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Marikana murder trial resumes

The eight-year battle for justice played out its next round in the Mahikeng high court this week

Marikana cops ‘not happy’ with command

The Farlam commission has heard that the police at Marikana were dissatisified with their commander, Major General William Mpembe.

‘Hurt’ Mpembe breaks down in tears at Farlam commission

North West deputy police commissioner William Mpembe has broken down at the Farlam commission, saying he was hurt by accusation made against him.

Marikana: Mpembe’s thin blue line failed miners

William Mpembe might be the Farlam commission of inquiry's best chance at understanding the forces at play in the days before the Marikana massacre.

Mpembe: I pleaded with Marikana protesters

Provincial deputy police commissioner William Mpembe pleaded with protesters to lay down their weapons in Marikana, the Farlam commission has heard.

Marikana inquiry: I saw cops being killed

The cop in charge of the Marikana operation has described to the Farlam commission how he saw police officers being hacked to death during the unrest.

Miners’ assault: Police officers identified

Six of the 10 officers asked to attend an identity parade in connection with the assault of Lonmin miners in custody were positively identified.

Top cop in Marikana brutality claim

The Independent Police Investigative Directorate is investigating accusations of apartheid-style intimidation against one of SA's top cops.

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Fake trafficking news targets migrants

Exaggerated reports on social media of human trafficking syndicates snatching people in broad daylight legitimate xenophobia while deflecting from the real problems in society

Female cops sent for rape counselling

Brigadier Sifiso Cele denies the rape allegations, saying that they are part of a smear campaign and that criminal charges should have been opened if the accusations were true

‘Lost’ PPE: Morar a ‘player and ref’

Roshan Morar, the auditor who supplied the KZN education department with sanitisers has also been tasked with investigating the “disappearance” of millions of rands worth of PPE

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