Baboons

Baboon ‘Spiderman’ still on loose in Jo’burg

The SPCA says it is having difficulty tracking down a baboon in Johannesburg's northern suburbs, which has been on the loose for about a week.

City councillor says Cape Town is almost baboon free

About 95% of baboons have been kept out Cape Town since August, says a city councillor.

Cape Town baboons get paintballed out of residential areas

Baboons in Cape Town are being paintballed to drive them out of residential suburbs and stop them from pillaging homes and cars on brazen food raids.

National Geographic in Pringle Bay baboon brouhaha

Pringle Bay residents in the Western Cape are outraged at a National Geographic documentary that used food to lure baboons to a house in the area.

Zim border plagued by monkey business

Troops of bag-snatching, truck-looting baboons are causing chaos at a border post between Zimbabwe and Zambia in daily raids for food.

Cape authorities to euthanise dangerous baboon

A baboon named Fred -- known for burgling parked cars and mugging tourists at a scenic Cape Town look-out -- has been captured and will be euthanised.

Cape Town on alert for baboon-jackers

Fred, a well-built house burglar and mugger, ambles down the row of parked cars at a scenic Cape Town look-out before finding an unlocked door.

Baboons prefer pinot noir

Largely undeterred by electric fences, hundreds of baboons in the Cape are finding the vineyards of succulent grapes to be an "absolute bonanza".

Press Releases

MiX Telematics enhances in-vehicle video camera solution

The company has launched the gold MiX Vision Bureau Service, which includes driver-coaching tools to ensure risky driver behaviour can be addressed proactively and efficiently.

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

The use of a telematics system for fleet vehicles has proved to be an important tool in helping to drive down costs and improve efficiency, says MiX Telematics Africa.

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

Silencing the guns and firearms amnesty

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UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

UK-Africa investment summit 2020: Think Africa Invest SA

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