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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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EFF snubs Sanef invitation to discuss threats against journalists in South Africa

PORT ELIZABETH,  November 28 – The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) have snubbed a meeting request from the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) to discuss threats and intimidation levelled against journalists. The request to meet follows EFF leader Julius Malema’s inflammatory remarks, Sanef said in a statement on Tuesday. Sanef said it asked for a […]

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Manyi says he dismantled a ‘mini VBS’ at GCIS

JOHANNESBURG, November 15 – Businessman Mzwanele “Jimmy” Manyi on Wednesday slammed Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) acting boss Phumla Williams’ evidence against him at the state capture inquiry, saying he got rid of corruption which Williams was part of. The former owner of the now defunct The New Age newspaper and ANN7 news channel was supposed […]

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Zondo Commission of Inquiry into state capture to reconvene on Monday

JOHANNESBURG, November 11  – The hearings of the Zondo Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of State Capture, Corruption, and Fraud in the Public Sector including Organs of State will reconvene at 10am on Monday. The hearing will present the commission with the opportunity to hear testimony from the former minister of public enterprises Barbara […]

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Ramaphosa must testify before “state capture” commission – Maimane

JOHANNESBURG, October 10 – President Cyril Ramaphosa must present himself before the commission probing “state capture” in which senior government officials and executives at state companies have been implicated, main opposition Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on Wednesday. Maimane said recent developments in the Zondo Commission of Inquiry had shown that the capture of […]