Category Archives: Politics

The South African Police Service welcomes more than 3000 recruits

Pretoria: The South African Police Service is pleased to welcome more than three-thousand police trainees into its ranks. The trainees will be undergoing a 21-month Basic Police Development Learning Programme.The South African

Operation Fiela II makes an impact in Langa

Western Cape: To ensure the safety and security of the community, a large contingent of police and law enforcement officers were deployed in Langa this morning, following the shooting incident yesterday which

SAPS Senior Management prepare SAPS members for visit to families of ...

ENGCOBO: During the interview with SABC, the Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape, Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga reiterated the Minister's promise that there will be positive news within 72 hours. Business

Another suspected drug dealer busted

The South African Police Service in Eersterust arrested a 35- year-old suspect for possession of substance suspected to be drugs at Highlands Park today at 07:30.The police heeded the call and pounced

Police conduct search operation for a missing woman

Gilead-The Police in Gilead outside Mokopane have launched a search operation after the disappearance of a 19-year-old woman Thlobosho Zelda Ngoepe of Tauyatswala village who was last seen on Friday, the 16th

Labour on implementation of National Minimum Wage

Labour optimistic the NMW will be implemented on Workers' DayThe Department of Labour is confident that the implementation of the National Minimum Wage will take place on Workers' Day, 1 May 2018.

Environmental Affairs welcomes back SA Agulhas II from Antarctica, 13 ...

SA Agulhas II returns from AntarcticaThe Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) will welcome back the SA Agulhas II, as she returns from Antarctica on Tuesday, 13 February 2018, at the East Pier

Home owners warned not to keep large amounts of jewellery in their ...

Police in KwaZulu-Natal are appealing to the home owners not keep large amounts of jewellery at their homes. We have noticed that there are a number of cases where criminals target houses

Suspected robbers shot and killed in Marianhill

Members from the Task Force and NIU as well as well as Crime Intelligence members were following up information about a planned robbery at Bulwer area. They spotted a white Ford Ikon

Policing our schools during Safety Month is a collective ...

King William's Town � As Safety month is observed in February, according to our government calendar, Eastern Cape SAPS is also following the learners to the different institutions to ensure their safety

Agriculture on amended control measures for Oriental fruit fly in ...

Update on the amended Control Measures regarding the status of Oriental fruit fly in South AfricaThe Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) wishes to inform any user of land and/or land


The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Communications, Mr Humprey Maxegana, today welcomed the appointment of Mr Chris Maroleng as the Chief Operations Officer of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC).The Committee

Community assistance sought by Kwanobuhle Detective

Uitenhage � Detectives from SAPS Kwanobuhle are investigating a case of murder, after the body of a 19-year-old male was found by community members on Saturday, 23 July 2017. Police were summoned

Legal Pathways Needed to Stem Migrant Deaths on the Mediterranean

GENEVA �The U.N. refugee agency is calling for more resettlement places and other legal pathways to stop the alarmingly high number of deaths of refugees and migrants along the perilous Central Mediterranean