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Housing agency board axed as Sisulu cleans house

Clean-out comes after new minister says her predecessor did not take her board choices to cabinet for approval

Find out who didn’t make the cut for Ramaphosa’s Cabinet

Who didn't make the cut for President Cyril Ramaphosa's Cabinet?

Speedy Gonzille is racing against time

Although a fierce combatant with her political foes, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she believes in playing hard but fair

‘Minister caused HDA board crisis’

Former chairperson Mavuso Msimang says Nomaindia Mfeketo was warned, but did nothing

R80m VBS loss for homes ombud

A forensic report has found the Community Scheme Ombud Service investment was reckless

Roof caves in on housing agency

Executives suspended, reinstated, suspended; the board’s chair removed; corruption; sex-for-jobs claims – and there’s that R11-million deficit

Ombud PA sits pretty in business class

​A personal assistant at the troubled state-owned Community Schemes Ombudsman Services flew business class during a state-sponsored trip to Australia.

Letters to the Editor: September 7 to 13

Our readers write in about the Community Schemes Ombud Service, food fraud, and about abandoning the M&G

Minister intervenes in community schemes shambles

​Human Settlements Minister Nomaindia Mfeketo has ordered an independent investigator to look into the affairs of the beleaguered CSOS

Housing schemes regulator goes from bad to worse

The CSOS said the two were alleged to have been grossly negligent by investing surplus funds with VBS

Senior CSOS staffers suspended for VBS deposit

Chief Ombud Seeng Letele and Chief Financial Officer Themba Mabuya have been given 24 hours to account for a raft of financial irregularities

State officials fingered in a VBS-linked dodgy deposit

Pandemonium reigned at the board of the Community Schemes Ombud Service. What would these officials tell the minister?

Mfeketo wrestles with ombud services

The human settlements minister suspended the chief ombud over an 'investment' with the VBS Mutual Bank

New ombud in hot water over VBS

A housing scheme regulator invested R80m in the troubled bank. Now the minister has stepped in

Embattled Eastern Cape premier is safe – for now

Attempts to replace Phumulo Masualle have failed, as the experience of his proposed backup has been questioned

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Gender-Based Violence

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If Stats SA is to really have timely data that’s accurate and remains relevant then we need to make sure that the institution is strengthened

Dr Sumy Thomas: Deciphering the human puzzle, from the inside out

The Discovery Foundation MGH Fellowship Award recipient for 2020 will focus on internal medicine, particularly the endocrine system of patients affected by HIV

Touching lives through innovation

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Centre for Women & Gender Studies

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