SABC News - David Mahlobo


State Security Minister David Mahlobo has maintained that no conditions were set or ransom paid to secure Stephen McGowan release.
Mahlobo denies ransom was paid for McGowan

Thursday 10 August 2017 13:54

The release of Stephen McGowan from captivity has raised a major debate around whether governments should pay ransoms to secure the release of their citizens


Government working on release of captured SA photo-journalist

Thursday 10 August 2017 06:36

Government says it's working hard to secure the release of South African photo-journalists Shiraaz Mohamed who was captured by unknown gunmen in war-torn Syria in January.


State Security Minister David Mahlobo has warned marchers against looting and destruction of property.
Zuma motion debate prompts tight security

Tuesday 8 August 2017 07:12

There will be tight security around the Parliamentary precinct in Cape Town on Tuesday, ahead of the debate and vote on the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.


Police Minister Fikile Mbalula.
WATCH: Mbalula unveils plans to make OR Tambo International safer

Friday 21 July 2017 15:16

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula is unveiling plans to “radically transform the safety and security at the OR Tambo International Airport.


Crimes committed at OR Tambo are inside jobs:Mbalula

Monday 10 July 2017 15:37

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has ordered that all staff and security be vetted at Johannesburg's OR Tambo Airport.


More than 25 schools were torched when residents disrupted teaching and learning in Vuwani and surrounding areas last year.
Mahlobo’s comment on Vuwani protests brings confusion: Aubrey Matshiqi

Wednesday 5 July 2017 11:31

Political analyst Aubrey Matshiqi has described as confusing State Security Minister David Mahlobo's statement that they knew about protests in Vuwani, Limpopo, before they happened.


ANC National Executive Committee member David Mahlobo speaking of proposing the formation of border management system during the ANC’s National Policy Conference in Nasrec, Johannesburg.
Border management system proposed at ANC’s NPC

Wednesday 5 July 2017 09:05

The ANC's National Policy Conference has mooted the establishment of a border management system.


Talking about intelligence gathering, Minister David Mahlobo said that an assessment of South Africa security for the past 23 years showed the country was “relatively safe.”
'We knew about Vuwani a year before': Mahlobo

Wednesday 5 July 2017 07:03

An unflinching State Security Minister David Mahlobo drew laughter from reporters on Tuesday when he announced that his department knew about violent protests in Vuwani.


The youth demanded access to equal and quality education.
Mpumalanga youth addresses Mbombela Legislature

Saturday 24 June 2017 20:41

The youth in Mpumalanga is concerned about their safety at schools.


State Security Minister, David Mahlobo comment comes after ratings agency Standard and Poor's on Friday announced its decision to maintain South Africa's sovereign credit rating at ‘Junk Status’.
ANC overcame junk status in 1994: Mahlobo

Sunday 4 June 2017 12:57

State Security Minister David Mahlobo says the African National Congress (ANC) leadership overcame the country's junk status credit rating when the party took over in 1994.


Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says South Africa is the envy of the world.
Mapisa-Nqakula claims foreign forces want to destabilise SA

Thursday 25 May 2017 17:10

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has jumped on the conspiracy bandwagon, accusing foreign countries of seeking regime change in South Africa.


Ramosebudi faces two counts of incitement to commit murder

Friday 5 May 2017 18:50

Alleged coup plotter Elvis Ramosebudi had planned to assassinate President Jacob Zuma, as well as members of his cabinet and the Gupta family.


Zuma no-confidence vote: Don’t expect any surprises come April 18

Monday 10 April 2017 19:21

The ANC has majority in the National Assembly and no one is brave enough to defy party leadership, writes Ronesh Dhawraj.


Mahlobo accuses rating agencies of trying to force regime change in SA

Sunday 9 April 2017 21:05

ANC National Working Committee member David Mahlobo has accused rating agencies of trying to force a regime change in South Africa through the junk status downgrade.


South Africans in different parts of the country took part in anti-Zuma protests on Friday.
Approximately 60 000 participated in anti-Zuma protests

Friday 7 April 2017 20:55

Approximately 60 000 people took part in Friday's anti-Zuma protests across the country, calling for President Jacob Zuma to step down.


Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba says foreign nationals who are in the country illegally will be sent back to their respective countries.
Govt against businesses employing undocumented foreign nationals

Sunday 5 March 2017 19:28

Government has warned against businesses employing undocumented foreign nationals as means of acquiring cheap labour


14 MPs face probe over 'Disclosure of interests'

Wednesday 22 February 2017 07:25

Parliament's Joint Committee on Ethics and Members' Interests says it will investigate 14 MP's who failed to disclose their interests.


A television documentary alleged that Guang and Mahlobo had a relationship and connection with rhino poaching.
Mpumalanga police investigating Mahlobo’s defamation of character case

Saturday 21 January 2017 15:28

Mpumalanga police are investigating a case of defamation of character instituted by State Security Minister David Mahlobo.


The documentary alleged that suspected rhino horn trafficker, Guan Jiang Guang, and David Mahlobo had a relationship linked to rhino poaching.
Hawks seek advice on Mahlobo’s rhino link

Wednesday 18 January 2017 10:02

The Hawks say they will seek advice from the National Prosecuting Authority regarding their inquiry into State Security Minister, David Mahlobo's alleged involvement in rhino poaching.


State Security Minister David Mahlobo has allegedly made contradicting statements regarding Wits University student leader, Mcebo Dlamini.
Mahlobo shouldn’t be trusted: Right2Know

Friday 18 November 2016 15:17

Civil society organisation Right2Know Campaign says if State Security Minister David Mahlobo can mislead Parliament and the public, he should not be trusted.


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