The former tourism minister and the police boss had a heated exchange on Twitter on Tuesday evening.
Corruption, nepotism, abuse of power... and the list goes on.
Sitole said his mandate is to ensure that economic growth is allowed to take place undisturbed.
Khehla Sitole is a career police member whose appointment has been welcomed.
Police minister Fikile Mbalula has called up over 600 NSF members.
AfriForum and TAU have organised a protest march to the Union Buildings, Pretoria, to deliver a memorandum to the president on November 25.
Four men will appear in court on Thursday in relation to the deaths of eleven people in September.
"We can't allow people to undermine the authority of the state."
Insiders say Mbalula is breaking down the recognised chain of command within the police.
"Comrades, let us depoliticise [the SA Police Service]," police minister Fikile Mbalula said on Sunday.
The police minister slammed the protests for not taking into account all murders, especially those in impoverished areas.
"Treacherous police officers, whose loyalty is to their greed and not our communities, represent a serious security threat that must be neutralised as a matter of top priority,
The presidency has not received a request for the deployment of troops to Gauteng and the Western Cape.
Police Minister Fikile Mbalula released the annual crime statistics on Tuesday. It wasn't good.
Crime broadly might be down, but murder and robbery in this country is on the increase.
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The DA leader accused Mbaks of chasing fame.
Six of the suspects arrested for the Cape Town massacre say they will sue for wrongful arrest after being detained and allegedly beaten by the police.
Police minister maintains he paid for the Dubai trip himself.
But can the minister ask the SANDF directly to deploy its soldiers?