DA’s Baloyi, welcomes Emfuleni being placed under administration
SIU must now investigate – Bongani Baloyi The DA has welcomed the news that, Emfuleni Local Municipality has been placed under administration as well as the subsequent resignation of its Mayor, Jacob Khawe. The DA has written to the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) calling for a probe into the... Read more
DA demands transparency on Emfuleni guarded assets
The DA’s Kingsol Chabalala says It is now clear that the Emfuleni Local Municipality is not in a position to provide or disclose any documents with regards to its guarded assets. Chabalala said, DA submitted written questions to the Gauteng Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC with regards to... Read more
JMPD Officer brutally killed in Palm Springs today
MEC Nkosi–Malobane appalled by the brutal killing of a JMPD officer  The Gauteng MEC for Community Safety, Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane, has learned with shock and condemns with strongest possible terms the killing of a Johannesburg Metro Police Department Inspector, Ayanda Zulu, in the early hours of this morning. The officer... Read more
Hoërskool Overvaal – DA to lay charges of incitement against facebook user, Aubery Thamsanqa Mabele
Tomorrow, 25 January 2018, the DA Emfuleni Caucus Leader, Daddy Mollo, and Emfuleni Constituency Chairperson, Isabel Lot and DA Ward 45 Councillor, Elize Aucamp will lay charges of incitement of violence against social media user, Aubery Thamasanqa Mabele, who in a Facebook post called on President Zuma to “give... Read more
DA to march against Emfuleni Mayor, Simon Mofokeng
The Gauteng DA Provincial Leader, John Moodey MPL, has issued a statement detailing the DA’s intended march against Emfuleni Local Municipality Mayor, Simon Mofokeng. Mofokeng was identified as the “sex-pest” by the DA saying they will lead a march against Emfuleni’s Mayor. Moodey said he will be joined by DA... Read more
Dignity Has No Nationality…
The Institute for the  Advancement Journalism (IAJ) held the ‘Reporting Race & Migration Conference’ on the 18th and 19th of October 2017. The conference opened by tackling a variety of important yet sensitive topics such as, migration policies and its impact on refugees and migrants. I was afforded a... Read more
Nigerian ‘not killed by cops’ – NewAge Online
The NewAge online reports that an autopsy report has revealed that the Nigerian man who was said to have been killed by police in Vanderbijlpark last week actually died from a drug overdose. This was revealed by Gauteng MEC for community safety Sizakele NkosiMalobane who marched in the streets... Read more
Community Safety Outraged by video depicting SAPS Officials Assaulted by Foreign Nationals
The Legislature’s Portfolio Committee on Community Safety is outraged by scenes of a video that is doing the rounds on social media platforms, which depicts SAPS officials in Vanderbijlpark being physically assaulted and intimidated by foreign nationals. The Committee strongly condemns these attacks and believes that no SAPS official should be prevented from carrying... Read more
Members of the family violence and child protection Services (FCS) based in Vereeniging have arrested an 18-year-old man from Lakeside Proper last Saturday for raping a 14 year old girl from Zone 3. It is alleged that the girl was from a tuck-shop in Zone 3 to buy some chips... Read more
Police seek community help in arresting these gang-rapists
A BOIKETLONG WOMAN GANG-RAPED BY FOUR MEN Meanwhile in another incident a Boiketlong woman was also raped by four men. The victim was walking from work at about 05:30 in Waterdaal road near Boiketlong when she was attacked by four african males who closed her mouth from the back. The perpetrators then... Read more