An accident occured on the R532 road between Graskop and Ohrigstad yesterday afternoon at about 12:00.
The local SPCA is crowded with cats and dogs ready to be adopted. You can find anything from young pups and kittens to seniors in need of a home to retire in.
Life-long friends and well-known businessmen in the community, Obed Tsela (78) and Isaac Tlou (70) were part of the first families that relocated to KaNyamazane in 1971.
Schoolboys between the ages of 13 and 14 are playing truant from a local school in Barberton to work for the zama zamas.
One of the country’s main rhino-horn smuggling kingpins is an active illegal miner and known to mine security.
The law-abiding citizens of Barberton and surrounding areas are living under siege from, and in constant fear of, illegal miners and other ruthless crime syndicates which operate, it seems, as untouchables.
For a fee of R20 000, corrupt security officials at Sheba Mine allow illegal miners to access the mine during shift changes.
Hardly a stone’s throw from the houses on the slopes of the Barberton mountains, the illegal miners are destroying the nature and creating a situation that could result in a major disaster.
Victor Wilkens (33) remains behind bars, pending his bail application on charges of possessing an unlicensed firearm and ammunition.
She was hit over the head with an unknown object, but Ms Nerissa Kleynhans and her attacker hugged it out.
The Barberton couple accused of manufacturing child pornography of their eight-year-old daughter, pleaded guilty to six counts related to child porn this week.