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Gordhan launches court bid to set aside Public Protector’s 'rogue unit' report
Gordhan launches court bid to set aside Public Protector’s 'rogue unit' report
The unlawfulness of the so-called “rogue unit’ at the South African Revenue Service (Sars) is fake news, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin...
Gupta Waterkloof landing back in the spotlight
Gupta Waterkloof landing back in the spotlight
Jerry Matjila, the former director general of the department of international relations and co-operation (Dirco), testified before the...
Prisons boss Fraser at odds with jailers
Prisons boss Fraser at odds with jailers
Eight prison wardens who were fired for refusing to feed prisoners because they were participating in an illegal strike in 2015 have been reinstated retrospectively. The move, at a cost of R12-million, comes on the orders of controversial prisons boss Arthur Fraser....
Mabuza to be sworn in as MP after meeting with integrity commission
Mabuza to be sworn in as MP after meeting with integrity commission
ANC deputy president David Mabuza is set to be sworn in as a member of Parliament on Tuesday, clearing the way for his appointment as deputy...
SSA adviser calls suspension ‘purely malicious’
SSA adviser calls suspension ‘purely malicious’
The minister of state security’s special adviser, Bob Mhlanga, has been suspended. This comes less than a month after Mhlanga’s co-office...
Letsatsi-Duba rubbishes Sunday Indy report, denies spy claims
Letsatsi-Duba rubbishes Sunday Indy report, denies spy claims
State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba's office finally broke its silence on Wednesday, issuing a late-night statement denying claims made in...
Mkhwebane ‘astonished’ by Vrede report ruling, may fight back
Mkhwebane ‘astonished’ by Vrede report ruling, may fight back
The Public Protector, advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane, is considering appealing the Pretoria high court’s decision to set aside her report on the...
Time running out for Parliament to deal with abuses at spy agency
Time running out for Parliament to deal with abuses at spy agency
With mere days left on the parliamentary calendar, Parliament’s joint standing committee on intelligence has kicked the high-level panel report...
Kasrils says he warned ANC about factions using spooks
Kasrils says he warned ANC about factions using spooks
Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils says he feels "vindicated" by the report on the high-level review panel on the State...
Zuma used spooks to target Ramaphosa — report
Zuma used spooks to target Ramaphosa — report
Former president Jacob Zuma used the intelligence services for his own political and personal interests, most notably against his successor, Cyril...
Calls made for wrongdoing at SSA to be punished
Calls made for wrongdoing at SSA to be punished
Civil society groups that were outspoken against the Jacob Zuma-led administration appear not surprised that they were allegedly spied on by the...
JZ’s deal with apartheid spymaster
JZ’s deal with apartheid spymaster
Apartheid-era spy Niel Barnard is claiming millions from the State Security Agency (SSA), saying that former President Jacob Zuma, with the help of...

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