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 […]

Lead South Africa

ANC announces new NEC as, 54th National Conference wraps up

JOHANNESBURG, December 21 – Former treasurer-general of the African National Congress (ANC), Zweli Mkhize, tops the list of South Africa’s ruling party’s 80-member National Executive Committee (NEC) – the highest decision-making body. Mkhize, who shockingly withdrew from the party leadership race on Sunday for the sake of “unity”, made a strong comeback. Announcing the results in the early hours […]

Business In The News South Africa

SA banking industry hails appointment of Standard Bank’s new CEO

JOHANNESBURG, December 15 – The Banking Association of South Africa (BASA) on Friday hailed the appointment of former director-general of National Treasury, Lungisa Fuzile, as the new chief executive of Standard Bank SA as a “significant appointment” for the country’s banking industry. Standard Bank SA on Thursday, announced that Fuzile would take over the reigns as its new […]