Lead South Africa

Maseko testifies on Gupta’s ‘bullying, intimidation tactics’ at state capture inquiry

JOHANNESBURG, August 29 – The controversial Gupta family’s inappropriate demands on former government spokesman Themba Maseko to channel government’s advertising spend to their newspaper, The New Age, bordered on breaking the laws of the country, the commission of inquiry into state capture heard on Wednesday. Maseko was CEO of government communication and information system (GCIS) […]

Business In The News South Africa

SA Express working with aviation authorities to resolve suspension of operations

JOHANNESBURG, May 25 – SA Express said on Thursday that it was working with the South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA) to address issues of safety in its operations in a bid to return all its flights to the skies after they were grounded. “Passenger safety remains our top priority and our 24-year safety record reflects this. We are […]

Lead South Africa

Former SARS officials appear in Pretoria court

TSHWANE, April 9 – Three former senior South African Revenue Services (SARS) officials appeared briefly at Pretoria Magistrate’s Court on Monday where they face charges of corruption and contravention of the Rica Act. Ivan Pillay‚ Johann van Loggerenberg and Andries Janse van Rensburg are accused of bugging the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) offices in 2007. The matter […]

Lead Opinion South Africa

Eskom’s engineered privatisation at the hand of forced Renewable Energy IPPS!

Phapano Pasha Where are the black intellectuals and black businesspeople when White minority and foreign capital including the politically connected within the ANC  are about to benefit from another self-invented social grant scheme worth over R1.4 trillion in the form of IPPs that will see dividends flowing out of this country for the next 15 […]

Opinion South Africa

Abrahams’ announcement continues a NPA tradition, Ngcuka and Mpshe led – as serving political interest and not necessarily justice!

Advocate Shaun Abrahams, the NDPP on Friday confirmed the worst kept secret of recent times, that he has informed former President Jacob Zuma through the latter’s attorneys that he was going to charge him on the 13 year long, 18 account charges. The charge sheet concerns itself with 783 recorded transactions of question in frames […]