Police Minister Bheki Cele has told police officers to pull no punches when dealing with criminals during the holiday period.
Cele visited the West Rand to assess how the festive season safety operations are coming along.
Meanwhile, Cele has again spoken against the scourge of gender-based violence.
He has especially warned male police officers to adhere to their oath of office and refrain from harassing female colleagues.
In other news – No jab, no job – Muvhango actors forced to vaccinate
The cast and crew of South African soap opera, SABC 2’s Muvhango will receive their covid-19 jabs. This is after they were given an ultimatum by the soapie creator Duma Ndlovu to vaccinate or lose their contracts.
About 200 members, including the cast, production personnel, and directors will be at the site joined by the Minister of Health Dr. Joe Phaahla, Gauteng MEC for Sport, Art, Culture, and Recreation Mbali Hlope, and the MEC for Health Dr. Nomathemba Mokgethi to receive jabs at the SABC offices in Auckland Park. Learn More