ARTICLES RELATING TO HUMPHREY MMEMEZI

Blue light sentencing postponed

2014-03-13 15:49

Sentencing proceedings of blue light driver Joseph Motsamai Semitjie have been postponed in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court.

Blue-light crash driver guilty

2013-12-04 08:52

Humphrey Mmemezi's blue-light BMW X5 driver Joseph Motsamai Semitjie ignored the safety of other road users when he collided with teenage motorcyclist Thomas Ferreira.

Blue light driver judgment expected

2013-12-03 07:33

Judgment on blue light driver Joseph Motsamai Semitjie, accused of knocking over teenager Thomas Ferreira while driving through a red light, is expected to be delivered in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court.

Blue-lights case: 'MEC wants, he gets'

2013-09-25 10:12

Unqualified people drive VIP's, Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has been told, and do what the VIP tells them - no matter what the law says. And a biker went down...

MEC wanted things his way - VIP driver

2013-09-23 19:33

Former Gauteng MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's former driver laid several complaints against him, the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has heard.

'Blue-light' driver back in court

2013-09-05 11:00

Former Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's driver will appear again in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court on Thursday on charges of negligent driving when he hit a matric student in 2011.

Crash MEC was late for meeting

2013-09-04 18:55

Former Gauteng local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi was late for a meeting when his car was involved in an accident in November 2011, the court has heard.

Blue light victim negligent - driver's lawyer

2013-09-04 09:07
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Accident victim Thomas Ferreira should be prosecuted for reckless or negligent driving, not the driver of the blue light vehicle in the collision, according to a defence lawyer.

Mmemezi driver failed driving test

2013-06-27 08:17

The Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has heard that former Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's driver, who knocked down a teenager in November 2011, twice failed a VIP advanced driving course.

Witness: VIP driver checked car, not victim

2012-11-29 09:27

The driver of a blue-light vehicle that crashed into teenager Thomas Ferreira got out of the car after the crash to inspect the damage to his BMW but didn’t look at the injured boy, a witness says.

Dept defends ex-MEC's home upgrade

2012-11-21 23:01

The Gauteng department of local government and housing has defended its position on the money spent upgrading its former MEC's house.

DA: Mmemezi misused more public funds

2012-11-06 20:31

Former Gauteng local government MEC Humphrey Mmemezi used public funds to build a wall and upgrade security systems at his private residence, says the DA.

Credit cards for MECs under scrutiny

2012-08-07 15:40

It is inappropriate to suggest that credit cards for Gauteng MECs be scrapped, says Premier Nomvula Mokonyane.

Mokonyane reshuffles executive council

2012-07-16 18:19

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane has reshuffled her provincial executive council after the resignation of local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi.

Mixed reaction to Mmemezi findings

2012-07-13 19:07

The ANC has implored parties to refrain from scoring points over the resignation of Gauteng MEC Humphrey Mmemezi, but the DA is pushing for more steps against him.

Mokonyane accepts Mmemezi's resignation

2012-07-11 21:00

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane accepted housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's letter of resignation on Wednesday.

Ramokgopa touted as Mmemezi’s replacement

2012-07-11 16:03

ANC Tshwane regional chairperson and Mayor Sputla Ramokgopa has become the frontrunner to replace disgraced former Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi.

Mmemezi quits Gauteng govt

2012-07-11 13:15
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Controversial Gauteng local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi has quit.

DA calls for Mogale City probe

2012-07-09 19:02

The payment of about R22m by Mogale City to companies not listed on its service provider database must be investigated, says the DA.

Mmemezi 'violated council travel policy'

2012-07-03 09:21

Embattled Gauteng MEC Humphrey Mmemezi allegedly signed off on a R3 600 car allowance for his daughter and five other Mogale City municipality employees, according to reports.

Mmemezi firing long overdue - DA

2012-07-02 13:19

The DA says the firing of Gauteng Housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi is long overdue, saying he represents everything wrong with the ANC's policy of cadre deployment.

DA launches 'Mmemezi monitor'

2012-06-22 10:36

The DA has launched a "Mmemezi Monitor" to count the days controversial Gauteng local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi stays in office.

Zandspruit hooliganism unacceptable - MEC

2012-06-14 17:34

A Gauteng MEC has condemned as "hooliganism" violence that erupted during a service delivery protest in Zandspruit informal settlement, west of Johannesburg.

Mmemezi submits report on credit card

2012-06-06 18:59

Gauteng MEC for local government Humphrey Mmemezi has submitted a report regarding the use of his departmental credit card to Premier Nomvula Mokonyane, her office says.

No room for 'secret caucuses' in ANC

2012-05-28 16:06

Secret meetings ahead of the ANC nomination process are being probed by the party's Gauteng executive, says provincial secretary David Makhura.

 

New lawyer appointed in blue light driver's case

2014-03-13 13:08

A new lawyer has been appointed to represent blue light driver Motsamai Semitjie, the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has heard.

Mmemezi's driver found guilty

2013-12-03 13:21

Former Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's driver has been found guilty of negligent and reckless driving, after knocking teenager Thomas Ferreira over in a 2011 accident.

SCA rules Eden Park eviction order not just

2013-11-26 21:19

It would not be just and equitable to order the eviction of residents of Eden Park Extension Five, on the East Rand, the Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled.

Unqualified cops drove VIPs, court hears

2013-09-23 22:25

VIP protection guards without advanced driving course qualifications were allowed to drive VIPs, the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has heard.

MEC ordered blue lights, court hears

2013-09-05 17:50
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Former Gauteng MEC Humphrey Mmemezi ordered the blue lights on his car to be switched on before an accident with motorcyclist Thomas Ferreira, the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has heard.

Taught to take orders - VIP driver

2013-09-04 22:32

Driver to former Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi has told the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court that VIP drivers were taught to take orders.

Former MEC's driver failed driving course

2013-09-04 15:20

Former Gauteng MEC Humphrey Mmemezi's VIP driver did not pass an advanced driver's test, the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court has heard.

Blue light victim 'suffered brain damage'

2013-09-03 10:14

Thomas Ferreira, who was hit by a vehicle driven by a blue light driver in 2011, is believed to have suffered permanent brain damage, according to a neurosurgeon.

Commotion ahead of Tlokwe mayoral motion

2013-02-26 13:36

Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson was among ANC and DA supporters who have gathered outside the Tlokwe municipality ahead of the tabling of a motion of no confidence in the DA mayor.

Mmemezi in cash-for-votes scandal

2012-11-26 12:36

Gauteng ANC deputy secretary Humphrey Mmemezi has been implicated in an alleged attempt to bribe Tshwane ANC members to vote for President Jacob Zuma in the run-up to the party's conference in Mangaung.

Mmemezi misused more public funds - DA

2012-11-07 07:17

Former Gauteng local government MEC Humphrey Mmemezi used public funds to build a wall and upgrade security systems at his private residence while in office, the Democratic Alliance says.

Thomas Ferreira crash trial postponed

2012-10-04 10:44

The trial of the blue light driver who allegedly crashed into West Rand teenager Thomas Ferreira has been postponed.

ANC welcomes Gauteng executive reshuffle

2012-07-16 19:50

The African National Congress in Gauteng has welcomed the reshuffle of the Gauteng executive council.

Mekgwe takes over from Mmemezi

2012-07-16 15:40

Gauteng Health MEC Ntombi Mekgwe will take over from Humphrey Mmemezi as local government and housing MEC, says Premier Nomvula Mokonyane.

Mmemezi guilty of violating ethics code

2012-07-13 13:21

Former Gauteng local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi has been found guilty of contravening the provincial legislature's Code of Conduct and Ethics.

Mmemezi resignation 'long overdue'

2012-07-11 18:02

The DA in Gauteng has welcomed the "long overdue" resignation of Gauteng housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi.

Mmemezi 'does the honourable thing'

2012-07-11 14:42

Controversial Gauteng local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi has resigned, apologising for making personal purchases on a government credit card.

Legislature to hear Mmemezi report: DA

2012-07-10 12:30

The Gauteng legislature will consider a report by the privileges and ethics committee on Housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi, says the DA.

Mmemezi denies 'lies' about him

2012-07-03 12:34

Gauteng local government and housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi has denied signing off on a R3 600 car allowance for his daughter and five other employees.

Gauteng ANC refutes Mmemezi report

2012-07-02 20:02

The ANC in Gauteng has rejected a newspaper report that Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane will fire Local Government MEC Humphrey Mmemezi by the end of the month.

Premier wants to fire Mmemezi - report

2012-07-02 09:01

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane's office has refused to comment on a report that she would have dismissed housing MEC Humphrey Mmemezi had she not been called out of the country on government business.

Blue light driver due in court

2012-06-19 07:44

The driver of a blue light vehicle accused of knocking West Rand teenager Thomas Ferreira off his motorbike is due to appear in the Krugersdorp Magistrate's Court.

Mmemezi credit card decision slammed

2012-06-08 18:01

The DA has criticised Gauteng legislature speaker Lindiwe Maseko's decision that MEC Humphrey Mmemezi does not have to answer questions about his government credit card in the legislature.

Ferreira gets interim payment from RAF

2012-06-06 11:27

Thomas Ferreira, who was seriously injured last year in a crash with a government vehicle, has been given an interim payout of R870 000 by the Road Accident Fund.

MEC's spending - premier wants answers

2012-05-23 23:09

Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane is awaiting a response from MEC Humphrey Mmemezi on his alleged misuse of government funds, her office says.

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