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AllAfrica.com
Fake Jobs Advertised On Social Mediahas been urged to be vigilant against fraudsters who advertise non-existent job
Fake Jobs Advertised On Social Media
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
has been urged to be vigilant against fraudsters who advertise non-existent jobs and learnership opportunities at the Department of Correctional Services on various social media platforms. The fraudsters apparently request administrative fees... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prisoners welding portable cattle yard panels for major beef produceryard panels for a major cattle producer. Under a contract worth $160,000, 18 p
Prisoners welding portable cattle yard panels for major beef producer
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
yard panels for a major cattle producer. Under a contract worth $160,000, 18 prisoners are being trained through the Department of Correctional Services industries program. Once finished, 660 portable panels and 356 tank protection panels... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Prisoners shackled 'inhumanely' at Royal Adelaide HospitalCorrectional Services staff at the Royal Adelaide Hospital for four days in Nov
Prisoners shackled 'inhumanely' at Royal Adelaide Hospital
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
Correctional Services staff at the Royal Adelaide Hospital for four days in November 2011. SA ombudsman Wayne Lines said Department of Correctional Services (DCS) staff had refused to take up an offer from nurses to use soft restraints. Prisoner... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
They ‘have a way of blackmailing’Department of Correctional Services officials smuggle drugs, cellphones and wea
They ‘have a way of blackmailing’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
Department of Correctional Services officials smuggle drugs, cellphones and weapons to prisoners to earn extra cash, senior DCS management in the Eastern Cape have confirmed. Department of Correctional Services officials smuggle drugs, cellphones... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
‘Inmates stitch our uniforms’The Police, Prisons and Civil Rights Union (Popcru) in the Eastern Cape has bla
‘Inmates stitch our uniforms’
Daily Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
The Police, Prisons and Civil Rights Union (Popcru) in the Eastern Cape has blamed the Department of Correctional Services for failing to provide uniforms to prison warders. Many officials are forced to wear old, torn uniforms to work. PRESSING... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
SPECIAL REPORT: INMATES WEAR WARDERS’ GEARThe security is lax here.” Police Prisons and Civil Rights Union (Popcru) prov
SPECIAL REPORT: INMATES WEAR WARDERS’ GEAR
Daily Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
The security is lax here.” Police Prisons and Civil Rights Union (Popcru) provincial chairman Loyiso Mdingi said the Department of Correctional Services did not provide enough uniforms. “We condemn what these officials do, but the blame is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)has warned Victoria and South Australia to prepare for wild weather. The South
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
has warned Victoria and South Australia to prepare for wild weather. The South Australian coroner has recommended the Department of Correctional Services review the system of home detention bail after the death of a 29-year-old man by drug... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Masutha: Gordhan did not order me to do anythingletter, dated April 11, states that the National Treasury concluded its review
Masutha: Gordhan did not order me to do anything
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
letter, dated April 11, states that the National Treasury concluded its review of the bid process to see if the department of correctional services (DCS) complied with supply chain management laws during the bidding process. "The review... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Masutha awaits outcome of audit into R378 mln prison tenderMinister Michael Masutha. Finance Minister Pravin Ghordan,tender process,Justi
Masutha awaits outcome of audit into R378 mln prison tender
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
Minister Michael Masutha. Finance Minister Pravin Ghordan,tender process,Justice Minister Michael Masutha CAPE TOWN - The Department of Correctional Services says it is awaiting outcomes of an audit into the controversial multi-million rand prison... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
EXCLUSIVE: Gordhan orders Masutha to cancel R378m IT tenderbusiness with government. Last month, News24 revealed that South Africa's new
EXCLUSIVE: Gordhan orders Masutha to cancel R378m IT tender
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
business with government. Last month, News24 revealed that South Africa's new tender czar Kenneth Brown had instructed the department of correctional services (DCS) to cancel an "irregular" R378 million tender awarded to IIS. IIS is part of the SA... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rosanne Narandas speaks about her killer sondevice be fitted. None was available at the Johannesburg prison or in Durban.
Rosanne Narandas speaks about her killer son
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
device be fitted. None was available at the Johannesburg prison or in Durban. The National Prosecuting Authority, the Department of Correctional Services and police have, over the past week, shifted responsibility for Narandas between one... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rajiv Narandas 'probably' now in prisonissued, but his incarceration was delayed. The reason for this remains unclear
Rajiv Narandas 'probably' now in prison
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
issued, but his incarceration was delayed. The reason for this remains unclear. The National Prosecuting Authority, the Department of Correctional Services and police have, over the past week, shifted responsibility for Narandas between one... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Missing murderer Narandas shackled and delivered to jailhis conviction failed. He was later discharged from hospital after an undisclo
Missing murderer Narandas shackled and delivered to jail
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
his conviction failed. He was later discharged from hospital after an undisclosed medical procedure. The police, the Department of Correctional Services and the National Prosecuting Authority had all refused to accept responsibility amid... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Inmate convicted of two first-degree murders dies behind barsA man convicted of killing two Lincoln women died behind bars Wednesday. The D
Inmate convicted of two first-degree murders dies behind bars
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 10 days ago
A man convicted of killing two Lincoln women died behind bars Wednesday. The Department of Correctional Services released a statement Thursday morning that stated Randoph Reeves, 60, died around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday. Reeves was serving a life... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Murderer’s mother mum about WhatsApp kitchen picRajiv is and I know he will be in custody soon‚" Sannasy said. The police‚ the
Murderer’s mother mum about WhatsApp kitchen pic
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 10 days ago
Rajiv is and I know he will be in custody soon‚" Sannasy said. The police‚ the National Prosecuting Authority and the Department of Correctional Services have not responded to requests to confirm that they were‚ in fact‚ aware of Rajiv... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mom knows where Rajiv Narandas is‚ but isn’t tellingThat is all I can tell you‚" she said on Wednesday evening. However‚ police‚ t
Mom knows where Rajiv Narandas is‚ but isn’t telling
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
That is all I can tell you‚" she said on Wednesday evening. However‚ police‚ the National Prosecuting Authority and the Department of Correctional Services were still unavailable to confirm that they were‚ in fact‚ aware of Rajiv Narandas'... Read more
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iol.co.za
Narandas never fitted with electronic trackerDurban - The Department of Correctional Services has been accused of breaching
Narandas never fitted with electronic tracker
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Durban - The Department of Correctional Services has been accused of breaching its own security measures by failing to fit an electronic monitoring tag to convicted killer and fugitive, Rajiv Narandas, who missed his deadline last week to present... Read more
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iol.co.za
Rajiv Narandas is not on the runwould then decide at which facility he would be incarcerated. But that never h
Rajiv Narandas is not on the run
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
would then decide at which facility he would be incarcerated. But that never happened. A source at the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Correctional Services said the Hawks had been instructed to “get the paperwork in order” so that Narandas could... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Where in the world is Rajiv Narandas?down Narandas as his crime and conviction occurred in Gauteng. But Gauteng pol
Where in the world is Rajiv Narandas?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 12 days ago
down Narandas as his crime and conviction occurred in Gauteng. But Gauteng police on Tuesday referred queries to the Department of Correctional Services. "Unfortunately we are unable to assist you as this matter is with Correctional... Read more
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iol.co.za
Narandas Argentina puzzleMonday morning, Gauteng police spokesman, Colonel Noxolo Kweza, refused to comm
Narandas Argentina puzzle
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
Monday morning, Gauteng police spokesman, Colonel Noxolo Kweza, refused to comment on the matter, saying it was up to the Department of Correctional Services to deal with it. Correctional Services, however, said Narandas was the responsibility of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cops, NPA, correctional services pass buck over missing murderer15:45 Durban - It is anyone's guess where convicted murderer Rajiv Narandas co
Cops, NPA, correctional services pass buck over missing murderer
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
15:45 Durban - It is anyone's guess where convicted murderer Rajiv Narandas could be. This while the police, the Department of Correctional Services and the National Prosecuting Authority pass the buck over who is responsible for his... Read more
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iol.co.za
Is Narandas in Argentina?Monday morning, Gauteng police spokesman, Colonel Noxolo Kweza, refused to comm
Is Narandas in Argentina?
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Monday morning, Gauteng police spokesman, Colonel Noxolo Kweza, refused to comment on the matter, saying it was up to the Department of Correctional Services to deal with it. Correctional Services, however, said Narandas was the responsibility of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Where is Rajiv Narandas?all the necessary documents for him to be handed over, others are saying the do
Where is Rajiv Narandas?
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
all the necessary documents for him to be handed over, others are saying the documents are ready.” The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Correctional Services spokesman, Thulani Mdluli, said they had no information. “It is not our responsibility... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Correctional Services Lauds Nurses for Making Difference in Lives of Inmates(12 May), Correctional Services National Commissioner Zach Modise has applauded
Correctional Services Lauds Nurses for Making Difference in Lives of Inmates
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
(12 May), Correctional Services National Commissioner Zach Modise has applauded the Department's more than 830 nurses. The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) currently employs 834 full-time professional nurses at its 243 correctional centres... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Correctional Services Lauds NursesNurses' Day, Correctional Services National Commissioner Zach Modise has applau
Correctional Services Lauds Nurses
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Nurses' Day, Correctional Services National Commissioner Zach Modise has applauded the department's nurses. The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) currently employs 834 full-time professional nurses at its 243 correctional centres... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rights of Inmates Cannot Be Compromisedconcerns are receiving urgent attention, and has called upon them to adhere to
Rights of Inmates Cannot Be Compromised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
concerns are receiving urgent attention, and has called upon them to adhere to lawful channels of communication. "The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) is designated as an essential service. We, therefore, call upon all officials to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rights of inmates cannot be compromised‚ says prisons commissionerdetainees at the prison’s medium B section were not being transported to court‚
Rights of inmates cannot be compromised‚ says prisons commissioner
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 19 days ago
detainees at the prison’s medium B section were not being transported to court‚ with warders complaining that the Department of Correctional Services had failed to properly compensate prison officials who qualified for benefits such as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Rights of Inmates Cannot Be Compromisedtheir concerns are receiving urgent attention, and has called upon them to adhe
The Rights of Inmates Cannot Be Compromised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
their concerns are receiving urgent attention, and has called upon them to adhere to lawful channels of communication. "The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) is designated as an essential service. We, therefore, call upon all officials to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget Debate On Department of Correctional ServicesThe defining trait of the Department of Correctional Services since 1998 has be
Budget Debate On Department of Correctional Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
The defining trait of the Department of Correctional Services since 1998 has been the rehabilitation of sentenced offenders and the successful reintegration of offenders back into society as law abiding citizens. The crucial question is how effective... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Trollip accuses Jordaan of 'emp Mti' promisesnational commissioner of correctional services. He was accused of profiting hu
Trollip accuses Jordaan of 'emp Mti' promises
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
national commissioner of correctional services. He was accused of profiting hugely from catering tenders awarded by the department of correctional services while it was under his stewardship. The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) found the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Westville prisoners spend time with moms for Mother's Daymothers and other maternal figures at the Durban prison on Saturday in a bid to
Westville prisoners spend time with moms for Mother's Day
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
mothers and other maternal figures at the Durban prison on Saturday in a bid to repair broken bonds while behind bars. Department of Correctional Services spokesperson Thulani Mdluli said the aim of the programme was to repair and reinforce... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sportpesa to Decide Friday If to Reinstate Gor, AFC Sponsorshipat a Nairobi hotel in a bid to discuss ways to fight the growing tide of hoolig
Sportpesa to Decide Friday If to Reinstate Gor, AFC Sponsorship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
at a Nairobi hotel in a bid to discuss ways to fight the growing tide of hooliganism. The Principal Secretary in the Department of Correctional Services in the Ministry of Interior Micah Pkopus Powon officially opened the workshop outlining... Read more
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iol.co.za
Killer businessman Narandas granted bailsurrender his passport. Should his application to the Constitutional Court be
Killer businessman Narandas granted bail
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
surrender his passport. Should his application to the Constitutional Court be dismissed, he must hand himself over to the Department of Correctional Services in Westville within 24 hours of the judgment. Narandas was sentenced in 2014 to 18 years... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Rockhampton council progresses with long-term pound solutionnot be possible or workable at the Etna Creek Correctional Centre. "We are con
Rockhampton council progresses with long-term pound solution
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 25 days ago
not be possible or workable at the Etna Creek Correctional Centre. "We are continuing fruitful discussions with the Department of Correctional Services and we believe there is a lot of logic in our collaboration," Mayor Strelow said. In the... Read more
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iol.co.za
R378m tender: Now Masutha faces courthe said. DA MP James Selfe also questioned the tender during the budget vote d
R378m tender: Now Masutha faces court
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
he said. DA MP James Selfe also questioned the tender during the budget vote debate and said corruption was rampant in the department of correctional services and no action was taken against officials and companies involved. He added that Scopa... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Motshekga: Attractive prison life encourages offenders to re-offendorder to return to the comfort of the correctional centres”. Motshekga’s comme
Motshekga: Attractive prison life encourages offenders to re-offend
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 25 days ago
order to return to the comfort of the correctional centres”. Motshekga’s comments were made during the Budget Vote of the Department of Correctional Services on Tuesday. “We require more resources for rehabilitation and social reintegration to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Michael Masutha On Challenges Facing Youthpeople are in custody for, predominantly, murder, rape, robbery and assault, wh
Minister Michael Masutha On Challenges Facing Youth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
people are in custody for, predominantly, murder, rape, robbery and assault, which is one of the biggest concerns of the Department of Correctional Services. Minister Masutha emphasised that more prevention measures are needed to create hope for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Correctional Services cracking down on phones in cellsCape Town - The Department of Correctional Services was in the process of insta
Correctional Services cracking down on phones in cells
News 24 South Africa / Posted 26 days ago
Cape Town - The Department of Correctional Services was in the process of installing equipment that will crack down on illegal cellphone use in prisons, Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Michael Masutha said on Tuesday. Masutha said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Michael Masutha Delivers Correctional Services Budget Vote Speech, 3 Mayof Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha (MP), will deliver a
Minister Michael Masutha Delivers Correctional Services Budget Vote Speech, 3 May
AllAfrica.com / Posted 27 days ago
of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv. Michael Masutha (MP), will deliver an annual budget policy statement for the Department of Correctional Services in the National Assembly on 3 May 2016. Minister Masutha is expected to update parliament... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Integrated Approach Can Keep Youth Away From Crimepeople are in custody for predominantly murder, rape, robbery and assault, whic
Integrated Approach Can Keep Youth Away From Crime
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
people are in custody for predominantly murder, rape, robbery and assault, which is one of the biggest concerns of the Department of Correctional Services. Minister Masutha emphasised that more prevention measures are needed to create hope for... Read more
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iol.co.za
War on corruptionand maladministration, financial mismanagement and tender irregularities took r
War on corruption
iol.co.za / Posted 30 days ago
and maladministration, financial mismanagement and tender irregularities took root. This month his office instructed the Department of Correctional Services to cancel an “irregular” IT tender worth R378m awarded to an ANC benefactor. At SAA a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Commissioner Zach Modise On Country's Developmental Correctional Systemcommunities who will be trained to be artisans, as part of implementing Ministe
Commissioner Zach Modise On Country's Developmental Correctional System
AllAfrica.com / Posted a month ago
communities who will be trained to be artisans, as part of implementing Minister Michael Masutha's vision of ploughing back and prevent vulnerable youths from entering the criminal justice system. Issued by: Department of Correctiona... Read more

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