Patrons who witnessed an armed robbery at a barbershop offered to hand over their valuables, but the gang said they were there to rob Benni McCarthy.
The debate between the party’s parliamentary and federal leaders laid bare key differences in their personal politics, and political personability.
While South Africans are trapped on a mountain pass north of Kathmandu, an SA humanitarian rescue team has been delayed in leaving the country.
A rights group has asked the ICC to investigate King Zwelithini's comments about foreigners - and accuses SA police of being complicit or negligent.
As opposition parties criticise the police minister for recommending Robert McBride as head of the IPID, an analyst says his appointment is likely.
Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has released her provisional report on the upgrade to Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead, her office has confirmed.
The IPID says it is investigating allegations of defeating the ends of justice against national police commissioner Riah Phiyega.
Public protector Thuli Madonsela has questioned the delay in changing the law dealing with who she should hand reports to in presidency matters.
Cosatu president Sidumo Dlamini has denied bowing to pressure from union affiliates to hold a special congress.
The tribunal hearing into John Hlophe has been postponed following judges Chris Jafta and Bess Nkabinde's request for exclusion from the hearing.