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Transport minister says four senior Prasa staffers linked to companies they awarded contracts

PARLIAMENT, July 7 – Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi has revealed that four Passenger Rail Agency of SA (Prasa) employees have been identified as awarding contracts worth over R100 million to companies whose directors they have a connections with. In a reply to a parliamentary question published on Monday, Maswanganyi said the employees, Sonwabile Kondlo, a […]

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Defence minister must brief parliament on Gupta access to classified military information, says DA

CAPE TOWN, July 9 – The extent of the wealthy, politically connected Gupta family’s “web of corruption” is becoming increasingly evident and Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to explain to parliament the “outrageous access” the Guptas had to classified military information, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday. The DA would write to the chair of […]