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Shortlist of candidates for Head of Hawks must be made public

The DA will write to Police Minister, Fikile Mbalula, to urge him to make public the shortlist of candidates for a new permanent Head of the Hawks. If Mbalula has not done so by 1 December 2017, we will write to the Police Portfolio Committee Chairperson, Francois Beukman, to urge him to request that Mbalula…

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Ntlemeza should be next

The letter which surfaced yesterday from discredited National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Shaun Abrahams, to his equally compromised colleague, Head of the Hawks, Berning Ntlemeza, is yet another damming indictment against Ntlemeza. The letter details Abrahams’s justified displeasure with Ntlemeza’s inability to stay in his lane and stick to his mandate – which is…

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Hawks: The Directorate for Political Witch-hunts

According to reports, embattled Head of the Hawks, Berning Ntlemeza, has assigned one lone investigator to the multibillion rand corruption scandal at the PRASA, while committing far greater resources to the politically motivated witch-hunt against Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan. This reflects a clear lack of political will on the part of the ANC to tackle…

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