Why Press Ombuds must investigate Sunday Times editor

As mentioned on Facebook 30 May following a report that South African Press Council had refused to investigate an ethical misconduct complaint against Sunday Times editor, Phylicia Oppelt, by Communications minister Dina Pile spokesperson, Wisani Ngobeni, I still maintain she must be investigated. Continue reading

Why should Mthethwa and Phiyega really go?

Last night I was shocked by calls by Douglas Gibson that Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa and Police Commissioner Riah Phiyega should be relived off their duties and responsibilities by President Jacob Zuma. This is very unlikely for a number of reasons. Of course I am not referring to legal issues that would make this unlikely, if any at all. Continue reading