Iavan Pijoos Journalist

Iavan Pijoos is a eager Johannesburg-based TimesLIVE and Sunday Times Daily journalist. He has a interest in crime, justice and human interest, and is a sport lover and avid golfer.

Business 4 SA pushes for mandatory vaccination as it seeks legal ... Business 4 SA pushes for mandatory vaccination as it seeks legal clarity

Business for SA says it supports mandatory vaccination and wants a rapid move to restrict access to public indoor areas ...

Counterfeit goods worth R7.4m seized in Joburg CBD, scores ... Counterfeit goods worth R7.4m seized in Joburg CBD, scores arrested for other crimes

Counterfeit goods worth R7.4m have been confiscated during a raid in the Johannesburg CBD, Gauteng police said.

Man arrested for allegedly raping 15-year-old Free State girl Man arrested for allegedly raping 15-year-old Free State girl

A 30-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl in Thaba Nchu in the Free State, police ...

Policeman dies in shoot-out with robbery suspects in Cape Town Policeman dies in shoot-out with robbery suspects in Cape Town

A 48-year-old police sergeant was shot dead and his colleague wounded during a shoot-out with a gang of robbers in Cape ...

Close to 2,000 new Covid-19 cases recorded in Gauteng in 24 hours Close to 2,000 new Covid-19 cases recorded in Gauteng in 24 hours

More than 2,400 new Covid-19 cases have been identified in SA, the NICD reported on Thursday evening.

Hawks arrest man suspected of selling explosives to ... Hawks arrest man suspected of selling explosives to cash-in-transit and ATM bombers

A man suspected of dealing in explosives used in cash-in-transit heists and to bomb ATMs has been arrested.

Cops bust 'Eskom employees' with stolen copper cables worth ... Cops bust 'Eskom employees' with stolen copper cables worth R540,000

Free State police have arrested two alleged Eskom employees after they were found in possession of a large quantity of ...

Gardener arrested after brutal murder of Bloemfontein woman, 69 Gardener arrested after brutal murder of Bloemfontein woman, 69

A 39-year-old man suspected to have murdered a Bloemfontein woman he had just started working for has been arrested in ...