Paraglider killed in Centurion

ER24 arrived on the scene and found a bystander performing CPR on the male paraglider. A man believed to be in his 30s fell to his death during a paragliding accident in Centurion, Pretoria on Sunday afternoon, paramedics said. African News Agency report

Lanseria International Airport

Lanseria Airport started out as a grass strip airfield about 30 years ago, the brain-child of two Pretoria pilots – Fanie Haacke and Abe Sher. The land was originally bought by Krugersdorp and Roodepoort Municipality together with the Transvaal Peri-Urban Board and contracted to Lanseria Management Company on a 99 year lease since 1972. In…

Uber taxis targeted in Pretoria

Police have confirmed that Uber drivers and their vehicles were allegedly targeted by Maxi Taxi drivers in the Pretoria CBD. Police spokesperson Captain Kay Makhubela says police were deployed to the area surrounding the Gautrain station last night. “We had to intervene to make sure people were dispersed and not damaging other cars and property,”…