Miraculously, a farmer from Koffiefontein in the Free State was able to drive out two black attackers with his firearm after they ambushed him, poured petrol over him and set him on fire. The latest statistics on farm attacks are also released. Four men arrested in connection with a double murder during a farm attack on Friday 12 July 2019, are facing ... Farm murder: Outrage as KZN farmer, 80, tied to a tree and shot dead by Tom Head Israel 12:20pm Nov 24, 2020 North Queensland Council calls for urgent removal of saltwater crocs âââ katleho morapela 05:47 thu, 12 nov 2020 Condolences are pouring in for the friends and family of Free State farmer, Mark Regal. 28 Nov 2020 A farm attack was averted on the evening of 8 August 2020, at 19:30, on a farm in the Percy Fyfe area, in Mokopane, in the Limpopo province. Regal died Wednesday night at Thelma Farm outside Odendaalsrus following a farm attack during which Regal and his wife were â¦ South Africaâs President Cyril Ramaphosa called for calm on Monday, rejecting claims by pressure groups representing the countryâs white minority that a spike in deadly attacks â¦ Dozens killed in attack on farm workers in Nigeria Some 40 people reported âslaughteredâ in attack on labourers working in rice fields in Borno state, northeast Nigeria. * There were 74 farm attacks in the province in the 2019/20 financial year; * Farm attacks rose from 26 in 2016/17 to 34 in 2017/18 and 48 in 2018/19; and * Addo is a farm attack â¦ Ian Cameron, AfriForumâs Head of Community Safety, and Dr. Theo de Jager, chairman of Saaiâs board, will also give farmers tips for safeguarding themselves with the launch of the campaign. French President Emmanuel Macron has said that France "will not give into terrorism," after three people were killed in a knife attack on a church in Nice. Several hospitals across the United States have been targeted in ransomware attacks in what appears to be an escalation and expansion of similar attacks previously launched on â¦ 12 Oct 2020. Free State farmer set on fire in latest farm attack. The former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Chief Olu Falae has raised an alarm over the constant attacks on his farm by Fulani herdsmen. A four-year-old boy is recovering after suffering serious injuries in a crocodile attack in Israel. This position was shared by Afrikaner rights group Afriforum in a 2017 interview, where they stated that they do not believe that there is a racial motive associated with all attacks. The South African government believes the chief motive for attacks is robbery. A Committee of Inquiry into Farm Attacks was appointed in 2001 by the National Commissioner of Police. Attackers opened fire on the home and a brave Marelie Wroe emptied one and a half magazines from the farmhouse window, in their direction. AfriForum will start an intensified campaign against farm murders and attacks on Wednesday.