Bheki Cele promotes 28‚000 cops this year – with another 40‚000 to come

Close to 70‚000 police officers will be promoted over the next three years‚ something police minister Bheki Cele said was long overdue. But‚ the minister said‚ this was not a quick fix to the top. Speaking to media in Cape Town on Thursday‚ after the SAPS 2018/19 budget vote was tabled‚ Cele and national police […]

ANC throws its weight behind public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane

ANC MPs rallied to public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and dismissed a request by DA chief whip John Steenhuisen that she should quickly be removed from office. The National Assembly’s justice committee adopted an ANC resolution that it was premature to institute an investigation of Mkhwebane’s fitness to hold office and it dismissed Steenhuisen’s request. The […]

Mpumalanga family arrested after defrauding company of R12m

Four Mpumalanga family members have been arrested for allegedly defrauding a company of R12-million. Linda Ebersohn (56)‚ who was employed by Middelburg Dakkappe as a debtor and credit clerk‚ allegedly defrauded the establishment in 2017 of almost R12-million by channelling the money into her personal accounts and family members‚ the police said in a statement. […]

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