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Sabelo Skiti

Sabelo Skiti

Sabelo Skiti is an investigative journalist.
VBS’s fuel scheme lost PIC millions
VBS’s fuel scheme lost PIC millions
The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) lost almost half a billion rand in a scheme aimed at empowering black fuel suppliers — courtesy of...
Prasa eyes iced company for its billions
Prasa eyes iced company for its billions
The 70 new locomotives were meant to pull carriages full of people and goods around South Africa. The billions of rands spent on them were part of...
Matjila & Co must face the music
Matjila & Co must face the music
A forensic report into the Public Investment Corporation’s investment with VBS Mutual Bank recommends criminal charges against the PIC’s...
Mswati wanted Trillian to turn his country into a tax haven
Mswati wanted Trillian to turn his country into a tax haven
The Gupta-linked company that had an ‘interest’ in South African state-owned enterprises used a similar modus operandi to try to get a...
Consultants are a fruitless waste
Consultants are a fruitless waste
Despite spending more on external services to plug gaps left by mismanagement and a shortage of skilled workers, data shows that municipalities...
Billions lost in disorganised municipalities
Billions lost in disorganised municipalities
Auditor General Kimi Makwetu has called on leadership at municipalities, from municipal managers, mayors and councils, and even people in the...
Capture leaves SA’s talent in tatters
Capture leaves SA’s talent in tatters
With years worth of experience reporting on state-owned entities, Mail & Guardian investigative reporter Sabelo Skiti draws back the...
​Former SAA interim CEO Bezuidenhout set to return to embattled airline
​Former SAA interim CEO Bezuidenhout set to return to embattled airline
Former SAA interim chief executive Nico Bezuidenhout is set to make a return to the embattled state company’s domestic low-cost carrier, Mango....
SAA recovery plan loses direction
SAA recovery plan loses direction
Instability and clashes right at the top of SAA seem to be pulling the troubled airline further off course. This is despite its board assuring...
Government ineptitude taints Pravin
Government ineptitude taints Pravin
The resignation of Vuyani Jarana, the chief executive of crisis-stricken SAA, just a week after the resignation of his counterpart at Eskom,...
Inside the SAA battle: Throwing toys and bugging boardrooms
Inside the SAA battle: Throwing toys and bugging boardrooms
The resignation of Vuyani Jarana from SAA came after a week of high drama, during which the outgoing chief executive was confronted about the...
Rumours swirl that key SOEs will report to Mabuza
Rumours swirl that key SOEs will report to Mabuza
Vuyani Jarana’s sudden resignation from crippled SAA is being used by some as the latest proxy weapon in the governing ANC’s power battles.