Bheki Cele

Don’t put a colour on crime, says Cele

Police chief Bheki Cele, ahead of the funeral of Eugene Terre'Blanche, urged South Africans to be colour-blind as they come to terms with crime.

Bodyguards in demand for 2010 visitors

Jittery foreign visitors, including diplomats, celebrities and businessmen are scrambling to secure personal bodyguards for the Soccer World Cup.

That’s ‘General’ Cele to you

Police chief Bheki Cele has insisted he be addressed as "general" from now on after the approval of military rankings for the police, it was reported.

Cele says cops ‘better skilled after 2010’

SA's top cop says World Cup fans will be safe, and the country will be safer because of the work his force has done to prepare for the tournament.

Mthethwa’s warning to ‘criminals’ who threaten 2010

People who threaten to disrupt the much-awaited Soccer World Cup in June will face the full might of the law, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa warned.’s self-confessed criminal gets court date

One of the criminals who threatened to target the Soccer World Cup in an eNews interview was expected to appear in court on Monday.

Mthethwa: ‘A friend of a criminal is a criminal’

“We are of the view that a friend of a criminal is a criminal,” said Minister of Police Nathi Mthethwa on Thursday afternoon.

Over 1 000 arrested during the festive season

Over 1 000 people were arrested in provinces across the country during the festive season, national police said on Friday.

Xenophobia: Mbeki gives nod to army

As violent xenophobic clashes that have claimed at least 42 lives spread from Gauteng to Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal, President Thabo Mbeki on Wednesday gave the go-ahead for the "involvement" of the military. More than 16 000 people have been displaced in Gauteng.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

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Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income