EC cop sentenced to 18 years for raping female inmate 10 years ago
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) says warrant officer Mhlobo Mpela called the inmate while she was sleeping in her cell before leading her to a storeroom where he raped her.
Agriculture Dept confident sector will improve after govt eased lockdown rules
Wandile Sihlobo, the chief economist of the Agricultural Business Chamber of South Africa (Agbiz), told the Cape Town Press Club last month that high-end products such as flowers, wine, wool, and mohair were hardest hit by the lockdown.
Fuel price recovery due to lifting of lockdowns - Energy Dept
From midnight on Tuesday, the price of petrol is going up one cent while a litre of diesel will cost 21 cents less.
Didiza: Women farmers will be prioritised in govt procurement processes
The minister held a virtual dialogue on Monday with women in the sector who raised many issues centering around the lack of land.
Officers who turn away victims of GBV ‘have no place in SAPS’ – Bheki Cele
Concerns have been raised about officers who turn victims away from police stations, leaving them without assistance.
ANC NEC three-day meeting likely to tackle issues of corruption
The gathering will likely tackle issues raised by its President Cyril Ramaphosa in his letter last Sunday where he said the party must come to terms with being accused number one of corruption.
Two officers accused of fatally shooting Nathaniel Julies to appear in court
The pair was arrested on Friday night facing charges of murder and defeating the ends of justice.
Ipid confirms arrest of 2 SAPS officers in relation to Nathaniel Julius’ death
Julius (16) was shot in the area on Wednesday and died the following day with police claiming he was caught between a shooting with officers and alleged gangsters.
SA’s daily COVID-19 infections decrease, only 1,846 new cases recorded
The Health Ministry on Friday said 1,846 cases were recorded, bringing the total number of infected people to 533,935.
'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman dies
His family confirmed the death in a statement posted on his Twitter page on Saturday.
Treasury publishes list of all COVID-19-related govt tender expenditures
This includes expenditure by the Gauteng government, which has seen a number of questions raised over procurement, including its now suspended Health MEC Bandile Masuku.
De Lille calls on those with evidence of her alleged corruption to come forward
The minister is under fire after National Treasury and the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) detailed to parliamentarians the irregular procurement process for the construction of the R40 million fence earlier this year.
Publication of govt's COVID-19 expenditure historic - Ramaphosa
The president said that this was a clear demonstration of government’s commitment to transparency and accountability when it came to allegations of corruption.
Mkhwebane to issue subpoenas to fast track probes into COVID-19 corruption
The Public Protector is investigating a number of complaints about alleged tender irregularities related to the COVID-19 lockdown.
Man wanted for killing two women in Vosloorus found dead
The man is accused of killing his girlfriend and her mother and of attempting to murder his girlfriend's sister.
Fake news a 'prosecutorial offence', govt warns SA
Messages making the rounds on social media caused many to rush to liquor outlets on Tuesday to stock up on booze.
No Ramaphosa address banning sale of alcohol tonight - Presidency
The Presidency has clarified this following a voice message doing the rounds on social media saying that the president would address the nation tonight at 8pm.
Ramaphosa reprimands Mboweni for speaking against removal of Zambia’s governor
President Edgar Lungu dismissed Governor Denny Kalyalya on Saturday and Mboweni is demanding an explanation.