Police Minister Fikile Mbalula confirmed that gang-ridden areas across the country can expect to see the South African Defence Force deployed before Christmas.
Minister of Police, Fikile Mbalula, said South African stability had been significantly threatened by the total lack of regard for law enforcement.
Communities plagued by gang-warfare will have to wait longer after it emerged that the defence department had not passed the request onto the president.
Leader of the Freedom Front Plus, Piet Groenewald, said the state of South Africa’s criminal justice system was a glaring indictment on the government.
Any notion that the South African National Defense Force (SANDF) should be roped in to assist the police is misguided and dangerous.
The DA called on Police Minister Fikile Mbalula to account for SAPS appalling failure in executing only 1% of arrest warrants in domestic abuse cases.
Three men have been arrested in connection with the death of Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela.
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula says that Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe could be charged for allegedly assaulting a model in South Africa if she wasn’t in the country for official business.
It may be women’s month but many women feel that there is nothing to celebrate especially when every day a woman is being abused or killed.
Minister of Police, Fikile Mbalula says that the assault charges against Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mr Mduduzi Manana are an extremely serious matter.