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High court tells Trillian: ‘Pay back the Eskom money’

The Gupta-linked company has been ordered to repay embattled power utility Eskom

The phrase ‘Gupta-linked’ has no content in law — Trillian counsel

Eskom’s battle to recover monies it paid to Trillian, established by Eric Wood and Salim Essa kicked off at the high court this week

Bosasa tells court: We are being hijacked by liquidators

Bosasa wants the decision to place the company under voluntary liquidation, should be declared null and void

Zuma expected to file papers seeking a permanent stay of prosecution

Zuma's counsel argued that the case had a 17-year history and that it would be impossible for them to prepare in a month

Zondo to decide on Gupta, Duduzane Zuma applications to cross examine

After Barbara Hogan’s testimony was postponed indefinitely, the commission will meet to hear Zondo’s decision on key cross-examination applications

#StateCaptureInquiry: Duduzane Zuma refuses to testify

Duduzane Zuma's lawyer says his client won't testify as long as he faces criminal charges

#StateCaptureInquiry: Guptas won’t subject themselves to ‘reckless’ authorities

Ajay Gupta's lawyer has argued that the Guptas will not expose themselves to authorities like the Hawks and NPA

Lawyer questions motives around Breytenbach affair claims

Imperial Crown Trading lawyer has denied he and his legal team suggested advocate Mike Hellens had an affair with prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach.

Advocate may sue NPA over Breytenbach affair ‘lies’

Joburg advocate Mike Hellens SC intends to sue the NPA and other parties for suggesting that he and prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach had an affair.

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Cradock Four back to haunt De Klerk

Pressure is mounting on the NPA to charge the former president and others involved in political killings during apartheid

From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it