Petrosa

Unions calls for the disbanding of PetroSA board

Three different unions have made the demand, citing maladministration and irregular appointments as PetroSA reels from staggering losses

Nuclear deal would have dealt a blow to SA economy —Fuzile

The drive for nuclear energy has been cited by ratings agencies as a major reason for credit downgrades

Gas find could save PetroSA

The state’s struggling company says Total will also benefit if it piggybacks on its infrastructure

Reluctance to follow due process in nuclear, PetroSA deals says Gordhan

Pravin Gordhan says there was a reluctance to follow due process in the PetroSA-Engen and Russian nuclear deals

Dodgy diesel: Shell to quit PetroSA

The desperate state oil company’s ill-conceived bid to refine crude at its gas-to-liquid plant might be the last nail in its coffin

No end to PetroSA’s woes

​Members of PetroSA’s interim board are at loggerheads with their chairperson, Nhlanhla Gumede

Minister halts R22bn PetroSA deal

Poor planning, increased financial losses and depleting gas feedstock cited as reasons

On-off oil refinery back on the table

The minister of energy announced that an implementation framework for a new oil refinery would be finalised this year

PetroSA former board members lose bid for reinstatement

The Western Cape High Court has dismissed the former PetroSA board members’ application to be reinstated.

R200m oil deal probe in a skid

Despite a damning report nothing has been done to bring 
the culprits to book

Minister set to ‘cripple’ energy fund

Moving the state-owned mining company to Mosebenzi Zwane’s control has sparked new fears of state capture and conflict of interests

White monopoly capital: Good politics, bad sociology, worse economics

The debate about white monopoly capital in post-apartheid South Africa is good for the country's politics but it tends to come with bad sociology

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Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

South Africans stuck in China are desperate to escape coronavirus ‘prison’

But the department of international relations and co-operation claims they are comfortable and taken care of 

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