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‘Agents’ put paid to Zuma’s Zondo zinger

Siphiwe Nyanda and Ngoako Ramatlhodi say the former president’s claims are a diversionary tactic

Warring MK veterans vie for endorsement

The ANC is in a double bind since Zuma presided at a conference that elected the MKMVA’s leadership

Political clout might put Telkom right

I never thought I would say this but perhaps it's time to bring General Siphiwe Nyanda back into the communications fold, says <b>Lloyd Gedye</b>.

Sentech crosses signals

Sentech is ignoring previous failings and will once again play in the wireless broadband space at the taxpayer's expense.

That’s the way the cookie crumbles

<b>Stefaans Brümmer</b> and <b>Ilham Rawoot</b> report on the cronies who were discovered this year with their hands in the public cookie jar.

Secrets, lies and phony deals

For years we have chased hints and allegations, now the <i>M&G</i> has obtained clear evidence of financial benefits from the arms deal.

The house the arms deal bought

Arms-deal middleman Fana Hlongwane financed a R4-million home for General Siphiwe Nyanda when Nyanda prepared to step down as defence force chief.

In this week’s M&G

From Nyanda's arms-deal home to Mugabe's WikiLeaks godsend, read our teaser of what you can expect in Friday's <i>Mail & Guardian</i> newspaper.

SABC set to axe 13 senior managers

Senior managers at the SABC have been targeted for retrenchment as the public broadcaster sets about pruning its R78-million annual salary bill.

President of realpolitik

Questionable Cabinet moves show that improved service delivery was the last thing on Zuma's mind.

Padayachie looks to the private sector

New Minister of Communications Roy Padayachie wants to foster a partnership with the private sector and create a spirit of working together.

Icasa aware of dodgy deal

Documents show that the communications authority knew as early as 2007 about the 'illegal' Sentech spectrum deal, but did not act.

Salary review of SOE board members: Nyanda

The salaries of state-owned enterprise board members, like the SABC, is to be reviewed, Communications Minister Siphiwe Nyanda has said.

Nyanda fumes at allegations over corruption

Siphiwe Nyanda on Sunday said his former director general Mamodupi Mohlala had "crossed the line" following a <I>Sunday Independent</i> report.

‘Failed processes, but honest man’

Not guilty, yet guilty verdict for SABC's Robin Nicholson.

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