Former Hawks spokesperson says father opened fire on family

2017-02-20 11:12

Former Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has tweeted that his father allegedly "unloaded a gun" on his family.

Polela might plead guilty to poaching

2013-11-08 12:26

Former Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela, who faces 13 poaching charges, is considering pleading guilty, the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court has been told.

Polela learns of dismissal in media

2013-05-16 13:27

Former Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela learnt he had been fired via media.

Cops: Polela not held over hunting

2013-02-11 14:10

Suspended Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela was never arrested over alleged illegal hunting in Himeville, KwaZulu-Natal police have said.

Hawks spokesperson Polela suspended

2012-11-08 08:34

Police have confirmed that Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has been suspended, three weeks after making a controversial reference to prison rape on Twitter.

Hawks man apologises for Jub Jub tweet

2012-10-19 07:04

Hawks spokesperson Colonel McIntosh Polela has apologised on Twitter for a comment he posted about murder-convicted musician Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye which many believe alluded to prison rape.

Report fingers Limpopo premier

2012-09-30 14:42

Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has refused to comment on media reports that Limpopo Premier Cassel Mathale is under investigation.

Sunday Times to appeal Byleveld ruling

2012-06-10 19:13

The Sunday Times says it will appeal against a ruling by deputy press ombudsman Johan Retief in favour of retired former police detective Piet Byleveld.


Polela fined R30 000 for illegal hunting

2013-12-12 16:31

Former Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has been fined R30 000 and has forfeited his hunting rifle after pleading guilty to six counts of illegal hunting.

Polela in court for illegal hunting

2013-09-27 09:13

Former Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has made his first appearance in court in connection with 13 charges of illegal hunting and poaching.

McIntosh Polela fired from Hawks

2013-05-16 07:45

Suspended Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela has been fired from the SA Police Service over comments he made on Twitter, according to a report.

Celeb scandals that rocked 2012

2012-12-24 11:01

Local celeb shenanigans dominated not only social networks in 2012, but our conversations. Here are the break-ups, bust-ups and scandals that left us shocked and bewildered.

Nando's flames McIntosh Polela

2012-10-23 09:19

Nando's has launched a new advertising campaign inspired by Hawks spokesperson McIntosh Polela, who caused controversy with a tweet following the murder conviction of Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye.

Hawks man under fire over Jub Jub tweets

2012-10-17 10:37

A tweet by Hawks spokesperson Colonel McIntosh Polela alluding that Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye might be raped in prison has made news headlines.

Limpopo four held for fraud

2012-08-30 18:47

Four people has been arrested on charges of defrauding the Limpopo health department of more than R10.6m, says police.

Hawks detained ANCYL VIP

2011-11-06 10:20

It has been revealed that the Hawks briefly detained ANC Youth League Limpopo secretary Jacob Lebogo as part of its probe into multi-million rand tender irregularities.

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