#News24 ICYMI: Mbalula: SAPS shake-up looms; Another family massacre; And Meet CT's dancing taxi guardjie

2017-10-06 18:47
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula. (Jan Gerber, News24)

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula. (Jan Gerber, News24)

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Cape Town - A police officer is caught on video sleeping on duty, Pitso Mosimane has a message for Bafana Bafana and there is a twist in the assault case of Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe.

Have a look at some of Friday's top stories: 

5 killed in yet another family massacre in KZN

Five members of the same family have been killed in yet another massacre in KwaZulu-Natal in the space of three days.


SAPS shake-up: Mbalula to crack down on 'top-heavy' police, crime intelligence overspending

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has announced several drastic shake-ups which he says will tighten policing operations in the country.

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Cape Town's dancing taxi guardjie on the move

Nadeem Diempie Swartz, a taxi guardjie from Hanover Park, has become a hit with commuters and motorists alike as he shows off a new sequence of moves every day to ease frustration as vehicles slowly crawl into the city bowl.


Cop caught sleeping on the job in for rude awakening

A police officer from Mpumalanga is in hot water after he was caught on video sleeping on duty at the KwaMhlanga police station.


SA Rugby, Cosatu meet, 'make progress'

The Cosatu and SA Rugby held a meeting on the eve of the Rugby Championship clash between the Springboks and All Blacks.

Sport24 has the full story

Pitso has a message for Bafana Bafana

Pitso Mosimane has left a message for Bafana Bafana and Stuart Baxter ahead of their crucial 2018 SWC qualifier against Burkina Faso.


Zimbabwean embassy withdraws from Grace Mugabe case after receiving threats

In a surprising twist in the matter involving Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe, the country's embassy has decided to withdraw from the matter as an intervening party claiming its lawyer had received threats.

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                                        Inxeba (The Wound). (Photo: Supplied by City Press)

SA's The Wound to compete with 91 other films for Oscar gold

A record 92 countries, including South Africa, have submitted films for consideration in the Oscar’s foreign language film category for the 90th Academy Awards.

Find out more on Channel24

SAA averts strike

The SA Transport and Allied Workers Union has formally withdrawn a notice of strike served on SAA's maintenance subsidiary, SAA Technical.

Fin24 has the story

DA not applying double standards in marching on Gupta home - Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has defended his party's marches to the private homes of the Gupta family and President Jacob Zuma, even though he has previously condemned marching on private homes, "whatever the issue".


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