SAPS in crisis: 9000 Officers fail firearm test, no rape kits in 76% of stations | South Africa Today
The SA Police Service is in crisis. Police officers are tested annually for their ability to handle firearms. During the most recent tests, nearly 9,000 officers failed, meaning they had to hand in their weapons. Denel has been blamed for the poor performance due to a shortage of ammunition, said Lt. Gen. Elias Mawela. According […]
Details: SA government owes billions in outstanding debt to businesses
It seems that governments across South Africa have trouble paying their business clients. Especially in Gauteng, which has racked-up the most debt.
Our nation is burning and bleeding. It’s time to come out of hiding and act, President Ramaphosa
We need urgent, clear and decisive action and we cannot wait a moment longer. This goes much further than putting the perpetrators of such heinous acts in jail. It requires addressing the root causes of this social and moral decay and bold leadership making hard, unpopular but effective decisions. We are today a nation in
ANALYSIS: Flames are starting to lick at the man in the asbestos suit, Ace Magashule
The real question is what it has been for several months – (when) will the National Prosecuting Authority act on ample evidence given against Ace Magashule and others at the Zondo Commission?
R349m ‘stolen’ from pensioners in four days | Fin24
After allegations emerged in court of yet another Regiments Capital scam used to plunder a Transnet pension fund, the group's directors quickly agreed to pay half a billion rand to settle all the fund’s claims against it. But Eric Wood, a former director, has gone to court to quash the deal.
South Africans can not afford another another state-run experiment | South Africa Today
We have all encountered a person in our lives who jumps from project to project but whose boundless ambitions never yield any fruit. From a third-person perspective, you can see exactly the same missteps in every single one of their schemes, while they keep on assuring you that “this time it’s going to be different”. […]