Paper review: What's making the headlines in today's papers?
- Writing on the wall for Sars’s Moyane
Sars commissioner Tom Moyane could find himself out of a job in a matter of days. Business Day understands that the issue of Moyane’s removal from the tax agency is set to be put to the Cabinet and that his departure is “imminent”.
- KPMG fined for improper conduct
Days after the release of the auditor-general’s damning report on SAA, which has grim implications for PwC, the Securities and Exchange Commission has censured KPMG SA for “improper professional conduct” and forced the auditing firm to pay a $100 000 penalty.
- Steinhoff investors voted to absolve directors of liability
More than 98% of Steinhoff International’s shareholders voted to discharge all of the directors and supervisory board members from liabilities at the group’s annual general meeting.
- Cops mock abused kids’ parents
Parents of the two Soweto girls who were allegedly sexually molested by a policeman are complaining of feeling ridiculed and mistreated by officers
- Muthambi memo’s legality on focus
The legality of a memo issued by former communications minister Faith Muthambi has become a sticking point in the arbitration case of former SABC strongman Hlaudi Motsoeneng.
- ‘Pupils possessed’
Videos and pictures show young pupils at a school rolling around on the ground, waving their arms and twisting like snakes
- No party will tell ANC what to do!
The ANC will not be bullied or told who to appoint as mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay. This is what the party secretary-general said during a media briefing at Luthuli House.
- ‘Why we hijack houses’
The hijacker of a R1.2-million Joburg house has given insight into the hardships that push desperate home seekers to illegally usurp houses and buildings.
- Mayor draws flak over crucial post
Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba has been accused of flouting key legislation by making an “irregular” senior appointment in the city’s finance department
- Home Affairs acts on official
Suspension is a possibility for the infamous Home Affairs employee caught on camera busy on her phone while rendering immigration services at the Beitbridge Border post.