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Jessica Bezuidenhout

Jessica Bezuidenhout

Jessica Bezuidenhout joined the Mail & Guardian as an investigative reporter in March 2016 after 20 years at the Sunday Times working on news and investigations. She has been the joint winner of several local and international journalism awards, including Nat Nakasa, Mondi, Vodacom regional journalist of the year and Misa, and runner-up for the 2003 Natali Prize.
    WikiLeaks, Snowden lawyers back Trillian whistle-blower
    WikiLeaks, Snowden lawyers back Trillian whistle-blower
    Cornered by the financial might of her former bosses of a Gupta-linked company, the woman who spilled the beans on Nenegate has landed the backing of...
    Ex-SSA man given top energy post
    Ex-SSA man given top energy post
    New Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has moved swiftly to bring her personal touch to the office and has placed its administration firmly in the...
    Bid by Sexwale to probe ‘state capture’ claims against Trillian backfires
    Bid by Sexwale to probe ‘state capture’ claims against Trillian backfires
    A bid by Tokyo Sexwale to have a private legal team delve into state capture claims against Gupta-linked company Trillian Capital Partners has...
    Zuma accused of lying under oath
    Zuma accused of lying under oath
    President Jacob Zuma faces a fresh challenge — this time he is accused of lying under oath.
    Gupta-linked bank bid now in Gigaba’s hands
    Gupta-linked bank bid now in Gigaba’s hands
    NEWS ANALYSISVardospan Limited’s owners must have known they stood little chance of getting a court order to rush through approval to buy...
    Gupta-linked bank bid faces collapse
    Gupta-linked bank bid faces collapse
    An ambitious bid to buy Habib Overseas Bank may collapse in the next 48 hours unless Vardospan can secure a high court order to compel regulators...
    Junior gold miner takes on the IDC
    Junior gold miner takes on the IDC
    Joel Mafenya says he made his money long before black economic empowerment (BEE) was in fashion, so he can afford to be more patient than the...
    How to bleed a whistle-blower dry
    How to bleed a whistle-blower dry
    A Gupta-linked company has unleashed an arsenal of legal challenges against the woman who exposed the hidden hand in the firing of former finance...
    Gloves off as minister flays Molefe
    Gloves off as minister flays Molefe
    Executive and board clashes at state rail agency Prasa have escalated, with Transport Minister Dipuo Peters turning the tables on the ousted board,...
    Dudu Myeni's book of tip-offs
    Dudu Myeni's book of tip-offs
    South African Airways has spent millions of rands in taxpayer funds to investigate alleged impropriety by senior executives.
    Public protector's office swept for bugs and other creepy-crawlies after leaks
    Public protector's office swept for bugs and other creepy-crawlies after leaks
    First she flipped the TV channel from eNCA to the Gupta-owned ANN7, then she ditched the catchy report names such as Secure in Comfort and...
    Supra heads to court to halt ‘smears'
    Supra heads to court to halt ‘smears'
    Embattled North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo has filed an urgent application for an interdict to stop damaging claims of corruption being levelled...