Ex South African Police Unit Chief, Police Minister Face Off
Former chief of the Hawks police unit Berning Ntlemeza, who has been accused of having gone "rogue" after he reported for duty despite being replaced by Lieutenant-General Yolisa Matakata, says Police Minister Fikile Mbalula subjected him to "public ridicule" and caused a "constitutional crisis".
South Africa: Ntlemeza Wipes Cellphone Clean Before Handing It Back
News24Wire, 26 April 2017
Former Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza has returned his state issued cellphone, but not before he erased all records, his lawyer Comfort Ngodi told News24. Read more »
South Africa: Police Minister vs Former Police Unit Chief - What Next?
Daily Maverick, 26 April 2017
While Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula on Tuesday accused possibly-suspended Hawks head Mthandazo Ntlemeza of having gone "rogue" and "armed and dangerous", the beleaguered… Read more »
VW Golf GTI used by the Hawks police unit (file photo).
News24Wire, 25 April 2017
"General Ntlemeza, you must know I am coming for you. You are working 24-hours to do an illegal operation... I'm going to unleash the law." Read more »
Daily Maverick, 24 April 2017
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula had no doubts on Monday: Mthandazo 'Berning' Ntlemeza is no longer head of the Hawks and had unlawfully entered the elite unit's offices and taken a… Read more »
Govt of SA, 24 April 2017
Minister Fikile Mbalula Address the nation pertaining the current situation within the Hawks leadership Read more »
Former Hawks boss Berning Ntlemeza has reported for duty at the police unit's headquarters in Pretoria, his lawyer Comfort Ngidi confirmed, despite Police Minister Fikile Mbalula ... Read more »