Niehaus has 48 hours to give reasons as to why he should not be suspended on full pay, pending disciplinary action mounted against him. 
Schools that have already opened will have to close.
‘Eskom has been investigating all suspicious contracts for the past few years, with a view of recovering any losses it suffered as a result of criminal activities,’ said Eskom’s CEO.
The Hawks have confirmed that the ANC secretary-general will appear in court on Friday, in connection with the controversial FS asbestos audit project.
Meyiwa was ‘assassinated’ – AfriForum
“What is also clear is this isn’t simply a robbery that went wrong. It is an assassination”
5 people finally arrested for Senzo Meyiwa murder
According to Police Commissioner Major-General Khehla Sithole, more suspects are expected to be arrested soon.

Breaking News One accused in Brendin Horner murder granted bail, other remains in jail

The first accused in the murder, Sekwetje Mahlamba was denied bail by the Senekal Magistrate’s Court which set the matter for trial for 1 December.

Breaking News Cabinet extends state of disaster by one month

Move allows government time to ‘return to normal’, and put measures in place to avoid a second wave of Covid-19 infections, says minister.

Breaking News Graft accused top cop gets bail of R20k

The state did not oppose bail for SAPS deputy national commissioner, who was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning, as she returned home from her morning jog.

Breaking News Zuma vs Zondo: Commission will summons JZ to appear in November

Failure to comply with a directive of the chairperson, without sufficient cause is a “criminal offence”, Zondo said on Friday.

Breaking News Agrizzi property gets auctioned off for R9m

The home was originally valued at R10m, however, auctioneers kicked off with a R5m asking price.

Breaking News Pics and Video: Shots fired, as police and farmers clash outside farm murder court case

The case against the two suspects was postponed to 16 October, before farmers and other protestors attempted to take the law into their own hands.

Breaking News Watch: CCTV footage of Sedibeng Municipal manager’s assassination

Warning: The following footage contains violence, which may upset sensitive viewers. The suspect can be seen walking up to Khanyile’s car, before unleashing a hail of bullets into the vehicle and then casually exiting the mall parking area.

Breaking News Zuma plays hardball – Won’t attend commission unless Zondo recuses himself

Zuma wants Justice Zondo to recuse himself due to his alleged ‘biased disposition’ towards the former president, with Zuma claiming he has been ‘targeted’ by the commission.

Breaking News Court grants Clicks interdict against EFF shutdown

The High Court in Pretoria has interdicted the EFF and those ‘acting in concert with it or pursuant to instructions from it’- from inciting violence against Clicks’ and intimidating its customers and staff.

Breaking News Pioneer Foods issues safety recall on Liquifruit red grape cans after glass particles found in product

Customers who bought this product have been urged to stop consuming it immediately and return it to the place they purchased it for a full refund.

Breaking News Fita drops cigarette ban legal challenge

Following a negotiated settlement with government, the Fair Trade Independent Tobacco Association has decided it will no longer pursue its appeal, but government must consult stakeholders before future bans.

Breaking News Bosasa ‘auction of the decade’ declared unlawful

The transfer of the Lindela Repatriation Centre and other immovable assets sold during last year’s auction will not happen, after the court ruled that the auction was unlawful.

Breaking News 116-year-old Fredie Blom passes away

Blom celebrated his 116th birthday in May this year. He was born in 1904 in the rural town of Alelaide in the Eastern Cape. 

Breaking News Report clears Bridgette Motsepe and Ian Khama of coup and money laundering allegations

Former public protector Thuli Madonsela released the findings of the report, which vindicates the president’s sister-in-law and former Botswana president Ian Khama, who were accused of attempting to overthrow the Botswana government.

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