News Wrap 9am – 24 August
Police say they are acting swiftly to bring those responsible for cop killings to justice. One suspect is expected to appear in court today – for allegedly killing an officer at Park station.
This comes hours after two suspects – a male and female were arrested in Pretoria for the killing of an officer in Attridgeville on Friday.
THULI MADONSELA EXPECTED TO RELEASE PRASA REPORT
Public Protector Thuli Madonsella’s report into allegations of maladministration at the Passenger rail Agency of SA Prasa – is ready for release
The report comes a month after the initial date of release.
RIAH PHIYEGA ‘S FUTURE HANGING BY THE THREAD
While the future of police commissioner Riah Phiyega hangs in the balance – analysts insist her removal from the post is imminent.
This comes after president Jacob Zuma announced plans to establish a commission of inquiry into Phiyega’s fitness to hold office.
CONDOMS IN SHORT SUPPLY
The Gauteng Health department is calling on local companies to help supply condoms.
An overseas condom supplier failed to deliver – blaming the fluctuating exchange rate.