Newsworthy

Here are some stories that we’ve found interesting and newsworthy that we update regularly – if you feel there’s a story that we should cover, please email info@satac.co.za

‘Global terrorist’ Dawood Ibrahim’s lasting grip on SA
SOURCE:News24.com Testimony in a United States court has revived uncomfortable memories of another global crime kingpin who operated in our borders, Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar. Ibrahim's name came up during testimony by Vicky Goswami, the notorious mandrax smuggler who lived in ...
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/ eLibrary, SA Terror News
Tourists should not fear coming to SA, says minister
August 3rd 2019: Tourists should have no fear being in South Africa or visiting the country, despite the recent murder of a Ukrainian and reports of tourist robberies in the Western Cape. This is according to Tourism Minister Mmamakolo Kubayi-Ngubane ...
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/ SA Terror News, Travel Advistory
Important Information for South Africans Abroad
Travel advisories for South Africans: Although the SA Department of International Relations and Cooperation (http://www.dirco.gov.za/) do not generally issue warnings about travel to specific countries, some other countries do: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/egypt-travel-advisory.html https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/egypt/terrorism ...
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25 SA tourists involved in Egypt bus explosion on their way home
SOURCE: News24.com The bulk of the South African tourists who were involved in a bus explosion near Egypt's Giza Pyramids are heading back home. The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) said in a statement on Sunday night that ...
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SA man accused of terror-related activities in Mozambique to appear in court
SOURCE: Mail & Guardian https://mg.co.za/article/2019-01-02-sa-man-accused-of-terror-related-activities-in-mozambique-to-appear-in-court According to department of international relations and cooperation spokesperson Ndivhuwo Mabaya, Andre Meyer Hanekom — a South African citizen — is expected to appear in a Mozambican court this month. He is accused of supporting and ...
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SATAC Special Report: The Verulam Eleven
The Verulam Family Court heard on 22 Oct 2018 that eleven men accused of the May fatal attack at a KwaZulu-Natal Shia mosque and planting several incendiary devices at Durban shopping centres have links to the so called Islamic State ...
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