R60 million can buy you a lot of flashy cars – just ask South Africa’s Cabinet ministers.
Letting go of some of her most prized, intimate memories of her grandfather for an auction was very tough for Ndileka Mandela – but it was for charity and that made things easier, she says.
Cape Town mayor and former Pan Africanist Congress MP Patricia de Lille today questioned why former president Thabo Mbeki told the nation that there was no prima facie evidence in relation to the arms deal.
An empty six-storey office block in Pretoria, a shopping centre in Heidelberg that contains no government agencies, and a strip mall in Lenasia that houses a supermarket, a grocer, and a car sound business.
Former President Thabo Mbeki has angrily hit out at anti-arms deal crusader Terry Crawford-Browne’s legal representative Paul Hoffman for referring to his former cabinet colleagues as “minions”.
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South Africa reaped massive economic benefits from its four-year partnership with Brics member countries – Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa – International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane has said.
The caseload in the Office of the Public Protector keeps rising – but the number of investigators remains unchanged.
The State Security Agency has been roped in to investigate the upsurge of power outages in the City of Tshwane as a result of cable theft, which has cost businesses huge amounts of money.
Many building plans were passed but did not materialise due to the 2009 recession, Statistics SA has said.
It’s a case of commissioners versus the chief electoral officer as Pansy Tlakula’s fight to keep her job deepens tensions at the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC).
If details of Independent Electoral Commission chairperson Pansy Tlakula’s misconduct had emerged before she was interviewed for the position, it would likely have affected the decision to appoint her, Electoral Court Judge Lotter Wepener has said.
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In the wake of Mandela Day, Milisithando Bongela questions what the pervasive image of Madiba and the narrative of ‘reconciliation’ really means.
Readers react cynically to the news that Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi is cracking the whip over Nkandla spending
The era of having your cake and eating it seems to be coming to an end for government officials suspended on full pay. That’s if Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane gets his way.