Lasizwe kisses his new boyfriend in romantic photo as he makes it official

Mzansi YouTuber Lasizwe has given his haters something to talk about as he shares snaps of himself and his boyfriend together most especially where they both had a kiss. Yesterday, Lasizwe indirectly threw shade at people who do not have someone to spend their Valentine’s Day with as he showed off he won’t be spending […]

KZN municipal official arrested for creating ghost employees and pocketing R488K

An Ndwedwe municipal official has been arrested after allegedly creating ghost employees and paying himself nearly half a million rand between 2015 and 2016, the Hawks said on Wednesday. Hawks members from the Durban Serious Commercial Crime Investigation unit arrested Nkosingizwile Gama, 36, for fraud on Monday, Hawks spokesperson Captain Simphiwe Mhlongo said. “It is […]

Minister Blade Nzimande condemns fatal shooting of KZN TVET college official

Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Blade Nzimande has condemned a shooting incident, which claimed the life of the head of the infrastructure development at the Coastal TVET college in KwaMakhutha, on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast. Lindinkosi Mazibuko was shot dead on Friday in the staff parking lot by an unknown assailant, who disappeared after […]

Top Western Cape transport dept official faces attempted rape charge

A senior Western Cape transport department official faces charges of attempted rape, s.e.xual assault, and crimen injuria. Police spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk said he was arrested on Monday and appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court. He was released on R5000 bail. Due to the nature of the offences, he may not be named […]

Fake CoJ official arrested for allegedly stealing 60 hard drives

A 36-year-old woman masquerading as a City of Johannesburg official was arrested on Saturday for allegedly stealing 60 hard drives from various workstations at the City’s offices in Braamfontein. This comes after the City’s Group Forensic and Investigation Service department (GFIS) was on Thursday notified of suspected theft and damage to computers at a number […]

SAPS admin clerk arrested for allegedly trying to bribe senior official to promote her

A South African Police Service official has been arrested in Limpopo after allegedly attempting to bribe her way to a promotion. Mokwape Bettie Malatji, who is stationed at the Ritavi police station in Limpopo, was served with a notice of suspension on Friday. The 50-year-old administration clerk faces charges of corruption after allegedly offering the […]

Sars official arrested in Bloemfontein for ‘enticing and extorting company director’

A South African Revenue Service (Sars) official has been arrested for allegedly enticing and extorting a company director and is expected to appear in court. Police spokesperson Warrant Officer Lynda Steyn said the 39-year-old official was arrested on Monday in Bloemfontein for alleged corruption and extortion. “During February 2019, the company director was issued with […]

R1.4 million Mercedes seized from wife of Limpopo official accused of extortion

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has obtained a court order allowing it to seize a Mercedes-Benz GLE 350d Coupé belonging to the wife of an official at the Mogalakwena Local Municipality in Limpopo. It is believed to be the proceeds of unlawful activities. In a statement on Tuesday, the NPA said the High Court in […]

This is the official plan for university students under level 1 lockdown

Minister of Higher Education, Science, and Technology Dr Blade Nzimande has published a directive outlining funding and tuition guidelines for the 2020 academic year for public higher education institutions. This also provides additional information on the return-to-campus plans outlined by Nzimande last week. The directive gazetted on 5 October 2020 includes background on the national, […]

Official accused of R4.8 million theft from community association in Limpopo

A senior Molemole Local Municipality official was arrested for alleged theft from a communal property organization he had convinced to give a contract to a company linked to his wife. Police spokesperson Captain Matimba Maluleke said the Hawks were tipped off in 2018 by committee members of the Makgatho Communal Property Association about possible theft. […]