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Natasha Marrian

Natasha Marrian

Natasha Marrian is Mail & Guardian's politics editor.
    Ramaphosa’s image as an anti-graft crusader under scrutiny
    Ramaphosa’s image as an anti-graft crusader under scrutiny
    On Sunday, President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation and answer questions from the media about the Public Protector advocate Busisiwe...
    Ramaphosa to study Mkhwebane's report, hints at review
    Ramaphosa to study Mkhwebane's report, hints at review
    President Cyril Ramaphosa has responded to Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on the donation to his 2017 ANC presidential campaign,...
    If Ramaphosa must face criminal prosecution, then he must, Maimane says
    If Ramaphosa must face criminal prosecution, then he must, Maimane says
    The rule of law must be upheld regardless of who is president, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on Friday.
    Zuma spins a dangerous narrative
    Zuma spins a dangerous narrative
    "He had the fighting instincts of a badger trapped by hounds,” Hunter S Thompson wrote in a scathing obituary of former United States president...
    Zuma says Chabane could have 'used my name' to remove Maseko
    Zuma says Chabane could have 'used my name' to remove Maseko
    Former president Jacob Zuma has denied having had a hand in removing former Government Communication and Information Systems (GCIS) chief executive Themba Maseko, for failing to cooperate with the controversial Gupta family over the state’s R600-million advertising budget....
    Malema submits affidavit in defence of Mkhwebane in ‘rogue-unit’ bout
    Malema submits affidavit in defence of Mkhwebane in ‘rogue-unit’ bout
    Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has come out to bat for Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, in a court application...
    New Age and ANN7 were my idea, Zuma says
    New Age and ANN7 were my idea, Zuma says
    In a morning of high drama, former president Jacob Zuma detailed an alleged plot to kill him using “suicide bombers” brought in from outside...
    Zuma at the state capture inquiry: How he got here
    Zuma at the state capture inquiry: How he got here
    Then president Jacob Zuma’s late night removal of former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene on December 9 2015, was the genesis of the state capture...
    Mkhwebane-Gordhan fight may rattle Cyril’s reforms
    Mkhwebane-Gordhan fight may rattle Cyril’s reforms
    The outcome of the legal battle between Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane will have profound...
    ANC in Gauteng: For whom does the electorate toll?
    ANC in Gauteng: For whom does the electorate toll?
    For Finance Minister Tito Mboweni, the e-tolls debate is about policy certainty and the fiscus; for Gauteng premier David Makhura it is about the...
    Toilet tender is squeaky clean, says Masina
    Toilet tender is squeaky clean, says Masina
    Gauteng local government minister Lebogang Maile is expecting a response from Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina on an alleged dodgy R1.9-billion...
    EFF thrown out of parly committee after 'physical threat' to Gordhan
    EFF thrown out of parly committee after 'physical threat' to Gordhan
    The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party was kicked out of Parliament on Thursday, after approaching Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan...