First Coronavirus case confirmed in the province

A 27 year old female from Mpumalanga who had traveled from South Africa on February 23, flew to Orlando in Florida via Dubai. She arrived at OR Tambo International Airport on March 8 and stayed overnight with her father in Johannesburg before driving home to Mpumalanga on March 9. As a result her symptoms started on the same day with a cough. The sample was taken on the same day to test for the Coronavirus. The woman lives with her husband who also traveled with her. They don’t have any…

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Suspected drug dealer back in court on Thursday

Grahamstown Court sends lifeline to defaulters

Lefifi Rosina Ramokone (57) who is accused of dealing in drugs is expect-ed to appear in the Marapyane Periodical Court next week Thursday (March 19). Ramokane is currently out on a R30 000 bails. She was arrested two months ago a er being allegedly found in possession of drugs (Nyaope) with an estimated street value of R24 000. Mmametlhake police spokesperson Sergeant Tlaki Matemane said police got a tip-off about the woman who had just collected drugs from Pretoria and was arrested soon as she alighted from the taxi in…

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