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Pauli van Wyk

Pauli van Wyk

Pauli van Wyk is curious. Relentless. Runner. Dog- and human-whisperer. M&G investigative journalist. She writes about the justice cluster, state-owned companies, state politics and the inescapable collision course they're on. Pauli cut her teeth at Media24: she became a journo at Beeld, was trained by the amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism and was part of the first Netwerk24 team.
Popo Molefe: Why does Prasa want to silence me?
Popo Molefe: Why does Prasa want to silence me?
Popo Molefe’s court victory last month, which saw the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) board reinstated, is apparently being...
Court dismisses Prasa bid to invalidate R4bn worth of contracts
Court dismisses Prasa bid to invalidate R4bn worth of contracts
Prasa’s bid to invalidate contracts worth about R4-billion collapsed on Wednesday, when the high court in Pretoria dismissed the rail agency’s...
Up and down like K-Ci & JoJo: Mbalula, Ntlemeza spat reaches farcical new heights
Up and down like K-Ci & JoJo: Mbalula, Ntlemeza spat reaches farcical new heights
After a week of dramatics, ousted Hawks head Mthandazo Berning Ntlemeza has retreated in his standoff with Police Minister Fikile Mbalula. His...
Ntlemeza has a card up his sleeve - he can legally return to work
Ntlemeza has a card up his sleeve - he can legally return to work
Ousted Hawks boss Mthandazo Berning Ntlemeza can lawfully return to his office on Monday — despite newly appointed Minister of Police Fikile...
Molefe picks up the Prasa fight
Molefe picks up the Prasa fight
Popo Molefe is back as board chairperson of the state-owned rail company, Prasa, and sparks are expected to fly over several politically charged...
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.
A-team puts Gigaba on notice
A-team puts Gigaba on notice
NEWS ANALYSISNewly appointed Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has hit the treasury like a whirlwind, causing its conservative senior employees...
How Gordhan thwarted Gupta arms dealing plans
How Gordhan thwarted Gupta arms dealing plans
Ousted Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan and officials at treasury were the only stumbling block between a sweet deal for the Guptas trying their...
FIC challenge will show Gigaba's strings
FIC challenge will show Gigaba's strings
NEWS ANALYSISThe Guptas brought an application to the Pretoria high court to set aside the decision to issue a contentious Financial...
Gordhan’s vision will be celebrated
Gordhan’s vision will be celebrated
NEWS ANALYSISThe judicial order that Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan is seeking to force the Guptas to back off from the treasury will cement...
Advocate in Gordhan-Gupta proceedings: The Guptas are ‘like Alice in Wonderland’
Advocate in Gordhan-Gupta proceedings: The Guptas are ‘like Alice in Wonderland’
The Guptas are ‘like Alice in Wonderland’, Advocate Jeremy Gauntlett SC told a full bench of three judges in the High Court in Pretoria on...
Pravin Gordhan is still the finance minister ... for now
Pravin Gordhan is still the finance minister ... for now
Pravin Gordhan has dismissed reports that he resigned as finance minister during a meeting with President Jacob Zuma and other top six officials at...