SA Police nab Four Zimbabweans for cross-border stock theft

BY REX MPHISAFOUR suspects believed to be Zimbabweans have been arrested and charged after being found in possession of livestock suspected to have been stolen from Zimbabwe. Petros Mbedzi (41), Phenuel Ndou (36), Hulisani Mbedzi (36) and Bokans Mave (36) appeared at the Polokwane Magistrates’ Court where they each faced another charge for contravention of the Immigration Act on 05 April 2022. The four were denied bail and had their cases postponed to Friday 29 April 2022. According to a press statement by Limpopo Province Police the four who appeared…

Zimbabwean gets two life sentences for murder, rape and robbery

BY REX MPHISAA SOUTH African High Court on Thursday handed down two life in jail sentences to Zimbabwean Andrea Imbayarwo, 32, for raping and murdering a British national who had a business in Thabazimbi, Limpopo Province. The victim, 55-year-old Christine Robinson was found with the murder weapon, a knife, still lodged in her neck by police who attended the scene in 2014. A South African Police Service (Saps) media statement issued on Thursday said the Limpopo Division of the High Court on April 21 delivered the two life terms following…

SA White Farmer, 74, Wife Burnt to Death in Limpopo Robbery

BY REX MPHISAA 74-year-old South African white farmer and his wife were burnt beyond recognition following a robbery at their property in Levubu outside Thohoyandou on Wednesday, South African Police Services (Saps) said yesterday. The suspects, believed to have been two, escaped on foot after they disturbed and abandoned the farmers vehicle they had loaded their loot on. “The Provincial Commissioner of Police in Limpopo Lieutenant Thembi Hadebe has ordered a 72 hours Activation Plan to hunt down the suspects following an incident in which a 74 year old farmer…

Chicken Inn Gives US$5 000 For Rural Clinic Construction

BY REX MPHISACHICKEN Inn Beitbridge , a subsidy of Simbisa Brands, has donated US$5 000 towards the construction of Whunga Rural Clinic 120 kilometres west of Beitbridge Town.The donation is ploughing back to the community in which it operates from and the money was handed over to the villagers Clinic Project Committee at a small function at the take away house branch at Beitbridge.“We are proud to be partnering the Whunga Community in Beitbridge. The community has embarked on a project of building a clinic that will be located near…

Beitbridge Inn Reopens Restaurant

Staff Reporter BEITBRIDGE Inn, the border town’s oldest hotel has resumed it’s restaurant operations after six years it was operated at low level. The hotel now offers all a la carte menu.When a dish at a restaurant is offered a la carte, it means the dish is ordered individually and it is not a part of a larger meal or a course of dishes. If you order a steak a la carte, you get a steak and just a steak.There may be garnishes or sauces with it and some diners…