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Johannesburg

Drivers held

JOHANNESBURG: About 55 black taxi drivers were arrested to prevent violent clashes between rival taxi companies in Pietersburg, north of Johannesburg. A taxi war in the area has claimed 16 lives since November.

Tuesday, 12 January, 1993, 12:00am

Drivers held

JOHANNESBURG: About 55 black taxi drivers were arrested to prevent violent clashes between rival taxi companies in Pietersburg, north of Johannesburg. A taxi war in the area has claimed 16 lives since November.

12 Jan 1993 - 12:00am

Smear tactics

JOHANNESBURG: Former South African military spy Leon Flores told the Sunday Star newspaper that Justice Department officials offered him 250,000 rand (HK$587,500) and indemnity for help in discrediting high-ranking security officers.

4 Jan 1993 - 12:00am

Suicide toll

JOHANNESBURG: Nearly 90 South African policemen committed suicide last year, 20 more than in 1991, the Sunday Times newspaper reported.

4 Jan 1993 - 12:00am