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Key arms deal middleman ‘not ready’ to testify

But the advocate appearing for Fana Hlongwane at the arms deal commission says his client “wants to come and give evidence”.

Arms deal offsets ‘seriously flawed’

Trade and industry director general tells Swedish broadcaster that projects were not sustainable

BAE’s ‘bribery’ channel

Documents reveal the cunning origin of the British arms company's system used to channel alleged kickbacks to South African arms deal 'advisers'.

Saab admits secret arms-deal payments

A R24-million commission was hidden from Saab by its partner, BAE Systems.

Saab admits R24-million bribe paid to clinch arms deal

Swedish defence group Saab says R24m was paid to clinch a South African contract for fighter jets -- but said its UK partner BAE paid the bribe.

Secrets, lies and phony deals

For years we have chased hints and allegations, now the <i>M&G</i> has obtained clear evidence of financial benefits from the arms deal.

The house the arms deal bought

Arms-deal middleman Fana Hlongwane financed a R4-million home for General Siphiwe Nyanda when Nyanda prepared to step down as defence force chief.

How Menzi stymied arms probe

As director general of the justice department, Menzi Simelane repeatedly hobbled the arms-deal probe.

UK arms-deal probe welcomed

Cosatu has welcomed the decision by a United Kingdom auditing body to launch a new investigation into South Africa's arms deal.

BAE sees ‘modest’ hit from UK spending review

Defence contractor BAE Systems says the impact on its business of the UK's cuts in defence spending will be "modest".

Fresh evidence of arms payoffs

Unexplained deposits in Joe Modise's bank account add to the mounting questions about the arms deal.

BAE’s global bribing campaign

So now it's clear: BAE Systems paid bribes to sell its weapons -- and prosecuting bosses in the United Kingdom are as politically pliant as our own.


Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

The solitary choreography of solo prayer

Covid-19 transmissions in mosques and churches have complicated our relationships with them

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories