Police in trouble for ‘political’ comments

2015-08-24 11:18

Nine senior police commissioners who pledged support for troubled national police commissioner Riah Phiyega may yet rue that decision for a long time.

Here’s who will replace Riah Phiyega

2015-08-23 15:00

Deputy national police commissioner Lieutenant General Elias Mawela has been tipped to act in his boss’s place when General Riah Phiyega is suspended by President Jacob Zuma.

No word from Phiyega's office on inquiry

2015-08-22 05:00

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega's spokeperson Lieutenant General Solomon Makgale has yet to comment on the President Jacob Zuma's decision to institute an inquiry into her fitness to hold office.

Zuma to institute inquiry into Phiyega's fitness to hold office

2015-08-21 18:59

President Jacob Zuma is to institute an inquiry into allegations of misconduct and/or whether national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega is fit to hold office.

Phiyega sent SMS - police

2015-08-19 11:16

Police commissioner Riah Phiyega did send an SMS to DA MP Dianne Kohler-Barnard telling her "I am not made by you and cannot be undone by you", police have confirmed.

An SMS, allegedly from top cop Phiyega, lands her in more hot water

2015-08-18 17:25

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega is in trouble in Parliament because she allegedly sent a text message to a DA MP.

Two cigarette van heists thwarted - Phiyega

2015-08-12 20:33

Two cigarette vehicle heists on opposite ends of the country have been thwarted, national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega says.

Khayelitsha student officers will be a burden - activist

2015-08-12 17:36

The SAPS has “beefed up” Khayelitsha police stations with 105 student constables, but a civil society organisation says they will be a burden rather than a help.

Here’s the main reason Phiyega must go

2015-08-12 08:26

One of the Farlam commission of inquiry’s most serious accusations against national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega involves a speech she made the day after the Marikana massacre of August 2012.

ANC accuses Zille of playing the 'blame game'

2015-08-10 20:19

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is playing the “blame game” with regards to a report on policing in Khayelitsha, says the ANC in the province.

NEWSPAPERS: Phiyega, police murders and snake pastor

VIDEO: In today's newspapers, Parliament's police portfolio committee welcomed President Jacob Zuma's decision to institute a commission of inquiry into the fitness of General Riah Phiyega to serve as top cop.

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Phiyega shouldn't be Marikana scapegoat - DA

2015-08-22 13:12

National police commissioner, Riah Phiyega should not go down alone for the events that unfolded in Marikana three years ago, the Democratic Alliance says.

Zuma must suspend Phiyega pending outcome of inquiry - DA

2015-08-21 20:21

President Jacob Zuma must suspend national police commissioner Riah Phiyega pending the outcome of an inquiry into her fitness to hold office, the DA says.

Phiyega told to ‘go home and reflect’ on controversial SMS

2015-08-20 12:08

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega must “go reflect” on the text message that she sent to a member of Parliament.

NEWSPAPERS: Roodepoort school protest, Phiyega & Nkandla

Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath takes you through today's newspaper front pages; they focus on the Roodepoort school protest, Riah Phiyega in hot water over an sms and the DA's Nkandla report.

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NEWSPAPERS: All eyes on Bok coach Meyer & Phiyega support crumbles

Today's newspapers focus on Bok coach Heyneke Meyer and parliament's call for provincial police chiefs to apologise for supporting Phiyega who is under investigation.

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Over 1 660 cops dismissed for corruption - Phiyega

2015-08-12 18:09

More than 1 660 police officers have been dismissed for corruption in 40 months, national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega says.

Police commissioners repent, make U-turn on support for Phiyega

2015-08-12 14:23

Eight of the country’s nine provincial police commissioners in an unprecedented step, one after the other, apologised to Parliament and the president today for their controversial statement in which they expressed their support for under-fire national police commissioner General Riah Phiyega.

Zuma attending to Phiyega's response on fitness to hold office

2015-08-11 18:50

President Jacob Zuma is dealing with national police commissioner Riah Phiyega's submissions on why she should keep her job, he has said.

Police dismiss Khayelitsha recommendations: Zille

2015-08-07 22:55

Recommendations to improve policing in Khayelitsha are yet to be implemented more than a year later, says Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

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