8 Sassa officials in court for alleged R5.5m fraud

2017-03-24 18:14

Eight Sassa officials have appeared in the Tonga Magistrate's Court for allegedly committing social grant fraud amounting to R5.5m.

Divide between 'old guard' and 'new guard' cops detailed in court

2017-03-24 16:03

Friction between the so-called "old guard" and "new guard" of the police - which apparently still exists - is a focal point in a mammoth case playing out in the Western Cape High Court.

Former top cop threatened to 'bring down' ANC, court hears

2017-03-23 17:54

A former senior policeman allegedly threatened to "bring down" the ANC if a high-level investigation was not stopped, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

State Security Agency boss' 'interference' in ex-Mandela cop's case - more details emerge

2017-03-22 16:31

SSA boss Arthur Fraser's "interference" in a case against the police officer hand-picked by former president Nelson Mandela led the officer to believe his complaints would be futile, court hears.

‘They were pressured to frame me’ - ex-Mandela cop insists

2017-03-20 17:52

Major-General Andre Lincoln’s former colleagues were pressured to lie under oath about him, he has testified in the Western Cape High Court.

WATCH: JMPD officers arrested after alleged bribery caught on video

2017-03-20 11:39

Two Johannesburg metro police officers have been arrested after they were caught on camera allegedly taking a bribe on Albertina Sisulu Road in Bez Valley.

Zuma orders SIU to probe Eastern Cape district municipality

2017-03-17 14:40

President Jacob Zuma has authorised the SIU to probe alleged maladministration in the Alfred Nzo district municipality in the Eastern Cape.

Ex-Mandela cop reveals apartheid police secrets

2017-03-15 16:18

Members of the apartheid-era security police swept the scenes after the bombing of Community House in Salt River in 1997 and the killing of the Gugulethu Seven in 1986, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

Mandela-appointed cop sabotaged covert op, court hears

2017-03-15 13:00

A policeman appointed to an elite investigative unit by former president Nelson Mandela allegedly broke the law by exposing its covert operations, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

'NIA told me to plead guilty' - Mandela unit cop tells court

2017-03-13 17:23

Police officers appointed by former president Nelson Mandela as part of an elite investigative unit to probe corruption were threatened by colleagues, the Western Cape High Court has heard.


Traffic officials, driving school boss arrested for licence fraud

2017-03-24 16:43

The Hawks say they have arrested nine North West traffic officials, along with the owner of a driving school and his employee, for licence fraud.

Former Gauteng Hawks head blames Mdluli for ending his career

2017-03-23 21:11

Former Gauteng Hawks head Major-General Shadrack Sibiya has blamed former crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli for ending his career.

Apartheid security police lured youth 'to their slaughter' - ex-Mandela cop

2017-03-22 17:52

Police officers removed evidence from the scenes of government-ordered crimes committed in the 1980s, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

Apartheid-era police officers 'decorated' for violent acts - ex-Mandela cop

2017-03-22 13:05

Certain apartheid-era police officers were lauded for the bombing of Community House in Salt River and the killing of activists in Gugulethu in the 1980s, the High Court has heard.

Ex-Mandela cop questions authenticity of mafioso judgment

2017-03-20 13:02

The policeman chosen by former president Nelson Mandela to investigate Vito Palazzolo has questioned the authenticity of a key judgment relating to the mafioso.

Nhleko 'ignored' rulings on Ntlemeza, court finds

2017-03-17 16:10

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko ignored two court judgments which found Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza lacked integrity and honesty, when he appointed him head of the elite police unit, the High Court in Pretoria has ruled.

Mandela's 'intuitive' letter that unravelled a plot to murder him

2017-03-17 08:33

A letter penned by former president Nelson Mandela's in 1996 appears to have led to the uncovering of an alleged plot to assassinate him at his 1994 inauguration.

'These f**king boere want to take me out' - claim in ex-Mandela cop's case

2017-03-15 13:39

The head of an elite investigative unit appointed by former president Nelson Mandela was shot in the ankle outside a safe house two decades ago and, according to a fellow investigator, believes it was the work of a "third force".

FULL SPEECH: Mcebisi Jonas warns of low growth trap

2017-03-14 12:38

South Africa is once more in need of remarkable leadership to help ignite engines of growth, says Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas.

Former Prasa group CEO a corruption fighter - Dipuo Peters

2017-03-13 15:46

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has placed her confidence in former Prasa acting CEO Collins Letsoalo, but questioned former board chairperson Popo Molefe's claim of being a corruption buster.

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