KZN Police Commissioner accuses Mapisa-Nqakula of lying under oath before SAHRC hearing

1 December 2021, 9:33 PM
KwaZulu-Natal police commissioner Lieutenant General Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi has hit back at former Defense Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, accusing her of lying under oath before the South African Human Rights Commission.
Lawyer pulls out of Nigerian public violence case in Rustenburg 3 February 2018, 10:58 AM

A lawyer representing 14 Nigerian men pulled out of the case at the Rustenburg Magistrate's Court on Friday.

Police seized 42 bales of compressed dagga weighing over 1 000 kilograms.
Man arrested for possession of dagga worth R2.5 million 3 February 2018, 9:40 AM

Dagga with a street value of over R2.5 million has been confiscated by Eastern Cape police near Kinkelbos outside Port Elizabeth.

City power warns of outages around JHB suburbs 3 February 2018, 8:35 AM

Johannesburg's City Power has warned of a planned power interruption on Saturday across several central suburbs.

Sassa inquiry has wrapped up hearing evidence 2 February 2018, 9:20 PM

A Constitutional Court mandated inquiry into the grants crisis has wrapped up hearing evidence.

Mbalula vows to root out syndicates at SA’s borders 2 February 2018, 8:50 PM

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has vowed to root out a deeply-entrenched and complicated syndicate that operates along South Africa's borderline.

De Lille motion of no confidence to be held on 15 February 2 February 2018, 8:06 PM

The speaker of the Cape Town City council, Dirk Smit, says he has convened a special council sitting on the 15th February to hear a motion of no confidence in Mayor Patricia de Lille.

De Lille motion of no confidence shows DA is serious: Maimane 2 February 2018, 5:52 PM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says tabling a motion of no confidence against Patricia de Lille shows the party is serious about fighting corruption.

Polokwane High Court reserves judgment in Michael Komape trial 2 February 2018, 2:57 PM

Judgment in the court case over the death of a five-year-old Limpopo learner, who drowned in a pit toilet, has been reserved in the Polokwane High Court.

Magwaza forced to admit there was no parallel process by Sassa 2 February 2018, 2:04 PM

Former Sassa CEO, Thokozani Magwaza maintains that if the work packages, which were replaced by workstreams, had been allowed to continue, they would have met the 1 April 2017 deadline to take over the payment of the social grants.

Liquid human faeces case postponed 2 February 2018, 1:25 PM

The case against a woman and her son who allegedly forced their worker to drink liquid human faeces has been postponed to next Friday in the Springs Magistrate's Court.

Judgment reserved in ‘pit toilet’ case 2 February 2018, 12:24 PM

Judgment in the court case over a five-year-old Limpopo learner who drowned in a pit toilet, has been reserved in the High Court Polokwane.

Sibanye miners relive power outage ordeal 2 February 2018, 11:05 AM

Some of the mineworkers who were trapped for more than two days at the Sibanye Beatrix mine outside Theunissen in the Free State say the incident will forever be engraved in their minds.

Sibanye must explain why generators didn’t kick-in: Labour Analyst 2 February 2018, 9:41 AM

Labour analyst Mamokgethi Molopyane says Sibanye-Stillwater’s Beatrix gold mine will have to justify why their backup generators did not kick-in when the electricity was off.

Amcu slams Sibanye mine over power supply 2 February 2018, 8:00 AM

Questions are being asked about the power supply at the Sibanye Beatrix mine in the northern Free State, now that over 900 miners have been safely rescued. 

Power restored at SA Beatrix mine, all miners rescued 2 February 2018, 6:29 AM

All of the over 950 mineworkers, who were trapped at the Beatrix Sibanyoni mine near Theunissen in the Free State, have now been accounted for on the surface.

Sanef wants MultiChoice to explain decision to drop ANN7 1 February 2018, 3:03 PM

Sanef says it wants MultiChoice to explain its decision not to renew its contract with TV channel ANN7 once it ends in August.

N Cape municipal Eskom debt increases to R13 billion 1 February 2018, 12:45 PM

Municipal Eskom debt in the Northern Cape has ballooned to R13 billion and is continuing to rise.

‘MultiChoice’s move on ANN7 denies viewers’ diversity’ 1 February 2018, 12:31 PM

Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane says government can draw lessons from policies related to increasing the diversity of media ownership.

City of Cape Town approves new housing developments 1 February 2018, 12:15 PM

The City of Cape Town Council has approved seven new housing developments in the city.

No non-compliance issues in MultiChoice decision 1 February 2018, 10:30 AM

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) Councellor, Dr Keabetswe Modimoeng says there is no non-compliance on MultiChoice decision to off load the 24-hour television news channel ANN7.

Wits workers’ strike ends 1 February 2018, 9:27 AM

Trade union National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has accepted Wits University's wage offer, ending a strike at the institution.

CWU laments MultiChoice’s decision to dump ANN7 1 February 2018, 8:38 AM

Communication Workers' Union (CWU), general-secretary Aubrey Tshabalala says pay TV giant MultiChoice's decision to dump ANN7 has a negative impact on staff of the 24-hour television news channel.

Motsoaledi apologises for Life Esidimeni deaths 1 February 2018, 6:12 AM

Health Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi says there's a need to investigate the possible abduction or kidnapping of the patients, as they were not properly discharged from the Life Esidimeni facility.

Motsoaledi calls for probe into possible abduction of Life Esidimeni patients 31 January 2018, 9:30 PM

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi says there should be an investigation into possible abduction or kidnapping of mentally ill patients from Life Esidimeni facilities.

WATCH: Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi testifies at Life Esidimeni Hearings 31 January 2018, 6:50 PM

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi is testifying at the Life Esidimeni Arbitration Hearings currently underway in Parktown, Johannesburg.

Magashule declines to comment on daughter’s deals 31 January 2018, 4:36 PM

The Office of the Free State Premier Ace Magashule has declined to comment on the latest controversy surrounding him.

WATCH: Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramakgopa testifies at Life Esidimeni hearings 31 January 2018, 3:35 PM

Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa says she's reviewing the sanctions against six departmental directors who were involved in the implementation of the fatal relocation of patients to NGOs.

Ramokgopa reviewing sanctions against officials in Life Esidimeni saga 31 January 2018, 3:06 PM

Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa says she is reviewing the sanctions against six departmental directors who were involved in the implementation of the fatal relocation of patients to Non-Governmental Organisations.

Calm returns to North West township after violent taxi clashes 31 January 2018, 2:16 PM

Calm has returned to Rustenburg and Boitekong Township in the North West, following violent confrontations between taxi operators and the Bojanala Bus Company on Wednesday morning.

Ben Martins is appearing before the Eskom Parliamentary inquiry.
Martins confirms meeting Montana and Guptas 31 January 2018, 12:52 PM

Public Enterprises Deputy Minister Ben Martins has confirmed meeting with former PRASA CEO Lucky Montana and the Guptas.