Steinhoff is being investigated for forgery, extortion, and theft.
A series of cash-in-transit heists, a hijacking that left a nine-year-old girl dead, the Guptas getting an advantage in the courts — the past 10 days have again raised questions about SA's criminal justice system.
Last year, Godfrey Lebeya told Mandy Wiener what needed to be done to fight organised crime. The new Hawks head now faces huge challenges getting it done.
The Hawks' cybercrime unit is working with the State Security Agency (SSA) to investigate reports of a major data leak that is said to affect almost a million South African drivers who used a local website
Hawks sources reportedly say that claims of a plot to kill the North West premier appear to be bogus.
Dianne Kohler-Barnard says three sources told her that senior politicians want the former policeman killed.
The Guptas have launched an attack on the NPA and the Hawks following the seizure of their assets.
Justin van Pletzen filmed a relaxed Ajay Gupta in Dubai earlier this month.
If they don't pitch, Parliament will then issue a warrant of arrest, says chair of Parliament's Eskom inquiry Zukiswa Rantho.
The Guptas have so far failed to appear before Indian authorities despite previous summonses being issued.
The allegations include Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Minister Senzeni Zokwana , agri department deputy director-general Siphokazi Ndudane and Cosatu's Sdumo Dlamini
"We had to assure the nation several times that we are investigating the matter."
Abrahams denied that the NPA delayed the Gupta arrests.
The Hawks have reportedly kept it a secret that arrest warrants are out for all three Gupta brothers.
The state's approach to certain human rights has been inconsistent throughout the years.
The author of "The President's Keepers" says the SSA director-general should know that if he's arrested and charged, he has dirt to dish in open court.
Pauw believes the man accused of setting up a parallel intelligence structure which looted millions is the complainant.
The case relates to a docket opened by the State Security Agency (SSA) at the Lyttleton police station in Pretoria.
The man is expected to appear in the Ngcobo District Court on Thursday.
A man has reportedly been arrested in connection with the disappearance of a couple, allegedly at the hands of an Isis-linked cell.