Police have admitted to Members of Parliament that they’ve distributed firearms among members that were not properly marked or tested for ballistics.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it is escalating efforts to woo back voters. After a hammering in the national elections, the party continues to bleed support.
The Police Minister Bheki Cele says 26 police officials were prosecuted for negligence or theft of firearms and ammunition in the country between the end of February this year and the beginning of March last year.
More than 500 firearms were reported lost from the South African Police Services in the 2018/2019 financial year.
Legal representatives of Transnet pensioners will meet with the company’s management and trustees on Monday to discuss a possible settlement related to the annual increases of the pension fund.