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DA lays treason, corruption and racketeering charges against Zuma, Gupta family

JOHANNESBURG, May 31– The Democratic Alliance (DA) has laid complaints with the police against President Jacob Zuma, his son Duduzane, three Gupta brothers, and various cabinet ministers whom they accuse of treason, corruption and racketeering in charges related to state capture. Those mentioned in the complaint include, Atul Gupta, Ajay Gupta, Rajesh “Tony” Gupta, Ashu […]

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Aspen welcomes DA retracting allegations of anti-competitive conduct

JOHANNESBURG, May 30 – Aspen Pharmacare on Tuesday welcomed the the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) retraction of allegations of anti-competitive conduct previously made against the pharmaceutical company. This comes after the DA last month requested the Competition Commission and Medicines Control Council to investigate reports in the UK and locally that staff at Aspen had conspired […]

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Parliamentary inquiry into Eskom must include Duduzane Zuma’s ‘fake intelligence report’-DA

CAPE TOWN, May 21– The Democratic Alliance will ask Parliament’s chair of chairs Cedric Frolick to include an investigation into the most recent evidence of possible political interference in Eskom, this time by Duduzane Zuma, in the course of the inquiry the DA has requested. Just over a week ago, the DA requested that Parliament’s […]

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ANC reappoints politically unconcealed National Lotteries Commission Chairperson

Sello Theletsane May 19 – At today’s Portfolio Committee meeting for the Department of Trade and Industry, the ANC decided to bulldoze through the re-election of disputed National Lotteries Commission Chairperson, Professor Alfred Nevhutanda, despite his chequered and contended past. The DA has therefore submitted parliamentary questions to Minister Rob Davies requesting his record of decision to approve Professor […]

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Change of leadership of FNB Stadium ‘will impact service delivery’

Sello Theletsane The resolution by the Gauteng Department of Sports, Recreation, Arts and Culture (SRAC) to take over the administration of the FNB Stadium will have negative consequences on service delivery, the DA said in a statement on Thursday. “The current management bond of FNB Stadium has saved the public R492 000.00, since its investiture and has brought in subordinate economic opportunities […]