Latest articles on Billy Masetlha

The well-connected Mr KLamp

The Zambian fugitive behind a dubious circumcision project in KZN has friends in high places in SA, including a president, a king and an ex-spy boss.

Zuma plot fallout continues

The ANC's Billy Masetlha has become the first senior member to openly say the alleged plot to oust Jacob Zuma as ANC president next year is real.

ANC distances itself from Masetlha’s comments

The ANC said on Friday it had “read with regret” comments in the <i>M&G</i> attributed to national executive member Billy Masetlha.

Motau’s odd company

Intelligence boss's government duties, business interests are in clear conflict, write Stefaans Brümmer, Nic Dawes and Sam Sole.

Warning: A shift at the Constitutional Court

After the Constitutional Court judgements in the Clicks case, in which the majority set aside regulations dealing with pricing and dispensing of medicine, legal commentators raised the question as to whether a significant minority of the court -- who appeared to adopt a more pro-executive position -- would influence the future direction of the court.

Wanted: A job, any job

<a href=""><img src="" align=left border=0></a>In the aftermath of Tuesday's top six election, several senior Cabinet ministers and their aides are now getting their CVs together and are suddenly looking forward to the <i>Mail & Guardian</i> jobs section on Friday -- they realise their future in a Zuma government and ANC is not looking very bright.

ANC succession race gets dirty in final leg

The battle for the leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) is becoming ever dirtier and fuelled by paranoia in the final weeks before delegates vote for the as-yet undeclared candidates. The challenge on the surface appears a straight contest between incumbent Thabo Mbeki and ANC deputy president Jacob Zuma.

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Gauteng responds to grave concern

The news of Gauteng’s grave site preparations raised alarm about the expected number of Covid-19-related deaths in the province

Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

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Young professional gets a career boost from PSETA

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Colgate-Palmolive South Africa donates one million bars of soap

The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities

Cheque value bundles – real value

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Municipal audit outcomes reveal public sector financial management must be professionalised

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