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Athandiwe Saba

Athandiwe Saba

Athandiwe Saba is a multi award-winning journalist who is passionate about data, human interest issues, governance and everything that isn’t on social media. She is an author, an avid reader and trying to find the answer to the perfect balance between investigative journalism, online audiences and the decline in newspaper sales. It’s a rough world and a rewarding profession.
    Politicians stifle murder investigations
    Politicians stifle murder investigations
    The investigation into the murder of former ANC Youth League secretary general Sindiso Magaqa has stalled and may never yield results, say highly...
    The price of the Warrior Woman’s freedom
    The price of the Warrior Woman’s freedom
    But the decision has puzzled some legal experts — many other women have killed in self-defence, yet they were prosecuted, convicted and have...
    Truck company in racial wage war
    Truck company in racial wage war
    A trucking company has been accused by African drivers of paying them a lower wage rate than their white and coloured counterparts.
    Water board awash with problems
    Water board awash with problems
    Water Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane is at loggerheads with the state-owned bulk water supplier, the Trans-Caledon Tunnel Authority (TCTA).The...
    Trillian’s plans for local government
    Trillian’s plans for local government
    Since 2015, Gupta affiliates have been planning to capture local government through their close relationship with Minister Des van Rooyen.
    PetroSA former board members lose bid for reinstatement
    PetroSA former board members lose bid for reinstatement
    The Western Cape High Court has dismissed the former PetroSA board members’ application to be reinstated.
    Rape claim tarnishes legal profession
    Rape claim tarnishes legal profession
    A young woman starting her law career has been thrown into a whirlwind of court interdicts, shaming and bullying after she told the Law Society of...
    Ex-KPMG man in new Gupta probe
    Ex-KPMG man in new Gupta probe
    The man who compiled and signed off on the now discredited KPMG report into the so-called “rogue unit” at the South African Revenue Service,...
    Energy minister slips up on oil plan
    Energy minister slips up on oil plan
    Minister of Energy Mmamoloko Kubayi is backtracking on the investigation into the sale of the country’s oil reserves, say highly placed sources....
    Story of the 'warrior woman' tells of vulnerable people living in fear
    Story of the 'warrior woman' tells of vulnerable people living in fear
    The old man shuffles along in his cowboy hat with a checked band. His slow, considered movements make his shoes seem too heavy for his feet. He’s...
    R200m oil deal probe in a skid
    R200m oil deal probe in a skid
    A report into the sale of state assets by the Strategic Fuel Fund (SFF) contains damning revelations of how the state entity squandered the...
    Minister set to ‘cripple’ energy fund
    Minister set to ‘cripple’ energy fund
    The Central Energy Fund (CEF) faces financial ruin when Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi hands the state’s mining company, African Exploration...