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Two suspects appear in Pretoria court for NPA office burglary

PRETORIA, August 15  – Two suspects have appeared in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court in connection with the break-ins at the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) offices last month. National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson, Luvuyo Mfaku, said in a statement on Tuesday morning that Moses Ernest Tonono Ntakiso, 39, and Moses Magolego, 40, appeared on Monday. […]

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Fingerprint identified in Hawks burglary

DURBAN, August 5 – A fingerprint found during a break-in at the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (commonly known as the Hawks) head office in early July has been identified, the parliamentary oversight committee on police heard on Friday. Acting Hawks head, lieutenant-general Yolisa Matakate, was being quizzed on the Silverton, in Pretoria, break-in at police headquarters […]

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Fedusa calls on police commissioner to intervene in Prasa corruption investigations

JOHANNESBURG, August 2 – The Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) on Wednesday called on acting national police commissioner, Lieutenant-General Lesetja Mothiba, to urgently intervene and order the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigations (Hawks) to come clean about the progress of investigations into alleged corruption at the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa). This […]

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Mbalula hails the police for the safe return of Princess Mahlangu from suspected human traffickers

Solly Makganoto Johannesburg, July 31 – Minister of Police, Fikile Mbalula held a media briefing to welcome Princess Mahlangu and other victims from a human trafficking operation which lured girls from across the world for a supposed Miss United Countries Beauty Contest in Malaysia. “Princess is a genuine victim, she deserves our unquestionable love and […]