Syndicate gets hefty sentences for truck hijacking spree

truck hijacking syndicate jailed

The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) in the Free State has welcomed the hefty sentences imposed by the Harrismith High Court on Friday, March 23, to Fernando Filepe (44), Eric Masuku (30), Albert Nyoni (38), Master Mashaba (38) and Thabane Zondo (40) for several Prevention of Organised Crime Act (POCA) charges of truck hijacking … Read moreSyndicate gets hefty sentences for truck hijacking spree

Warning: Cross border drivers mysteriously disappearing from truck stop

Mbalesa truck stop horror

A warning has been sent out to cross border truck drivers of mysterious disappearance of their colleagues from a truck stop on National route T3 between Kapiri Mposhi and Ndola in Zambia. In several Facebook posts truck drivers were advised to avoid parking for a night over at Mbalasa Truck Stop after allegations that drivers … Read moreWarning: Cross border drivers mysteriously disappearing from truck stop

South African truck drivers dodge AK47 bullets in Kasumbalesa robbery

Drivers from South African based trucking companies are crying foul over the failure of the DRC authorities to offer them security in the volatile Kasumbalesa region. This after robbers fired several shots at them during a robbery this week. The bullets narrowly missed the drivers parked at a truck stop at Kasumbalesa border post. The … Read moreSouth African truck drivers dodge AK47 bullets in Kasumbalesa robbery