Minister of Police, Fikile Mbalula, said South African stability had been significantly threatened by the total lack of regard for law enforcement.
Any notion that the South African National Defense Force (SANDF) should be roped in to assist the police is misguided and dangerous.
The burglary at the Pretoria head office of the Hawks on Wednesday morning may have been an inside job, TimesLive reports.
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula said his administration would make the lives of South African criminals unbearable.
Shadow Minister for Police, Zakhele Mbhele, said the ongoing VIP protection afforded to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma was an abuse of state resources.
The position of acting head of South Africa’s Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation, also known as the Hawks, will be filled by deputy commissioner Yolisa Matakata.
Newly appointed Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula started his fight against South African crime the only way he knows how, via his twitter feed on Saturday.
Madonsela said the final decision still rests on Zuma not Nhleko.