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Netflix releases show depicting re-enactments of Korkie’s hostage drama

Popular television streaming service, Netflix, released a documentary series on the Korkie hostage drama. This comes as this week marked two years since former Grey...

The world remembers Pierre Korkie

Today marks the death of South African, Pierre Korkie, who was killed in Yemen on December 6, 2014. Pierre, a former teacher at Grey...

Pierre Korkie’s remains arrive in SA

Pierre Korkie with his teenage children Pieter-Ben Lize-Marie.

A message from Yolande Korkie

Pierre Korkie during his time in yemen.

Korkie’s body with Americans in Yemen

The South African Department of International Relations and Cooperation has confirmed that the body of the former Bloemfontein teacher, Pierre Korkie, who was killed yesterday in Yemen during a US rescue operation to free an American hostage held by Yemeni Al Qaeda is currently with the Americans.

Deadline looms for Korkie ransom

Gift of the Givers founder Imtiaz Sooliman says despite a breakdown in negotiations with hostage takers in Yemen, they given up hope for thesafe release of former Bloemfontein school teacher Pierre Korkie.

Freed hostage to share her story today

Pierre Korkie, who is still being held hostage in Yemen. Picture: Maroela Media.