The women, forced into prostitution by the SA-based human trafficking gang, were rescued during a Hawks raid on Sunday morning.
The Hawks have swooped on Sunday: A special operation has led to the arrest of multiple suspects accused of human trafficking offences.
SAPS have issued a ‘fake news warning’ for those sharing ‘malicious untruths’, with regards to kidnappings and human trafficking in South Africa.
With human trafficking protests flaring up across the country on Wednesday, we look at the official SAPS list of ‘kidnapping hotspots’ in South Africa.
The incident in which a man tried to grab a four-year-old girl from a pizza shop in Florida, is not a case of human trafficking, police say.
The suspects, accused of operating a human trafficking ring, were arrested in 2019 after a factory was discovered staffed by 91 Malawians.
The flamboyant 60-year-old pastor and his two female co-accused — Lusanda Sulani, 36, and Zukiswa Sitho, 28 — face 97 charges, including human trafficking, rape, sexual assault and racketeering
The highly anticipated human trafficking trial against Nigerian pastor Timothy Omotoso resumed in the Port Elizabeth High Court on Monday.
Seven Chinese nationals are charged with trafficking 37 Malawian nationals into South Africa by way of containers.
A 19-year-old suspect has been arrested in Bloemfontein for human trafficking and sexual exploitation and police are looking for two more suspects.
The Western Cape Department of Social Development has spent R25 million on shelters to accommodate victims of crimes.
The court heard how Ediozi Odi lured the girls to his brothel, got them hooked on crack cocaine and sold them as sex slaves.
According to the South Africa National Human Trafficking Resource Line 11 of the last 18 people rescue from human trafficking were in the Western Cape.
The Western Cape’s Ministry of Community Safety has called on society to assist law enforcement in identifying and aiding victims of human trafficking.
Australian hip-hop artist Zheani has produced one hell of a diss track, claiming that Ninja from Die Antwoord kidnapped her. It’s an utterly bonkers story.
Omotoso’s bid to have Judge Makaula recused goes to the highest court on the land.
Brown’s case was the subject of a social media campaign involving multiple celebrities who advocated for clemency.
Headquarters that do not exit spells all the trouble in the world.
People just loved seeing the man being manhandled by authorities.
The 30 girls are relying on Cheryl Zondi to bring justice to the people pastor Omotoso has allegedly ruined.
Wait, what? Malusi Gigaba has pulled some pretty daft stunts in his time, but he’s been forced to deny technically “trafficking” his daughter.
The department had also established national and provincial multi-disciplinary committees that identified crime hotspot areas and established school ambassadors to create awareness.
Four children were abducted in Whittlesea earlier this week, while more were found in a truck en-route to Port Elizabeth.
When Miguel Louw went missing, and Mohammed Ebrahim was arrested three days later. A discovery of a body 100m from his house has raised more questions.
Cape Town appears to be the biggest retailer in human trafficking. Another case of three men who were saved by authorities from human traffickers has emerged.