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Brown and Gigaba back under the spotlight as parliamentary inquiry adopts Eskom

PARLIAMENT, November 28 – The parliamentary inquiry into Eskom recommends in its final report that former ministers Lynne Brown and Malusi Gigaba be summoned to appear before the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture to explain their failings as shareholder representatives in the period corruption flourished at the country’s parastatals. “The committee recommends that […]

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#CabinetReshuffle: President Cyril Ramaphosa to announce cabinet reshuffle

PRETORIA, 22 November – President Cyril Ramaphosa will announce a cabinet reshuffle on Thursday afternoon, the presidency said in a statement. The reshuffle follows the recent resignation of controversial minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba and the death in September 2018 of minister of Environmental Affairs, Edna Molewa. Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has been acting […]

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Speaker receives Ramaphosa’s letter on Gigaba as the minister quits Parliament

PARLIAMENT, November 15 – Speaker Baleka Mbete has received a letter from President Cyril Ramaphosa on the public protector’s findings against former home affairs minister Malusi Gigaba, Parliament on said Thursday, but his resignation as an MP will prevent any action by the legislature. “The president informed the National Assembly of the former minister’s resignation […]