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  • Sun, 18 Aug 2019 07:49:33 +0000

    #FarmAttack 17/8/2019: Malmesbury, Western Cape. Family attacked and assaulted o...

    #FarmAttack 17/8/2019: Malmesbury, Western Cape. Family attacked and assaulted on their farm by 7 suspects. Huge response from SAPS, private security and community safety structures led to the arrest of 6 suspects. Minor injuries treated on scene. pic.twitter.com/3bGJSrvpOr ...Continue reading

  • Sat, 17 Aug 2019 11:22:47 +0000

    Double #FarmMurder 17/8/2019: Radium, Limpopo. Farmer overpowered at his vehicl...

    Double #FarmMurder 17/8/2019: Radium, Limpopo. Farmer overpowered at his vehicle by unknown number of attackers. Dragged to the house, tied up and killed. Farm worker also tied up and shot dead. SAPS and services on scene, no arrests made. pic.twitter.com/lZZu94W86F ...Continue reading

  • Sat, 17 Aug 2019 10:09:16 +0000

    #FarmAttack 17/8/2019: Magaliesburg area, Gauteng. No further details available ...

    #FarmAttack 17/8/2019: Magaliesburg area, Gauteng. No further details available at this stage. pic.twitter.com/SLMCtYBHLb ...Continue reading

  • Sat, 17 Aug 2019 08:14:35 +0000

    Volgende keer wanneer jou instink inskop om te sê “Afrikaners kan nie saamsta...

    Volgende keer wanneer jou instink inskop om te sê “Afrikaners kan nie saamstaan nie”, neem ‘n oomblik om daaraan te dink dat @AfriForum bykans ‘n kwartmiljoen lede het en dat bykans 10 000 mense as vrywilligers by AfriForum se buurtwagte betrokke is...Continue reading

  • Fri, 16 Aug 2019 09:37:36 +0000

    AfriForum se landswye netwerk van buurtwagte brei vinnig uit. Robertson is ⁦ @...

    AfriForum se landswye netwerk van buurtwagte brei vinnig uit. Robertson is ⁦ @afriforum⁩ se 140ste buurtwag. Sowat 9500 vrywilligers is landswyd reeds deel van ons buurtwagte. AfriForum stig Robertson-buurtwag... afriforum.co.za/afriforum-stig…...Continue reading

  • Fri, 16 Aug 2019 08:11:59 +0000

    @AfriForum stig Robertson-buurtwag afriforum.co.za/afriforum-stig…...

    @AfriForum stig Robertson-buurtwag afriforum.co.za/afriforum-stig…...Continue reading

  • Wed, 14 Aug 2019 08:00:34 +0000

    Farms burnt in Alma, Limpopo yesterday. They were burnt as the community protest...

    Farms burnt in Alma, Limpopo yesterday. They were burnt as the community protested about a cell tower that collapsed. The police claimed to have the situation under control. #SouthAfrica pic.twitter.com/QYLhMbu05u ...Continue reading

  • Wed, 14 Aug 2019 03:55:57 +0000

    Farmland set alight in Alma area in Limpopo by protestors who are angry because ...

    Farmland set alight in Alma area in Limpopo by protestors who are angry because a cell tower collapsed, they claim the school’s land should belong to them. (They burnt some of that too) #SouthAfrica pic.twitter.com/kmqgAxTzHa...Continue reading

  • Tue, 13 Aug 2019 15:09:02 +0000

    #FarmAttack 13/8/2019, Clanwilliam district, Western Cape. Couple and their gues...

    #FarmAttack 13/8/2019, Clanwilliam district, Western Cape. Couple and their guests are attacked and tied up by 5 attackers. Cash, jewelry, electronics and a vehicle taken. One suspect arrested and two vehicles recovered during follow up. Victims taken to Clanwilliam hospital. pi...Continue reading

  • Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:54:17 +0000

    #FarmAttack 13/8/2019: Lindley, Free State. 5 suspects broke into a farmhouse to...

    #FarmAttack 13/8/2019: Lindley, Free State. 5 suspects broke into a farmhouse to steal the keys to various vehicles. Farmworkers noticed them and alerted the farm watch and police, leading to one arrest. pic.twitter.com/tiA5pBiVpd ...Continue reading

  • Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:51:00 +0000

    #FarmAttack 11/8/2019: Verkeerdevlei, Free State. Young victim (24) noticed some...

    #FarmAttack 11/8/2019: Verkeerdevlei, Free State. Young victim (24) noticed something wrong when she returned home. She was confronted by a suspect with a knife and unsuccesfully attempted to defend herself with a firearm. Cash, firearms, bakkie stolen. Suspect known to victim. ...Continue reading

  • Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:45:54 +0000

    #FarmMurder 4/8/2019: Lenasia South, Gauteng. 34 year old victim went outside af...

    #FarmMurder 4/8/2019: Lenasia South, Gauteng. 34 year old victim went outside after hearing noises in the kraal. He shot and killed a suspect before being fatally shot by an unknown number of attackers. His firearm was stolen from the scene. pic.twitter.com/NJJOwxwvqX ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:39:17 +0000

    AfriForum se Velddrif-buurtwag ontvang opleiding in toneelhantering en patrollie...

    AfriForum se Velddrif-buurtwag ontvang opleiding in toneelhantering en patrollies afriforum.co.za/afriforum-se-v…...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:39:12 +0000

    AfriForum se Gordonsbaai-buurtwag ontvang opleiding afriforum.co.za/afriforum-se...

    AfriForum se Gordonsbaai-buurtwag ontvang opleiding afriforum.co.za/afriforum-se-g…...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 10:23:51 +0000

    #FarmAttack 1/8/19: Addo, Eastern Cape. 24 farm workers attacked and held up by ...

    #FarmAttack 1/8/19: Addo, Eastern Cape. 24 farm workers attacked and held up by 9 armed suspects. Suspects stole all cash and phones. No serious injuries. pic.twitter.com/li2MeSNO5Y ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 08:00:43 +0000

    Vermiste Meghan Cremer se lyk gekry netwerk24.com/Nuus/Misdaad/v…? shared v...

    Vermiste Meghan Cremer se lyk gekry netwerk24.com/Nuus/Misdaad/v…? shared via @Netwerk24...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:28:41 +0000

    #FarmAttack 5/8/19: Oranjeville, Free State. One male victim violently assaulted...

    #FarmAttack 5/8/19: Oranjeville, Free State. One male victim violently assaulted by unknown number of attackers. One attacker died after rolling the victims vehicle that he stole. Victim in hospital. pic.twitter.com/g6HBR4PSQR ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:10:15 +0000

    #FarmAttack 2/8/19: Molteno, Eastern Cape. One security guard was attacked by 3 ...

    #FarmAttack 2/8/19: Molteno, Eastern Cape. One security guard was attacked by 3 suspects. After they pointed a gun at him he still mananged to send out an emergency signal after which the community came to the rescue. pic.twitter.com/6MnnCHJFJ1 ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 07:05:27 +0000

    #FarmAttack 1/8/19: Kameeldrift, Gauteng. One victim shot by unknown number of a...

    #FarmAttack 1/8/19: Kameeldrift, Gauteng. One victim shot by unknown number of attackers. Suspects fled and victim was taken to hospital by ambulance. pic.twitter.com/EkTT0OhJsW ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 08 Aug 2019 06:57:31 +0000

    #FarmAttack 1/8/19: Kameelfontein, Gauteng. 5 armed attackers got into house and...

    #FarmAttack 1/8/19: Kameelfontein, Gauteng. 5 armed attackers got into house and 2 victims managed to call for help whilst hiding and thus spooked attackers who then fled on foot. pic.twitter.com/8CRFXtgxJi ...Continue reading

  • Mon, 05 Nov 2018 02:13:51 +0000

    Body Of A Man Was Found In Farm Dam Along The R56

    A body of a man was found this morning in a farm dam along the R56 between Ixopo and Umzimkkulu in KwaZulu Natal.ER24 Paramedics, along with the SAPS search and rescue, were called to the scene at 10h00 after a passer-by had spotted the body.On arrival, search and rescue personne...Continue reading

  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 06:00:52 +0000

    Farm Attack: A 20-year-old Woman Was Injured During North West Farm Attack Yesterday Afternoon

    A 20-year-old woman sustained moderate injuries when she was attacked at her house on a farm in Palmietfontein outside of Klerksdorp, North West this afternoon.At approximately 4pm, paramedics from ER24 arrived on the farm where they found the police already in attendance. The wo...Continue reading

  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 06:55:13 +0000

    FARM ATTACK & FARM MURDER: Elderly Man Shot Dead, 2 Elderly Female Victims injured Bultfontein, Pretoria North

    FARM MURDER - BULTFONTEIN (NORTH OF PRETORIA) 2 Attackers neutralized an electric fence and lifted the gate. They broke the front door open. An elderly male victim was shot dead outside his house. An Elderly female was also shot and wounded in abdominal area. Another elderly f...Continue reading

  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:35:12 +0000

    VREDENDAL: Lutzville Farmer, Martin Visser Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for the Murder of a Farm Worker

    Lutzville farmer, Martin Visser has been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of a farmworker in Vredendal on the West Coast. The sentencing of the 45 year-old, Visser, in the Cape High Court sitting at Vredendal was delayed earlier after Visser apparently tried to com...Continue reading

  • Mon, 30 Jul 2018 16:19:48 +0000

    12 FIREARMS Suspected to be Stolen during Farm Attacks Recovered, Two Suspects in Custody, KZN

    Members from the UThukela Cluster Detectives, Colenso SAPS and the Ladysmith K9 Unit arrested two suspects aged 30 and 39 for housebreaking and possession of suspected stolen property in the Roosboom area. The officers were conducting an investigation into a case of burglary th...Continue reading

  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 04:29:37 +0000

    WESTERN CAPE: 2 SEPARATE FARM ATTACKS IN 24 HOURS

    David Archer, 57, and his wife, Ilze, were attacked on a farm in the Western Cape in the early hours of the morning, during which Archer was shot and injured. According to AfriForum's national community safety manager, Thomas van Dalen, the couple were attacked on a farm in the...Continue reading

  • Sun, 22 Jul 2018 17:43:36 +0000

    Farm Attack - Lanseria: Man Airlifted In Critical Condition After Sustaining Gunshot Wound To His Head

    A man was left critically injured early this morning following a shooting incident on a farm off the R552 in Lanseria. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 01h00 to find the man in his residence, lying next to his wife. Paramedics assessed the man and found that he ...Continue reading

  • Sun, 15 Jul 2018 22:32:59 +0000

    FARM ATTACK NEWS: Another Elderly Couple and Grandson attacked on Farm in Wakkerstroom, Mpumalanga

    On Sunday evening, a farmer and his wife aged between 87 and 84 were attacked along with their 20 year old grandson on their farm, Wakkerstroom, Mpumalanga. At 19h00 the household staff left and went home. Five minutes later the residents were attacked. Entrance was gained throu...Continue reading

  • Sun, 15 Jul 2018 21:24:17 +0000

    ELDERLY COUPLE TORTURED BOILING WATER DURING FARM ATTACK, TARLTON KRUGERSDORP

    A farm attack took place last night, 14 July 2018, around 03:00 in the Tarlton area near Krugersdorp. A couple in their seventies were severely beaten and tortured during a violent attack. Fortunately, the man who is bedridden did not suffer any broken bones but was tortured by ...Continue reading

  • Wed, 11 Jul 2018 22:48:14 +0000

    FARMER Arrested & Charged for Attempted Murder after Firing Paintball Gun into Ground to Warn Trespasser

    A Farmer who lives in Muldersdrift was arrested on charges of attempted murder after he fired shots with a paintball gun into the ground to warn a trespasser to leave his land. The owner was driving on his premises on Friday, 6 July, when he found a man walking in at his gate an...Continue reading

  • Sun, 01 Jul 2018 01:35:22 +0000

    4 FARM ATTACKS IN ONE NIGHT - REPORTS

    On Friday night, 29 June 2018, a total of four farm attacks were reported. The attacks were in Bokfontein, near Brits in the North West Province, Tierpoort, south of Bloemfontein in the Free State, Klopperbos, north of Pretoria and in Mooiplaats, east of Pretoria. Bokfontein, No...Continue reading

  • Thu, 28 Jun 2018 00:31:18 +0000

    DOUBLE FARM MURDER: A Married Elderly Couple were found Murdered on the Farm, FS

    DOUBLE FARM MURDER - FREE STATE, SOUTH AFRICA: The bodies of an elderly couple were found murdered on their farm in Vanstadensrus in the Free State province on Tuesday. Vanstadensrus is situated some 30km south of Wepener and 35km north-north-west of Zastron. According to AfriF...Continue reading

  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 00:31:18 +0000

    HEART-BREAKING NEWS: 3 FARM MURDERS IN THE PAST 24 HOURS IN SOUTH AFRICA

    Three Farmers have been Murdered in three separate attacks in South Africa in 24 hours. Saturday, 23 June 2018: In the first incident a male victim, wife and children were attacked by 5 att...Continue reading

  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 12:23:26 +0000

    STELLENBOSCH Man stabbed and killed in alleged robbery

    A man was killed after being stabbed in an alleged robbery on a farm on the corner of the R44 and Annandale road in Stellenbosch on Saturday afternoon. When ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene short...Continue reading

  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 11:24:48 +0000

    HEART-BREAKING NEWS: 3 FARM MURDERS IN THE PAST 24 HOURS IN SOUTH AFRICA

    Three Farmers have been Murdered in three separate attacks in South Africa in 24 hours. Saturday, 23 June 2018: In the first incident a male victim, wife and children were attacked by 5 attackers on a farm in Rustenburg in the North West Province. The Male victim was shot dea...Continue reading

  • Mon, 18 Jun 2018 00:50:22 +0000

    HEART-BREAKING NEWS: 2 Men Killed in 2 Separate Farm Attacks

    A man believed to be in his 20's was shot dead and a woman has been seriously injured in a farm attack on Sunday morning near Komatipoort, Mpumalanga. According to AfriForum's head of community saf...Continue reading

  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 16:07:50 +0000

    FARM ATTACK: Woman in Critical Condition, Husband and Farm Worker Badly Beaten

    Around 09h00 this [Friday] morning, four men attacked Dr. Herkie and his wife Dr. Leslie van Niekerk on their farm Varkenskuil outside Modimolle. A farm worker and Dr. Herkie was beaten up badly....Continue reading

  • Mon, 28 May 2018 02:21:50 +0000

    UPDATE ON FARM ATTACK: 74-Year Old Female Victim Shot in Mouth

    According to AfriForum's Head of Community Safety, Ian Cameron, three suspects attacked an elderly female on a farm in Leeuwkloof, Gauteng. All the details surrounding the incident was not availab...Continue reading

  • Sat, 19 May 2018 17:45:25 +0000

    FARMER (30) Arrested for the Murders of Two Elderly Free State Farmers - Staansaam

    A 30-year-old farmer will soon appear in the Dewetsdorp Magistrate’s Court on two counts of murder. This after he was arrested in connection with the brutal killing of two elderly farmers in Dewe...Continue reading