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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.
    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...
    Captain KGB, the brazen criminal cop
    Captain KGB, the brazen criminal cop
    In the past five years only 1% of the thousands of cases reported to the Independent Police Investigative Directorate (Ipid) have resulted in...
    Slice Of Life: Halo of Dreams
    Slice Of Life: Halo of Dreams
    I’ve always been a singer but one of my best gigs was singing on Miller Rock the Boat – the cruise ship from Durban to Mozambique. The ship is...
    Gordhan court bid rattles Guptas
    Gordhan court bid rattles Guptas
    Politicking and mudslinging have obscured the legal focus of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s approach to the high court in Pretoria against...
    LISTEN: Thabo Mbeki's apartheid-era bailout interview with Madonsela
    LISTEN: Thabo Mbeki's apartheid-era bailout interview with Madonsela
    Last May, then-public protector Thuli Madonsela sat down with former president Thabo Mbeki for what would turn out to be a confrontational...