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Mbalula’s war with military vets belies the Prasa disaster

The transport minister uses humour, which his targets don’t find funny, to survive in tough times or to divert attention from a problem.

Prasa to dismiss four ‘Derailed’ officials

The passenger rails agency is to act against officials implicated in former public protector Thuli Madonsela’s 2015 report on corruption and maladministration

Corruption-buster Molefe tackles Transnet

The move is part of Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan’s overhaul of state-owned enterprises

Corruption laden Prasa chugs along

The agency has been sitting on a damning report for a year and there’s still no sign of movement

Guns blazing or sweet surrender?

All eyes are on Jacob Zuma as South Africa tries to anticipate his next move

What’s in a cup of tea, Ben Martins asks

The deputy minister has admitted to arranging a meeting between the Prasa boss and Tony Gupta

NPA eyeing prosecution over Prasa billions

The National Prosecuting Authority may decide at the end of July whether or not it will prosecute anyone over allegedly corrupt contracts.

Transport minister Dipuo Peters: I didn’t know of graft crisis at Prasa

The minister claims she was kept in the dark about the alleged graft at the rail agency.

Thuli Madonsela vs former CEO Lucky Montana: we look at 10 points of contention on the public protector’s Prasa report

Former Prasa chief executive officer Lucky Montana refutes public protector Thuli Madonsela's report on the crisis that went on at the organisation.

Former Prasa boss blasts Madonsela as ‘biased’

Lucky Montana has launched a scathing attack on public protector Thuli Madonsela, labelling her findings as irrational and unsubstantiated.

Tall trains: Prasa sues for R2.6-billion

The rail agency is also demanding that the 13 locomotives already delivered be sent back.

New board, new broom, says Prasa chair

Prasa chairperson Popo Molefe said on Thursday the board had been shocked by the adverse findings of the public protector.

Inside Prasa’s dirty battles

Heated correspondence shows the fight for state contracts at SA's passenger rail agency and suggests pressure exerted to pay an ANC-aligned supplier.

Former Prasa CEO Montana comes out swinging

Former passenger rail CEO Lucky Montana has branded his dismissal on Thursday as politically motivated.

Prasa CEO Montana run out of town on a rail

Passenger Rail Agency of SA CEO Lucky Montana has been dismissed -- apparently for his statements attacking the board.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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