Tankiso Makhetha Investigative reporter

Tankiso Makhetha is an investigative reporter at TimesLIVE. ​

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Feared Mamelodi gangster Vusi ‘Khekhe’ Mathibela jailed for 30 years

Taxi boss Vusi ‘Khekhe’ Mathibela, who ran a protection racket in the Tshwane township, was convicted with three others for a 2015 murder

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Feared taxi boss Vusi 'Khekhe' Mathibela sentenced to 30 years in prison for ...

Feared Mamelodi taxi boss Vusi “Khekhe” Mathibela will spend the next 30 years behind bars for the murder of North West businessman Wandile Bozwana.

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Home affairs flounders under backlog of 95,000 visa applications

Hundreds now jumping the queue and rushed processes pose security risk, leaked memo says

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Two Phala Phala accused granted bail

Two siblings facing charges of theft in connection with $580,000 (R10.6m) stolen from President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Phala Phala game farm have been ...

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We aren't flight risks, say siblings accused of stealing millions from Phala ...

The two siblings arrested in connection with the robbery at President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Phala Phala Wildlife reserve will have to wait another week ...

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Life 'tough' for former Phala Phala domestic accused of stealing from president

Froliana Joseph in court for the 2020 theft at Cyril Ramaphosa's farm

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LISTEN | Phala Phala theft suspect has a newborn child

The domestic worker who was fingered as the alleged brains behind the break-in at President Cyril Ramaphosa’s Phala Phala farm has requested she be ...

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New Hawks team takes over Babita Deokaran investigation

A new team of senior Hawks investigators has been assembled in a last-ditch bid to track down the mastermind behind whistleblower Babita Deokaran's ...

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Babita Deokaran’s 'assassin' died two years ago

The NPA says it is hunting for three men who can help to identify the real mastermind in the whistleblower’s murder two years ago - but one of them ...

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‘Our gang killed the Riverlea zama zamas because they didn’t want to share ...

Illegal miner says the shafts were new and it would have been fair for everyone to have a share in them