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Jonathan Erasmus

Jonathan Erasmus

    Amakhosi and conservationists in KZN face off over dune mining
    Amakhosi and conservationists in KZN face off over dune mining
    A titanic battle has been brewing in northern KwaZulu-Natal involving a predominantly white village, a poor black rural community and a multinational mineral-sands miner with a reportedly "atrocious" environmental record....
    From Zuma Inc to Zuma.org
    From Zuma Inc to Zuma.org
    Zuma Inc has become shorthand for the rise of the Zuma family's business interests, but since Jacob Zuma's accession to power there has been...
    Zumaville will displace some families
    Zumaville will displace some families
    Both chiefs are members of the Masibambisane Rural Development Initiative, which is chaired by the president. It is the driving force behind the...
    Welcome to Zumaville
    Welcome to Zumaville
    The first new town to be built in democratic South Africa will be just 3.2km from President Jacob Zuma's homestead in Nkandla in rural...
    Limpopo official in 4x4 furore
    Limpopo official in 4x4 furore
    Worth about R300 000, it was previously owned by EduSolutions director Moosa Ntimba.
    SIU probes senior officials in textbook shame
    SIU probes senior officials in textbook shame
    The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) is investigating 22 Limpopo education department officials, some of them very senior, over alleged...
    Textbook crisis: Education department favoured dodgy tender
    Textbook crisis: Education department favoured dodgy tender
    The Limpopo textbook crisis was created by the department of basic education's reluctance to bypass EduSolutions, despite sitting on a scathing...
    ANC leaders linked to KZN scam
    ANC leaders linked to KZN scam
    A multipronged investigation into an alleged tender-rigging scam involving nearly 400 tenders worth R50million could ripple outwards to implicate...
    Friends of JZ case to set a precedent
    Friends of JZ case to set a precedent
    Arms deal bidder-turned-whistle-blower Richard Young  was a key state witness in the successful 2005 fraud and corruption prosecution of...
    Zuma-linked water boss gets job back
    Zuma-linked water boss gets job back
    The chairperson of a major KwaZulu-Natal water utility was reinstated days after being rejected for a third term -- and her lightning-fast comeback...