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Toxic power struggle hits public works

With infighting and allegations of corruption and poor planning, the department’s top management looks like a scene from ‘Survivor’

De Lille unfazed by acting-DG’s baggage

Latest twist in public works saga suggests minister quashed query into doctored corruption report

Shabangu ‘intrigued’ by public protector’s investigation

Roux Shabangu says he is 'intrigued' by Thuli Madonsela's investigation into his ties with suspended acting public works director general Sam Vukela.

Protector: Yes, Roux Shabangu, I’m looking at you

The public protector is investigating the relationship between businessman Roux Shabangu and the suspended acting director-general at public works.

‘Sacrificial lamb’ fights back

Acting public works director general Sam Vukela has accused the department's minister, Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde, of acting in bad faith.

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