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Thanduxolo Jika

Thanduxolo Jika

Thanduxolo Jika is an investigative Journalist and Co-Author of We are going to kill each other today:The Marikana Story. The Messiah of Abantu.
Further PIC bloodletting in wake of VBS looting
Further PIC bloodletting in wake of VBS looting
Another senior Public Investment Corporation (PIC) executive who served as the state-owned entity’s representatives on the embattled VBS Mutual...
ANC bash caught up in VBS web
ANC bash caught up in VBS web
The ANC may be entangled in alleged fraudulent transactions involving embattled VBS Mutual Bank.
Waste pickers lament nondelivery of karikis by Enviro Mobi
Waste pickers lament nondelivery of karikis by Enviro Mobi
It has been almost a year since 58 waste pickers, representing 15 co-operatives in Ekurhuleni municipality, were promised three-wheeler motorbikes...
SIU probes Pule Mabe’s associates
SIU probes Pule Mabe’s associates
Law enforcement agencies are looking into how a company and a trust run by family members and close business associates of ANC spokesperson Pule...
Officials want ‘secure storage’ for scooters
Officials want ‘secure storage’ for scooters
Waste-picker co-operatives, which were promised three-wheeler “kariki” motorbikes, have seen no delivery on the promise — despite a...
Brace yourself for tougher times
Brace yourself for tougher times
As temperatures plummeted across the county this week, fuel prices hit record highs of R16.02 for a litre of 95-octane petrol in Gauteng. 
Ex-health MEC in R1bn graft probe
Ex-health MEC in R1bn graft probe
A Special Investigating Unit report has revealed new details about the extent of state capture at the Gauteng health department, where more than...
Former execs claim R30m from KPMG
Former execs claim R30m from KPMG
Two former KPMG directors who left because of the scandal involving the audit firm and VBS Mutual Bank have slapped the firm with multimillion-rand...
New ombud in hot water over VBS
New ombud in hot water over VBS
The newly established Community Schemes Ombud Service (CSOS) invested R80‑million with the controversial VBS Mutual Bank without approval,...
Mabe-linked firms cited for fraud
Mabe-linked firms cited for fraud
A forensic investigation into the extraordinary multimillion-rand tender awarded by a subsidiary of the North West government to companies...
Mabe-linked firm’s tuk-tuk payday
Mabe-linked firm’s tuk-tuk payday
The Gauteng government is battling to contain the fallout from a controversial and unlawful R26‑million prepayment for motorised three-wheelers...
NPA's asset forfeiture unit tells court of missing Trillian millions
NPA's asset forfeiture unit tells court of missing Trillian millions
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has revealed in court papers that R595-million which was paid by Eskom to a Gupta-linked company in dodgy...