rietfontein in the Moot. One person was searched in Garsfontein and two more arrested in Roodepoort and Kempton Park. The arrests were made during operation Moonlight, an anti-crime blitz by the family […]

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Neighbourhood gems: Where to eat in Pretoria East – Eat Out

Brought to you by From coffee shops to fine dining, here’s your culinary checklist for eating out in the leafy suburbs east of Pretoria. This selection comprises the Pretoria East restaurants that made the cut for the 2020 Eat Out 500, the list of best restaurants in the country as rated and reviewed by our […]

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BICCCS, Brooklyn Bridge, Pretoria – winemag – Wine Magazine

At BICCCS Brooklyn Bridge, Pretoria chef Fortunato Mazzone serves up the sort of simple abundance that makes a diner sigh and feel sorry for absent friends. Conversation quickly turns to who must be brought to enjoy the trattoria-type delights and which missed menu offering must be tried next time. One bite in there is no […]