Mdluli allegations “untrue”

Pretoria – A task team that was appointed by the Minister of Police Nathi Mthethwa to investigate the allegations made in a letter written by Lieutenant General Richard Mdluli, has completed its work and provided a report to the minister. “The letter alluded to some conspiracy theory and named former National Police Commissioner General Bheki … Continue reading “Mdluli allegations “untrue””

Mduli suspended with full pay

Pretoria – Police have confirmed that former Crime Intelligence head Lieutenant General Richard Mdluli has been suspended. “A letter of suspension was served to his lawyers. The suspension is effective from 26 May,” South African Police Services (SAPS) spokesperson Brigadier Lindela Mashigo told BuaNews on Sunday. Mashigo added that the acting National Police Commissioner Lieutenant-General … Continue reading “Mduli suspended with full pay”

Zuma “has no power”

President Jacob Zuma has failed to provide leadership and vision for the country in dealing with vital issues of the day, Democratic Alliance said in a statement, referring to how Zuma ‘dodged’ questions concerning the Mdluli saga. The president refused to answer any questions about the ongoing saga, adding that the matter should be handled … Continue reading “Zuma “has no power””

“Re-suspend Mduli” DA tells Zuma

The Democratic Alliance (DA) said that the decision to re-deploy Lieutenant General Richard Mdluli is not enough since available evidence suggests he is not fit to serve in any part of the police service or criminal justice system. While announcing his joint decision with Acting National Police Commissioner Nhlanhla Mkhwanazi, Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa said … Continue reading ““Re-suspend Mduli” DA tells Zuma”

DA’s Kohler-Barnard: “Scrutinise Mdluli”

The on-going saga regarding crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli must be subjected to proper parliamentary scrutiny, the Democratic Alliance (DA) said in a statement.  According to the Mail & Guardian newspaper, Mdluli faced fraud and corruption charges and charges relating to the improper use of crime intelligence money, but these were consequently dropped by the … Continue reading “DA’s Kohler-Barnard: “Scrutinise Mdluli””