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Natasha Marrian

Natasha Marrian

Natasha Marrian is Mail & Guardian's politics editor.
    Bill aims to quash covert party funding
    Bill aims to quash covert party funding
    South Africa is moving toward greater transparency in the murky terrain of bankrolling politics.
    Independent candidates snatch wards from the ANC in embattled Maluti-a-Phofung
    Independent candidates snatch wards from the ANC in embattled Maluti-a-Phofung
    Ten former ANC councillors who contested as independent candidates in the Free State’s Maluti-a-Phofung municipality snatched wards from the...
    ANC tests EFF with vote for Mashaba
    ANC tests EFF with vote for Mashaba
    It is August 22, 2016. The Johannesburg City Hall is abuzz with activity, despite the hour and the already forgotten sunset.
    Intra-party funding must be open
    Intra-party funding must be open
    President Cyril Ramaphosa’s CR17 campaign to be elected the ANC’s president has, with its fund-raising infrastructure, professionalised and...
    Sparks fly as labour takes on Eskom
    Sparks fly as labour takes on Eskom
    Labour is headed for a showdown with embattled state-owned power utility Eskom, which last week announced a loss of R21-billion in 2018-2019...
    ANC now mulling the regulation of internal party election funding
    ANC now mulling the regulation of internal party election funding
    The ANC came out in defence of President Cyril Ramaphosa this week, after leaked emails showed that he knew more than he had initially let on about...
    Kieswetter moves to oust Moyane loyalists
    Kieswetter moves to oust Moyane loyalists
    The precautionary suspension of three key allies of former South African Revenue Services (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane indicates that reform at...
    Cowboys, stink bombs and spies
    Cowboys, stink bombs and spies
    A day before Statistics South Africa announced record high unemployment levels, President Cyril Ramaphosa in his closing remarks to the ANC’s...
    Sars acts against Moyane loyalists
    Sars acts against Moyane loyalists
    The South African Revenue Service (Sars) has suspended and extended the suspension of executives against whom serious allegations of misconduct were made during the Commission of Inquiry into tax and governance, chaired by retired Supreme Court Judge Robert Nugent....
    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.