Phiyega replies to Zuma on Marikana findings

The Presidency says the National Police Commissioner did in fact submit her response to the President on Friday night.

Three arrested for alleged copper cable theft

The suspects were seen by security officials carrying a cable but ran away. Officials altered the police who found them hiding in one of the old mine shafts.

Farmers threaten to cattle trek on municipal offices

The small-scale Grabouw farmers have invaded state-owned land, calling for safe land for grazing.

Task team to prioritise police killings

Four police officers have been killed in different provinces in the past week.

Phiyega undermines president

Presidency says police commissioner Riah Phiyega has not yet responded to questions around fitness to hold office.

Gift of the Givers mediator making good progress towards the release of hostage McGown

A Malian investment consultant who volunteered to help secure the release of hostage Stephen McGown says he has obtained reliable news that the South African is “alive".

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Hindering the trade: child trafficking in SA

South Africa is a prominent transit and destination point for child trafficking. How do we put a stop to this?

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PREVIEW: Men of God?

This week Checkpoint investigates why some people choose churches that encourage drinking petrol, nibbling on snakes and being kicked by fellow congregants.

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