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AUTHORITIES HOT ON THE HEELS OF KIDNAPPERS

AUTHORITIES HOT ON THE HEELS OF KIDNAPPERS Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says investigations into a series or kidnappings are “on-going” and sources say police are hot on the heels of the criminals. Today is Day 86 and Pretoria businessman Omar Carrim is still missing. Carrim (76) was kidnapped on Aug 3. “Concerned Muslims of Cape […]

NEW ORPHANAGE FOR ENNERDALE SOON

NEW ORPHANAGE FOR ENNERDALE SOON A new multi-million rand orphanage is to be constructed in Ennerdale, south of Johannesburg. The project is being undertaken by the local Muslim community and it will be open to all sections of the community. Speaking at the soil-turning ceremony today, Councillor Mohamed Christians, City of Joburg’s Chair of Chairs, […]

KIDNAPPING ALERT: ACT NOW TO CRACK THE RINGS

by Yusuf Abramjee. The next big organized crime has hit South Africa- Kidnappings. There has been a series of kidnappings over recent years and it appears to be escalating. What is worrying is that these syndicates are becoming more daring and they are clearly sophisticated. Kidnapping syndicates have been operating for some time – taking their […]

Lawyers Against Abuse (LvA).

I visited Diepsloot north of Johannesburg last week and met individuals from non-profit organisation Lawyers Against Abuse (LvA). The NGO does superb work and they assist hundreds of abused women annually. They focus on gender-based violence and their legal and counseling services are all provided free of charge. Scores of women are raped and beaten […]

OPEN LETTER: #MakeSAsafe

OPEN LETTER: #MakeSAsafe Monday 19 June 2017 Dear Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Premiers, MEC’s, Mayors, MMC’s and corporate leaders, CRIME IN SA AND FINDING URGENT SOLUTIONS You are fully aware that crime is affecting all of us. Criminals are running amok and the situation does not seem to be improving. In fact, indications are that it’s […]

MBALULA MAKING HIS MARK

MBALULA MAKING HIS MARK Fikile Mbalula was appointed as the new Police Minister at the end of March. Mbalula started making his mark from day one in office. He hit the ground running and he is certainly keeping the momentum as his 100 days in office fast approaches. Mbalula, as I have said from the […]

R100 000 DONATED TO CHARITIES TO ASSIST HAJJ PILGRIMS

MEDIA STATEMENT THURSDAY 1 June 2017 R100 000 DONATED TO CHARITIES TO ASSIST HAJJ PILGRIMS Two South African charities received a boost when R100 000 was donated to them to assist needy pilgrims traveling for the annual Hajj Pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. The proceeds of the coffee table book, #Hajj2016 #AbramjeeOnHajj,  published by social activist, […]