IPID head, Robert McBride will be able to spend Christmas with his youngest child after his bail conditions were amended in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court.
Democratic Alliance Member of Parliament Dianne Kohler Barnard has called on the State Security Agency (SSA) to explain to South Africans why it has suspended its head of the foreign branch Robert McBride
Parliament’s Police committee is continuing with deliberations on the renewal of the contract of the IPID head Robert McBride.
They have now requested the commission to call them back in order give their version of events.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has approved the appointment of Robert McBride as the Director for the Foreign Branch of the State Security Agency. McBride has been appointed for a period of three years and his term commenced on the first of this month.
The funeral service for the late African National Congress (ANC) stalwart Derrick McBride is currently under way in the Durban City Hall.
The Special Provincial Official Funeral for Derrick McBride, the father of former IPID boss, Robert McBride is under way at the Durban City Hall.
Former IPID head, Robert McBride, has testified that the SAPS runs on a patronage system. Testifying before the State Capture Commission of Inquiry in Parktown, Johannesburg, he says officers are promoted to high level positions in exchange for favours from superiors.
Former Independent Police Investigative Directorate (IPID) boss Robert McBride says one of his former subordinates was told to implicate him in wrongdoing in exchange for getting his job back.
Former Executive Director of IPID, Robert McBride is scheduled to continue testifying at the judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Monday morning.