South African Police Embarks on a Re-Enlisment Process 2016/2017

Police

Pretoria – 6 June 2016: The Acting National Commissioner of the South African police Service (SAPS), Lieutenant General Khomotso Phahlane, has announced that a re-enlistment process has been approved for the SAPS during the 2016/2017 financial year. This decision was taken to capacitate specialised environments, such as Detective Service, Visible Policing, K9, Public Order Policing and Support. The …

South African World Tennis Rankings

TENNIS

Men Singles Previous             Current   20                     20 Kevin Anderson 303                   311 Lloyd Harris 380                   352 Nik Scholtz 363                   381 Tucker Vorster 689                   766 Fritz Wolmarans 880                   916 Ruan Roelofse 887                   926 Damon Gooch 1,083                1,083 Dean O’Brien 1,098                1,094 Keith-Patrick Crowley 1,604                1,610 Lloyd Segal   Doubles Previous              Current   16                     17 Raven …

SA Juniors to do battle in Tunisia

Tennis

Johannesburg, South Africa – South African juniors have been invited to participate in the African Junior Teams’ Championships to be held in La Marsa (Tunis) – Tunisia from 3 to 10 June 2016. Boys and girls in the under 14 and under 16 age groups have been invited. The boys under 16 will compete in …

Dunlop continues tennis support in South Africa

Tennis

Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal – Dunlop Sport together with KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) Tennis Association recently hosted a tournament that saw over 50 tennis players taking part in the boys and girls under 10, 12, 14, 16 and open categories. The uThungulu Tennis Tournament took place from the 27th to the 29th at the Empangeni Country Club, Richards …

Tender Sharks

Special Assignment

This week’s Special Assignment looks at scam syndicates that approach unsuspecting people on the supplier databases of various government departments and pretend to be the respective government departments. The scammers then instruct these suppliers to send three quotes for jobs under a million rand to the ‘department.’ The unsuspecting supplier concedes, the quotes are accepted …

Three new caps in team for Wales Netball Series

Durban, South Africa – There are three new faces in the 14-member SPAR Protea team announced by Netball South Africa for the coming SPAR Challenge international netball series against Wales in Durban later this month. North West Flames shooting partnership, the lanky Sigrid Burger and her shorter goal attack, Renske Stoltz, make their first appearance …

Four cops demanded drugs, money and release suspect

Hawks

Pretoria – Three police officers and a police reservist from KwaZulu-Natal were released on R500 bail each when they appeared before the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court following their arrest for corruption along the Berg Street, Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday night. Captain Lindiwe Khumalo (47), Sergeant Sibusiso Ngubane (42), Constable Phelelani Nzimande (31) and Reservist Constable Sibusiso Ngcamu …

Wêreld neem kennis van ANC-neiging na populisme om EFF te troef

VF+

Erkennings van die ANC dat internasionale graderingsagentskappe soos Standard & Poor’s die party gewaarsku het oor sy interne woelinge en sy gewaande neiging tot populisme, is ʼn duidelike aanduiding dat die wêreld kennis neem van die effek wat die ANC se probleme op die land het, sê adv. Anton Alberts, die VF Plus se parlementêre …