Officials at the public hearings into the state of shelters sent the acting director-general of the department of social development away this week, instructing him to prepare himself properly before returning to give them answers.
Coincidentally, the facility, which is unfinished after two years, is in the Lottery chief operating officer’s village.
A video of the cops was titled: ‘Black Friday special…. Call the cops and they still don’t come…’
However, accused Cllr Khumalo claims the ANC’s accusation of theft is a ‘despicable, desperate lie’ meant to ‘assassinate’ his ‘character’.
Gauteng MEC for Public Transport and Roads Infrastructure Jacob Mamabolo said there seemed to be an increase in the number of people killed versus the number of suspects being convicted.
‘The weaker law enforcement agencies and collusion between officials and taxi associations [over routes] contribute to taxi violence,’ the MEC said.

‘Feared’ taxi industry ‘will turn into animal if not regulated’

The industry which he himself fears is also feared by everybody else, Gauteng Roads and Transport MEC Jacob Mamabolo told an inquiry into taxi violence.

Significant deviations, shoddy work caused 2015 M1 bridge collapse

Murray & Roberts Construction was supposed to appoint an engineer to design the temporary works. It failed to do so, and used Form-Scaff’s general arrangement drawings instead.

That long-lasting arrogance – Tbo Touch rails against cellphone giants

The media personality says he is one of those spearheading recommendations over cellphone giants’ high data prices.

SAHRC probing allegations of religious discrimination in Limpopo premier’s office

Deputy director general in charge of corporate management services Nana Manamela allegedly discriminated against some staff members for belonging to the Zion Christian Church.

Grant money buying Lotto tickets – survey shows how the poor are lured in

A large percentage of people who play the South African lottery cannot afford to do so, recently published research commissioned by the National Lotteries Commission has once again confirmed.

Anele Hoyana killing: Who filmed Fritz Joubert?

There has been no mention of another person involved in the brutal death of Anele, but someone filmed Fritz in at least one video before the carnage erupted.

Investigation finds Fiona Viotti engaged in ‘sexual misconduct’ with five Bishops boys

The school launched its own investigation via lawyers, while the initial male pupil and Fiona Viotti had their own legal representation.

Gun renewal applications not being processed due to system issue

Gun renewal applications not being processed due to system issue

An estimated 1 million legal firearm renewal applications have been delayed due to the police’s failure to repair its IT systems.

After R2.3m spent on taxi rank five years ago, it’s unused as weeds take over

And there’s still no explanation for this strange state of affairs from the Newcastle municipality.

The Lottery and the mystery multimillion-rand Eastern Cape ‘boxing arena’

A Gauteng company with no track record in construction was contracted to build a facility in the small town of Storms River.

WATCH: Officers busted demanding payment of fine ‘now’

A motorist has alleged that he was being asked to make a bribe. The Citizen has asked if there could be a more innocent explanation.

Public Protector probes Sassa manager for alleged abuse of state funds and power

Part of the allegations were that Themba Matlou used his office, position and state resources to campaign for a provincial position in the ANC in Gauteng.

Project managers, councillors ‘didn’t benefit from Alex renewal project’

However, Former Johannesburg city manager Professor Trevor Fowler admitted he could also not rule out that corruption did happen.

Shivambu’s claims lead to yet another Mkhwebane investigation into Gordhan

This time Gordhan stands accused of ‘meddling’ in the appointment of Mango CEO Nico Bezuidenhout, according to a leaked letter.

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