Two young elephants were shot in the Komatipoort region close to the Kruger National Park after their herd was reportedly terrorized by poachers across the Mozambican border.
A Cape Town farm worker will spend life behind bars after he raped a young farm girl.
A 33-year old man that was arrested at Vryheid area on Tuesday, is believed to be part of the gang that killed two people on a KwaZulu-Natal farm last week.
The 38-year old was allegedly handling a borehole drilling machine when he accidentally touched the overhead power cables.
The Ministers will work with the provincial government to provide support to the affected families.
The cause of the incident is not yet known but local authorities were on scene for further investigations.
A gun was found next to the husband’s body.
The house was “completely destroyed”.
The suspects were arrested on Tuesday at about 9 pm at Tandeka Game Farm near Vryburg.
The woman was stabbed, burnt and raped by her attackers on Sunday, said Sergeant Mmako Mophiring.