Battle for Western Cape's top cop job

The contest for the job comes amid allegations of intense infighting among senior police officers in the province and a spike in gang wars.

MEC for Community Safety Albert Fritz has called for the “transparent appointment” of a new provincial commissioner who should “set aside internal politics and prioritise the …

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Western Cape Premier Alan Winde faces Sopa scrutiny

Winde will deliver his maiden speech this Thursday after taking over from Helen Zille in May. Political parties in the legislature have called on the premier to stay clear of empty promises but outline and commit his government to implementing tangible objectives.

Given the spate of gang violence and surge …

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