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ConCourt settles the law on the public protector and interim interdicts

The Constitutional Court said it welcomed robust debate but criticised the populist rhetoric in the battle between Busisiwe Mkhwebane and Minister Pravin Gordhan

Zuma breaks silence on his tax records

But his last minute affidavit does not resolve the bigger legal dispute between the South African Revenue Service and the public protector

Riddle of Zuma’s sick note

SANDF officials considered launching a probe into the ‘doctored’ certificate

Court tests protector’s powers

In the Ramaphosa vs Mkhwebane case, the court has been asked to rein in the public protector

Millions lost and now more VBS liquidations

The bank’s liquidator has gone after two more people who allegedly profited, as well as former president Jacob Zuma

Mapaila must prove his claims against protector or face the law

The South African Communist Party’s deputy secretary general has a history of attacking the office of the public protector

Office of the public protector must not be captured

At the heart of the debate about Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s conduct is how to ensure that the office she holds is protected

Nkandla architect’s date in court with the SIU postponed

The unit believes Minenhle Makhanya authorised and oversaw the implementation of improvements and the installation of security measures at Nkandla

Zuma must still pay back VBS home loan

VBS Mutual Bank granted the former president an R8.5-million bond which he could not afford

Editorial: Our power rests on the truth

Trustworthy information is a vital part of a healthy democracy

A rogue Zuma could be catastrophic

Cyril Ramaphosa’s future depends on getting a result above 60% in the upcoming elections

Agriculture MEC ‘pockets’ emerging farmer’s cattle

North West agriculture MEC Manketsi Tlhape is alleged to have taken 44 cattle meant for an emerging farmer in her hometown of Delareyville

Zuma ally up for key post on Zondo probe

The attorney was part of a high-profile group that trashed the public protector’s Nkandla report

Church leaders to hold welcoming home prayers for Zuma

'The church leaders are of the view that it's imperative to thank God for securing former president Zuma during his tenure as the president'

Hawks to investigate Supra’s alleged cattle gift to Zuma

​The Hawks have confirmed that an investigation into allegations that Supra Mahumapelo gifted Jacob Zuma with cattle worth R1.5-million is underway

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