EXCLUSIVE: Lonmin probed over SAPS-marked ammo

2016-07-08 12:15

The discovery of a large cache of shotgun cartridges marked "SAPS" at Lonmin has raised questions as to why the company would have ammunition apparently meant to be used exclusively by the police.

More crowd control lessons for rookie cops

2016-05-25 21:16

Crowd control training for rookie police officers has been increased from a few days to three weeks in response to changing times, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has said in the National Assembly.

'Tactical option' on Marikana came from top cops, Phiyega inquiry told

2016-05-04 17:00

National police management decided to disarm the Marikana strikers on August 16 2012, the inquiry into suspended national commissioner Riah Phiyega has heard.

Announcement on Farlam Inquiry soon – Nhleko

2016-04-21 21:56

An announcement on steps government would take to implement the Farlam Commission of Inquiry’s recommendations will be made soon, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko says.

I will not resign - Phiyega

2016-02-03 16:40

"I will not resign," suspended national commissioner Riah Phiyega has told journalists during a press briefing in Johannesburg.

Phiyega inquiry to start in May

2016-01-28 15:43

The inquiry into national police commissioner Riah Phiyega's fitness to hold office will start in May and run for about two months, the Claasen board of inquiry has announced.

Govt disrespecting us - Marikana claimants

2015-12-09 16:25

The miners injured and arrested during the Marikana shooting, as well as the families of those who were killed, have accused the government of disrespecting them.

Marikana 'cast member' statement a regrettable error - ANC

2015-11-25 12:06

The ANC says congratulating the 'cast members' of the award-winning Miners Shot Down documentary was a regrettable error.

Ramaphosa must apologise, compensate miners - lawyer

2015-11-12 21:23

Miners arrested and injured at Marikana want Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to apologise and compensate all those who were affected, their lawyer says.

Summons served on Ramaphosa

2015-11-12 17:15

A summons has been served on Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's lawyers regarding the Marikana shooting, the Presidency has confirmed.


Closing arguments in Phiyega inquiry to be heard

2016-06-01 05:44

The closing arguments are to be heard in the board of inquiry to investigate suspended police commissioner Riah Phiyega's fitness to hold office.

Phiyega tweaked media statement on Marikana killings, inquiry hears

2016-05-05 14:20

Suspended national police commissioner Riah Phiyega changed a media statement on the Marikana shootings, adding that police had to use "maximum force" to defend themselves, an inquiry has heard.

Phiyega can be grilled on evidence beyond Farlam Inquiry - judge

2016-05-03 15:49

The chairperson of the inquiry into suspended police commissioner Riah Phiyega’s fitness to hold office has granted a request to question her about more than just the evidence she gave at the Farlam Commission of Inquiry.

Uproar over Ramaphosa's refusal to answer Marikana questions

2016-03-09 18:42

There was an uproar in the National Council of Provinces after Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa refused to answer any questions on the Marikana shootings.

Hostile witnesses, budget slowing Marikana probe - IPID

2016-02-02 18:38

Hostile witnesses and a lack of money are preventing police watchdog IPID from meeting its March deadline to implement the Farlam Commission of Inquiry’s recommendations.

Panel of experts to help implement Farlam Commission findings

2016-01-24 16:28

A panel of experts to assist in the implementation of the findings of the Farlam Commission has been appointed, Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has announced.

Round-table will aim to resolve Marikana claims

2015-12-08 14:23

Government lawyers will invite legal representatives of all claimants involved in the Marikana civil claim to a round-table discussion, the presidency says.

Terms of reference for Phiyega inquiry not amended - presidency

2015-11-21 09:14

President Jacob Zuma has not amended the terms of reference of the board of inquiry into allegations of misconduct by national police commissioner Riah Phiyega, the presidency says.

Ramaphosa: I can't speak on Marikana

2015-11-12 17:41

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has told Parliament he could not answer questions about Marikana, as he had been issued with a summons.

Phiyega guilty of fraud, perjury

2015-11-11 18:13

Suspended police commissioner Riah Phiyega has been found guilty of fraud, perjury and misconduct, a report says.

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