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DA welcomes Parliament’s decision to review Public Protector report

The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) on Friday welcomed Parliament’s decision to take on review the Ciex report released by the Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, on Monday. The DA said the “remedial actions” listed by Mkhwebane, which included amending parts of the Constitution in respect of the mandate of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB), constituted […]

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Public protector agrees to investigate Dlamini-Zuma’s VIP protection – DA

CAPE TOWN, June 4–The office of the public protector has confirmed that it will investigate former African Union Commission chairwoman Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma for her abuse of VIP presidential protection services, as a private citizen, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday. This followed the DA’s complaint lodged with the public protector’s office on April 18, DA […]

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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 […]