Latest articles on Sicelo Shiceka

Pallo Jordan and six other politicians caught in their lies

Many senior South African politicians have lied blatantly – only to be exposed by the law – so Pallo Jordan marks a break of sorts with the past.

Media ethics in a time of fear and stigma

Constitutionally, we must respect people's right to privacy, even with regard to public figures, writes Eusebius McKaiser.

Good deeds undone by corrupt ones

The former minister Sicelo Shiceka was a committed activist whose political career was cut short by excess.

Shiceka: Death of a self-contradictory comrade

Former cooperative governance minister Sicelo Shiceka's epitaph should possibly read: Here lies one of the most corrupt politicians in South Africa.

Former Cabinet minister Sicelo Shiceka dies

Former cooperative governance and traditional affairs minister Sicelo Shiceka has died in the Eastern Cape following a long illness.

Meet those who are now rising in the ranks

In addition to purging troublesome ministers President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet shuffle propelled a number of rising ANC stars into the limelight.

Zuma draws praise for Cabinet spring cleaning

Political parties have welcomed President Zuma's decision to axe ministers Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde and Sicelo Shiceka and suspend top cop Bheki Cele.

Zuma wields the axe ‘for the good of SA’

President Zuma's action against Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde, Sicelo Shiceka and Bheki Cele was "for the good of the nation", says Mac Maharaj.

Mahlangu-Nkabinde and Shiceka sacked

President Zuma has fired Sicelo Shiceka and Gwen Mahlangu-Nkabinde as Cabinet ministers in his latest reshuffle, and has also suspended Bheki Cele.

Shiceka: I fought against corruption

Claiming he is anti-corruption, Sicelo Shiceka refuses to speculate on his future, while mounting a shaky defence against corruption claims.

Sicelo Shiceka mounts shaky defence

Sicelo Shiceka will try to punch holes in Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's scathing report on his abuse of taxpayers' money.

Living la vida Shiceka: A guide

The Entitlement Formula: A guide to the politician rock 'n roll life, writes <b>Verashni Pillay</b>.

Zuma ‘needs time’ to decide on Cele and Shiceka

President Jacob Zuma says he needs more time to decide what actions to take against Minister Sicelo Shiceka and General Bheki Cele.

Shiceka hits back at public protector

Minister Sicelo Shiceka has defended himself against Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report, saying he will challenge it in a court of law.

Protector rips into Shiceka, warns against reprisals

Thuli Madonsela has warned against reprisals for cooperative governance staff who assisted her with a damning report on minister Sicelo Shiceka.

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