South Africa’s Minister in the Presidency, Mondli Gungubele says Thursday’s hostage situation involving military veterans in a hotel in Irene, Pretoria, is not acceptable. Newsflash reports that a group of disgruntled veterans held Gungubele, Defence minister Thandi Modise and her deputy, Thabang Makwetla, hostage after a meeting. Gungubele says there was no reason for the veterans’ actions