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The Death Squad that wasn't

The Death Squad that wasn't

The State’s case in the Cato Manor scandal is likely to be as shockingly farcical as its attempts have been to deny the arrested police officers bail. At the same time, the award-winning Sunday Times exposé of ...

The wrong man

The wrong man

A shock exposé by the Sunday Times in December of what was alleged to be a police “death squad” based in Durban, has effectively closed down the Organised Crime Unit that deals with serious violent ...

Dear Reader:Saab - why the sudden candour?

Dear Reader:Saab - why the sudden candour?

In May, Swedish defence supplier, Saab was still steadfastly denying that bribes had been paid to secure its contract to supply 28 JAS Gripen fighters to the South African Air Force. Then suddenly they admitted ...