Nelly is a reporter at the Mail & Guardian Centre for Investigative Journalism, Amabhungane.
Fraudster and President Jacob Zuma's former financial adviser Schabir Shaik claims the money did not buy him any commercial benefits.
Officials differ on whether Hulley responded to critical questions about a grants tender.
Fraudster claims the money did not buy him any commercial benefits.
A forensic probe reveals a litany of deals among connected individuals as well as escalating costs.
Czech fugitive Radovan Krejcir's appeal to be granted permanent refugee status in South Africa will be heard behind closed doors.
They may be humble servants of the people but some of SA's MPs have become wealthy property moguls, with holdings in some desirable areas.
Presents come at a price -- and not at the prices declared by the politicians who received them, writes Nelly Shamase.
Minister of Defence Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has spelt out why she believes the AdoAir jet leasing agreement is full of holes.
Mapisa-Nqakula spells out why she believes the AdoAir jet leasing agreement is full of holes.
The state's legal representative sided with Radovan Krejcir's lawyer in requesting that the media not be given access to his refugee status appeal.