Tag: Piet Retief

Mine manager arrested for illegal mining allegations

A mine manager was arrested for Contravention of the National Environmental Management Act last Thursday. This is following a tip-off from the Department of Mineral Resources officials about illegal mining activities taking place at a...

Truck and bus owner arrested for R89m corruption

A prominent businessman has been arrested in connection with R89 million fraud and corruption charges related to vehicle licence fees. Morris Robert Shabalala (58), who owns a fleet of busses and semi-trailers registered under the...

Two suspects arrested for torching trucks

A multidisciplinary team assigned with investigating the attacks and burning of trucks have made their first arrests yesterday morning in Piet Relief. READ | Two sets of twins die in shack fire Two men aged 29 and...

Man sentenced to life for killing wife and assaulting daughter

The Mpumalanga Division of the High Court, sitting in Breyten, sentenced Lucky Bheki Ngwenya of Wetteran Farm in Piet Retief to life and an additional ten years imprisonment yesterday. According to the National Prosecuting Authority,...