Weekly Press Review – 26 August 2016

The battle against the poaching of South Africa’s perlemoen has been emphasised in the press again this week with the police making two more arrests and confiscating perlemoen with an estimated value of R3.5 million. According to Pieter van Dalen DA-LP, poachers seem to be using our ocean as their own personal ATM machine. If … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 26 August 2016

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Weekly Press Review – 19 August 2016

Saldanha Bay has made headlines this week celebrating the terminal 's milestone of a billion tons of exports. Most of South Africa's iron ore exports pass through the terminal, which has the capacity to stockpile 4.5 million tons of ore of 13 different grades.  According to Robert van Rooyen, Saldanha Bay terminal manager, the bulk terminal … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 19 August 2016

Weekly Press Review – 12 August 2016

The three suspects arrested in connection with the break in and theft of various weapons and hand grenades from the Simon's Town naval base on 23 June appeared in court this week. According to the press, although the State has a strong case against the three, the concern remains as to why the weapons were … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 12 August 2016