The department was managing seabird colonies and stringent biosecurity measures were being implemented at the various rehabilitation centres and institutions, known for breeding.
The Pretoria-based university says it has taken note of and is gravely concerned about the allegations.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has amended the rules of the commission of inquiry into state capture to make testimony before it admissible in criminal proceedings.
Former crime intelligence officer Morris “Captain KGB” Tshabalala’s bail application, based on new facts, is expected to be heard next week, after his first bail application failed in January.
The governing party must now decide whether former president Jacob Zuma will be asked to lobby or not.
Aerial footage of the Theewaterskloof Dam captures the different stages of the Cape’s three-year drought from November 2016 to March 2018. Watch.
The Gauteng Department of Education said it suspected a syndicate operating in the area.
Lanes on the M1 North have been closed, shacks and homes have been damaged and flooded, and a tree has fallen on the highway as the aftermath of overnight flooding persists across Gauteng.