SAA crew released after drug bust

SOUTH AFRICA / 21 JANUARY 2009, 11:46AM /  Three SAA pilots and 12 cabin crew detained by the British authorities for alleged drug possession were released without being charged, the national carrier said on Wednesday. South African Airways (SAA) spokesperson Robyn Chalmers said the 15 employees were released on Wednesday morning and the airline was arranging to get…

Mom of drug mule pleads for grandchild

After a lifetime of heartache with her delinquent and criminal daughter, a Durban mother is now trying to rescue her two-month-old grandson from the hell of a Brazilian jail. Belinda Lange said on Friday night she was desperate to get to Sao Paulo so she could begin negotiations to bring Tyron Joe back home, where…