Two reporters, Mzikilikazi wa Afrika and Stephan Hofstatter have since been fired and all rewards and prizes they received for those particular stories are being returned.
The Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) has arrested eight police officers for the murder of a Nigerian national, Ibrahim Badmus who was tortured and murdered in Vanderbijlpark on the Vaal in October 2018.
The head of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate, Robert McBride, says they are compiling a submission for the Zondo commission into state capture.
The National Assembly has approved the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) Amendment Bill.
Rogue elements within the SAPS will continue to get away with corruption and criminality unless Parliament addresses legislation governing both the SAPS and the IPID urgently so, says SCOPA chairperson Themba Godi after he and his committee were briefed by IPID’s Matthew Sesoko.