Sarah Evans is a Mail & Guardian news reporter.She's a recovering musician who became a journalist while interning for the Diamond Fields Advertiser in Kimberley.She spent three years reporting there before completing an internship at the Mail & Guardian Centre for Investigative Journalism (amaBhungane).Her areas of interest include crime, law, governance, and the nexus between business and politics.Her areas of disinterest include skyscrapers.
As the commission of inquiry into the arms deal wrapped up this week, the M&G's Sarah Evans looks back at the controversy.
The Arms Deal Commission of Inquiry, investigating the 1999, R70-billion arms deal, is over.
Police minister Nathi Nhleko told the media on Friday that there had been a culture of mismanagement that predated 1994.
Marikana commissioners have hinted that there may be some criminal liability on the part of those who let the police actions on August 16 take place.
The Judicial Service Commission plans to interview five candidates for key positions – and all of them are women.
The presidency did not give the families of the miners enough time to prepare before releasing the report, despite their requests for advance notice.
David Hoile is closely associated with Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir and the International Criminal Court is his constant target.
The Omar al-Bashir saga will probably not affect the African body's relations with donor nations, according to pundits.
The Constitutional Court has handed down judgment against South African billionaire entrepreneur Mark Shuttleworth over a R250-million exit charge.
Country-by-country, Sarah Evans explores all the ICC's investigations into genocide, crimes against humanity, torture and leaders who are on the run.