Former correctional services minister Ngconde Balfour encouraged his prisons boss, Xoliswa Sibeko, not to use her official residence.
Government watchdog Scopa wants President Jacob Zuma to recall former correctional services minister Ngconde Balfour as ambassador to Botswana.
Former opposition leader Tony Leon and former ministers Zola Skweyiya and Ngconde Balfour have been earmarked for diplomatic posts.
Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour on Monday welcomed a report clearing the doctors who recommended medical parole for Schabir Shaik.
Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour is facing tough questions on a new front: his love life
The minister of correctional services has welcomed Tuesday's high court ruling dismissing convicted murderer Clive Derby-Lewis's parole bid.
Ngconde Balfour is disappointed that a court bid to block the release of a report on the death of an HIV-positive prisoner was dismissed on Friday.
Ngconde Balfour felt "vindicated" by reports that appear to clarify allegations that Schabir Shaik remained in hospital despite being discharged.
It is simply not good enough for Ngconde Balfour to bluster that he has applied his mind, and show us all his familiar middle finger.
Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour was on Friday ordered to furnish a report on the death of an inmate to the Treatment Action Campaign.
Popcru, which represents about 80% of the country's 45 000 prison workers, on Friday asked for the immediate resignation of Ngconde Balfour.
On Sunday the Department of Correctional Services placed advertisements urging anyone with proof of impropriety to inform law enforcement agencies.
The prisons department has now awarded contracts worth more than R2,5-billion to companies in the Bosasa group in the past five years.
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The date for a parole application by Clive Derby-Lewis, who is serving a life sentence for murder of SACP leader Chris Hani, is still to be set.
Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour on Friday closed the door on any chance of parole for Chris Hani's killer, Clive Derby-Lewis.
Finance Minister Trevor Manuel is among 11 Cabinet ministers and three deputy ministers who have resigned.
Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour is threatening to sue the unknown writer of a letter allegedly sent to Parliament over his VW Touraeg.
Correctional Services Minister Ngconde Balfour has dismissed suggestions he failed to disclose to Parliament a car received as a "gift".
The M&G previously reported that Bosasa is under investigation by the SIU for alleged tender fraud relating to DCS contracts.