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  • Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:29:11 +0000

    #FarmMurder 7/10/19: Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. One female victim (54) was killed by...

    #FarmMurder 7/10/19: Nelspruit, Mpumalanga. One female victim (54) was killed by 4 suspects. She was tied up, after which she was stabbed to death. pic.twitter.com/3uK05gI41q ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:25:24 +0000

    #FarmAttack 7/12/19: Bothaville, Free State. One male victim and his girlfriend ...

    #FarmAttack 7/12/19: Bothaville, Free State. One male victim and his girlfriend held up by 4 armed attackers. They were ordered to take off their clothes and were tied up with wire. 15 sheep stolen. pic.twitter.com/p4IZrQrYEA ...Continue reading

  • Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:21:26 +0000

    #FarmAttack 6/12/19: Heidelberg, Gauteng. One elderly male victim violently assa...

    #FarmAttack 6/12/19: Heidelberg, Gauteng. One elderly male victim violently assaulted by 4 suspects while working outside and tied up with cable ties. Suspects tried to gain entry to house but farmers wife noticed them and pressed the panic button. Attackers fled on foot. pic.tw...Continue reading

  • Thu, 12 Dec 2019 06:13:26 +0000

    #FarmAttack 10/12/19: Mooirivier, KZN. One male victim attacked by two male susp...

    #FarmAttack 10/12/19: Mooirivier, KZN. One male victim attacked by two male suspects. He was violently assaulted and thus had to be transported to hospital for treatment. White Toyota Hilux was stolen and recovered in Ladysmith later. 1 suspect arrested. pic.twitter.com/opHLDpe...Continue reading

  • Wed, 11 Dec 2019 13:36:15 +0000

    Ramaphosa sounds as if he is shocked that the average age of our power stations ...

    Ramaphosa sounds as if he is shocked that the average age of our power stations is 37 years, as if the ageing happened suddenly and in a wholly unexpected manner. #EskomCrisis...Continue reading

  • Wed, 11 Dec 2019 11:59:50 +0000

    Some refreshing honesty. 'It’s us who messed up Eskom' – former depu...

    Some refreshing honesty. 'It’s us who messed up Eskom' – former deputy finance minister Mondli Gungubele news24.com/SouthAfrica/Ne…? shared via @News24...Continue reading

  • Tue, 10 Dec 2019 13:43:15 +0000

    Really??? #flooding #SouthAfrica twitter.com/JHBWater/statu…...

    We appeal to all to use water sparingly and to remind them that level one water restrictions are still in place. Watering of gardens is not allowed between 6 am and 6 pm in summer months (1 Sept- 31 March) and it is not allowed to wash paved areas and driveway using hosepipes.^J ...Continue reading

  • Tue, 10 Dec 2019 12:25:24 +0000

    #ForumNuus: Afrikaners kan by Israel en Nederland leer afriforum.co.za/afrikaner...

    #ForumNuus: Afrikaners kan by Israel en Nederland leer afriforum.co.za/afrikaners-kan…...Continue reading

  • Tue, 10 Dec 2019 09:04:28 +0000

    My Jerm Warfare with @IanCameron23 last night is available for you to watch. I...

    My Jerm Warfare with @IanCameron23 last night is available for you to watch. It's about farm attacks and is quite sombre. jermdraws.com/blog/afriforum…...Continue reading

  • Tue, 10 Dec 2019 05:20:27 +0000

    Funny how those sneakers probably run better than Fikiles Department....

    Funny how those sneakers probably run better than Fikiles Department....Continue reading

  • Tue, 10 Dec 2019 04:38:17 +0000

    Luckily @MbalulaFikile is concerned about @caster800m shoe colour amidst #Loa...

    Luckily @MbalulaFikile is concerned about @caster800m shoe colour amidst #Loadshedding and #flooding. pic.twitter.com/AnVLfdsaOf ...Continue reading

  • Tue, 10 Dec 2019 04:32:33 +0000

    #pravingordhan if you had the expertise we wouldn’t have been in this mess in ...

    I’ve found Pravin He reckons this Stage 6 Loadshedding is not a crisis; y’all are being petty & overreacting. #Eskom pic.twitter.com/HtexYGEJ3h #pravingordhan if you had the expertise we wouldn’t have been in this mess in the first place. #Eskom #L...Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:38:55 +0000

    Talking about this tragic topic with @mynameisjerm tonight, no victim should ju...

    Jerm Warfare live at 8pm with @IanCameron23, the head of AfriForum's community safety, chatting about farm attacks. At least, I THINK we're live at 8pm. I can't keep up with Eskom's schedule. youtube.com/watch?v=FtEh0X… Talking about this tragic topic with @mynameisjer...Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:18:50 +0000

    Jerm Warfare live at 8pm with @IanCameron23, the head of AfriForum's commun...

    Jerm Warfare live at 8pm with @IanCameron23, the head of AfriForum's community safety, chatting about farm attacks. At least, I THINK we're live at 8pm. I can't keep up with Eskom's schedule. youtube.com/watch?v=FtEh0X…...Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:02:37 +0000

    Stop saying "load shedding". It's too forgiving and woke. We are ...

    Stop saying "load shedding". It's too forgiving and woke. We are experiencing rolling blackouts. Power cuts. No electricity....Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 16:48:49 +0000

    ANC supporters voted for Stage 6 load shedding. It was always a predictable cons...

    ANC supporters voted for Stage 6 load shedding. It was always a predictable consequence of the party's war on merit and the market, and its fanatical commitment to statist policies, BEE and cadre deployment. Cyril promises it all again, minus corruption. The joke is on us all....Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 14:35:28 +0000

    Nou berei ons voor vir vervolging van SAL-plunderaars en wanbestuurders. Gewone ...

    Nou berei ons voor vir vervolging van SAL-plunderaars en wanbestuurders. Gewone werkers en belastingbetalers betaal die prys van ander se roekelose bestuur. Die sakereddingspraktisyn het omvattende magte om te ondersoek en te verwys vir vervolging. Dis tyd......Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 09:22:40 +0000

    Reasons why @Julius_S_Malema must be jailed after shooting incident #SouthAfri...

    Reasons why @Julius_S_Malema must be jailed after shooting incident #SouthAfrica afriforum.co.za/en/reasons-why…...Continue reading

  • Mon, 09 Dec 2019 07:38:37 +0000

    Tonight on Jerm Warfare at 8pm I'll be joined by AfriForum's head of com...

    Tonight on Jerm Warfare at 8pm I'll be joined by AfriForum's head of community safety, @IanCameron23, to chat about farm attacks. youtu.be/FtEh0XTh85M...Continue reading

  • Fri, 06 Dec 2019 12:24:28 +0000

    #FarmAttack 4/12/2019: Hercules, Gauteng. Owner was attacked on his smallholding...

    #FarmAttack 4/12/2019: Hercules, Gauteng. Owner was attacked on his smallholding by an unknown number of attackers. He was tied up and assaulted with an iron rod. No further details available. pic.twitter.com/FvuEkfcK9Z ...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