MORE than 1 000 people have died so far on the country’s roads during the festive season.
THE death of 53-year-old Grens High School deputy principal Annelie Pelser and her Land Bank accountant husband Peet Pelser, 55, has shocked East London’s Afrikaans community.
NINE schoolchildren were injured when a scholar transport vehicle lost control and overturned on the N2 yesterday.
An accident in Pinetown on Thursday claimed 22 lives, acting president Jeff Radebe said in Durban today.
EAST London police are investigating murder following the discovery of the body of a 23-year-old Needs Camp man lying in a wheelbarrow at the gate of the local clinic.
THE van in which four pupils from a Transkei school were killed earlier this week was travelling unusually fast and the driver had ignored pleas by pupils to slow down, one of the survivors said.
BARELY a month since six pupils were killed in a bakkie accident in the Eastern Cape, a further four died this week on their way from school in the Transkei.
I HEAR from across the Atlantic Ocean that Andile “Big Joe” died in a car accident on his way to a meeting. Well, Steve Biko died on his way from a meeting. I suppose that’s what happens to leaders and sometimes they pay the ultimate price for it, even if in different ways.