Company Directors appear in court for R3 Million PPE Tender Fraud

Tebogo Msimanga | Three men, Xolile Winston Zakhe (46),Richard Aron Meyer (46), Jayslin Naidoo (43 appeared in East London Specialised Commercial Crimes Court for charges of PPE fraud. They were arrested by the East London based Hawks’ Serious Corruption Investigation team during the early hours of Wednesday 25 May 2022. Captain Yolisa Mgolodela of Eastern […]

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South Africans requested to sign a letter against fuel price increase

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance says it is working on every available avenue to stop fuel price hikes, and slash the taxes on fuel. The DA is encouraging the people of South Africa to join them in this effort and co-sign a letter https://www.slashfuelprices.co.za/ to the ANC Government, against their upcoming fuel price hikes.The […]

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Minister Mbalula commends SAMSA action to contain oil spill

Tebogo Msimanga | The Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula, commended the South African Maritime Safety Authority for their swift response in containing the oil spill and activating necessary protocols following an oil spill at Algoa Bay in Eastern Cape. According to a statement by the South African Maritime Safety Authority (Samsa), Transnet National Ports Authority […]

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Fraud case against Former Head of North West Department of Health postponed

Tebogo Msimanga | The High Court in North West postponed the fraud case against the former head of the Department of Health in that province, Andrew Lekalakala to 03 October 2022, owing to his ill health. His defence attorney provided the court with a medical certificate. Lekalakala is facing two charges of fraud. The charges […]

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Home affairs fired Chief Director who recommended that Bushiri and his family be issued permanent residence permits

Tebogo Msimanga | The department of Home affairs fired the Chief Director who recommended that Sherperd Bushiri and his family should be issued Permanent Residence Permits which they did not deserve. Ronney Marhule, the Chief Director for Permitting, was found guilty of two counts of misconduct relating to dishonesty and negligence at the conclusion of […]

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“Legal action not taken against officials implicated in ‘jobs for friends’ scandal in Emfuleni”

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) says the Emfuleni Local Municipality has misled the Gauteng MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA), Lebogang Maile about taking legal action following allegations of the irregular extension of political appointees’ contracts in the Mayor, Chief whip, and council speaker offices. DA Emfuleni North Constituency Head Kingsol […]

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Senior Officials arrested for R3.5 Million bribe allegations

Just News | A senior Eastern Cape government official and two others have been arrested by the Investigating Directorate and the Eastern Cape SAPS Anti-Corruption Unit. The trio is expected to appear at the East London Magistrates’ Court on Monday 23 May 2022. Investigating Directorate National Spokesperson Sindisiwe Seboka said the gang was arrested in […]

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A woman brutally murdered,her 3-year-old son survived

Tebogo Msimanga | A 29-year-old Security Officer will appear in Mecklenburg magistrate court on Monday, 23 May 2022. This is after he was arrested for allegedly murdering a 22-year-old woman, believed to be his girlfriend and attempting to murder her 03-year-old son in Driekop outside Burgersfort in March 2022. Limpopo Police spokesperson Brigadier Motlafela Mojapelo […]

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Kidnappers who demanded R1 Million are behind bars

Tebogo Msimanga | The Hawks in Durban working together with Crime Intelligence, Special Task Force, Hostage Negotiation unit and Inanda Detectives arrested two suspects for kidnapping which happened at Inanda area on Wednesday. It is alleged that a 13-year-old victim was forcefully taken by three unknown suspects whilst he was on his way to school. […]

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