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Sabelo Skiti

Sabelo Skiti

Sabelo Skiti is an investigative journalist.
SAA flights’ failure to take off may down state airline
SAA flights’ failure to take off may down state airline
A spate of aborted flights at beleaguered SAA, the latest of which happened when chief executive Vuyani Jarana was on board one of the state...
Bain head honcho mired in state capture allegations won’t be stepping down
Bain head honcho mired in state capture allegations won’t be stepping down
Beleaguered consultancy Bain & Company on Monday morning issued a clarification that managing partner Vittorio Massone was not stepping down as...
SAA links to Bain raise red flag
SAA links to Bain raise red flag
Broke SAA has become the latest state entity with a questionable link to disgraced multinational consultancy Bain & Company.
Minister intervenes in community schemes shambles
Minister intervenes in community schemes shambles
Human Settlements Minister Nomaindia Mfeketo has ordered the appointment of an independent investigator to look into the affairs of the beleaguered...
Trouble spills over at PetroSA
Trouble spills over at PetroSA
The top echelons at embattled state-owned oil company PetroSA are in disarray, and highly placed sources say that the board chairperson, Nhlanhla...
Van Rooyen lost no time in the treasury
Van Rooyen lost no time in the treasury
On December 9 2015, ANC backbencher Des van Rooyen was appointed finance minister. Four days later, after intense pressure, then-president Jacob...
Court judgment reignites 14-year battle between gov spokesperson, Wesbank
Court judgment reignites 14-year battle between gov spokesperson, Wesbank
An Eastern Cape high court judgment has reignited a 14 year-old battle between a government spokesperson, a vehicle dealership and Wesbank.
Gauteng agriculture department to ditch security firm
Gauteng agriculture department to ditch security firm
The Gauteng department of agriculture and rural development intends to terminate its contract with a controversial security services company.
SOEs’ battle with treasury exposed
SOEs’ battle with treasury exposed
The treasury encountered sustained resistance from the major state-owned enterprises (SOEs) when it tried to investigate their alleged capture by...
Housing schemes regulator goes from bad to worse
Housing schemes regulator goes from bad to worse
R80-million of taxpayers’ money that was irregularly invested with the discredited VBS Mutual Bank by the beleaguered Community Schemes Ombudsman...
Senior CSOS staffers suspended for VBS deposit
Senior CSOS staffers suspended for VBS deposit
Controversy-struck Community Schemes Ombudsman Services (CSOS) has served two of its most senior officials — chief ombud advocate Seeng...
State officials fingered in a VBS-linked dodgy deposit
State officials fingered in a VBS-linked dodgy deposit
An agency of the department of human settlements thought it had invested R20-million with Absa. But when it went looking for the investment, it was...