The National Health Laboratory Services has issued a warning after hijackers stole a truck carrying contagious Covid-19 specimens in the Eastern Cape on Monday.
Gauteng-based ANC MP Judith Tshabalala has survived a terrifying hijacking ordeal that saw her taken hostage and then later abandoned.
Two men managed to leave PRASA red-faced after hijacking a commuter train and taking it on a 12km joyride along the KZN South Coast.
The young couple who were killed after their car ran out of fuel have been identified. The victims were Johanco Fleischman, 19, and Jessica Kuhn, 21. Colonel Lungelo Dlamini, a police spokesperson, confirmed the couple's deaths.
Daryl Kotze, a Durban-based film-maker, is currently in a stable condition in hospital after being shot by gunmen on the N3 near the Felix Dlamini Road turnoff. The incident occurred on Thursday night.
Recently, crime statistics that state a vehicle is hijacked every 32 minutes have shaken Mzansi to its core. Managing director of Paratus Enterprise, Hendri Appelgryn, provided important information about the habits of hijackers.