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Gupta link in R647m train deal

Evidence now shows that Salim Essa helped two locomotive manufacturers to secure benefit in the largest locomotive acquisition in Transnet’s history.

Transnet scandal: Ex-Gupta man shows his hand

Homix says its CEO Ashok Narayan had attempted to convince investigators that it had provided Neotel with services commensurate with charges.

How much did Mbeki and Blatter know?

What did Thabo Mbeki and Sepp Blatter know about – and do to facilitate - the $10-million "bribe" allegedly to win the 2010 World Cup vote?

Glebelands: Fingers pointed at untouchable ‘serial killer’

Still no convictions, despite statements from 50 victims in which the same perpetrator is named.

Is Myeni’s next move to the Central Energy Fund?

A new board position in a state-owned entity might be on the cards for embattled South African Airways chairperson Dudu Myeni.

Questions the ANC may rue asking

When building started at Nkandla in 2009, the public works ­department estimated the upgrade would cost R28-million.

Bozizé in frantic plea for weapons

Deployment of SA troops to CAR followed 'urgent requests'.

South Africa’s heftiest felines for 2012

From President Fat Cat's stinky Nkandla deal to the Capitec cats who creamed it fat cats risked obesity in 2012, write the amaBhungane reporters.

Nkandla: Reddy an unapologetic benefactor

Without Vivian Reddy's provision of surety, FNB would not have granted a loan for President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla property.

M&G asks court for access to Nkandla money details

The M&G Centre for Investigative Journalism (amaBhungane) filed papers on Thursday

M&G fights to access Krejcir hearing

In the public interest, the media is battling to override Radovan Krejcir's confidentiality status.

Public works ducks questions on Zuma’s Nkandla upgrade

The public works department has missed the deadline for answering an access-to-information request by the M&G Centre for Investigative Journalism.

Nkandla: home is where the heart is

President Jacob Zuma's private homestead is the site of lavish upgrades at the taxpayer's expense.

Motaung case linked to ANC feuds

Party sources claim the fraud charges brought against him are largely politically motivated because he is a Jacob Zuma supporter.

Mystery of the not-so-missing agent

Man 'disappeared' after recovering R28-million for the Swazi government --- but was easy to find

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Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu’s death

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus

Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

Secret meetings with Zuma could sink Mkhwebane

An alleged string of lies about Mkhwebane’s meeting with the former president in her contentious R3.2-billion Absa report has the public protector in a legal wrangle

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