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Steinhoff relies on legal ‘fig leaf’
Steinhoff relies on legal ‘fig leaf’
‘South Africa’s Enron” is how the Steinhoff corporate scandal was described by its new board chair Heather Sonn. It’s an apt description in...
Editorial: Journalism keeps up the good fight
Editorial: Journalism keeps up the good fight
Saturday October 19 marks the 42nd anniversary of Black Wednesday. This was the day that the apartheid government shut down three independent...
VBS bounty buys Floyd a Rover
VBS bounty buys Floyd a Rover
The name of the Economic Freedom Fighters second-in-command, Floyd Shivambu, is once again entwined in
High court finds parts of Rica ‘unconstitutional’
High court finds parts of Rica ‘unconstitutional’
In a massive victory against unwarranted state surveillance, the Pretoria high court has declared a number of sections of South Africa’s...
Rica has five constitutional and other flaws
Rica has five constitutional and other flaws
The amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism was in the high court in Pretoria this week, arguing that the laws about who you can surveil,...
What it’s like to be spied on
What it’s like to be spied on
As the amaBhungane investigative journalism unit heads to court to argue for disclosure of state surveillance, Mail & Guardian...
Government’s thinking on surveillance law is regressive
Government’s thinking on surveillance law is regressive
A case before the Pretoria high court is set to have important implications for citizens’ privacy — and the ability of journalists to do...
Dennis George ‘shocked’ in the wake of Fedusa sacking
Dennis George ‘shocked’ in the wake of Fedusa sacking
Embattled former Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) general secretary Dennis George has responded to his recent dismissal from the trade...
Leaked WhatsApps: How access to PIC execs may have facilitated deals
Leaked WhatsApps: How access to PIC execs may have facilitated deals
Leaked messages show how a little-known businessman, Lawrence Mulaudzi, gained an inside track with the PIC and its then-CEO, Dan...
Who runs SA’s media is a black-and-white issue
Who runs SA’s media is a black-and-white issue
The media is not unlike many companies in the country; it’s run mostly by white people. An analysis of ownership structures, demographics and...
Uncaptured: Newsroom weaknesses and the trap of false narratives
Uncaptured: Newsroom weaknesses and the trap of false narratives
Investigative journalists helped pull South Africa back from a precipice by exposing the depth of state capture. But they are now staring into...
Uncaptured: How it all began
Uncaptured: How it all began
Investigative journalists helped pull South Africa back from a precipice by exposing the depth of state capture. But they are now staring into...

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