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Unroadworthy taxis impounded in Joburg

JOHANNESBURG, June 8 – Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) on Friday said they impounded nine unroadworthy taxis. JMPD spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said when Chief of the JMPD David Tembe stopped a taxi at approximately 9.30am for driving in the emergency lane on M1 south at the Glenhove off-ramp, he discovered that the taxi was unlicensed […]

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Joburg ANC to challenge David Tembe’s appointment as City’s metro police chief

JOHANNESBURG, January 3  – The African National Congress (ANC) in Johannesburg said on Wednesday that it rejected the appointment of David Tembe as the City’s metro police new chief, accusing the Democratic Alliance-led administration of flouting recruitment and appointment processes. This comes after Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba announced earlier in the day that the veteran […]