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Forensic probe fingers CEO at Sedibeng Water

A lifeline to the driest parts of SA's north west has been wracked by allegations of tender fraud, leading to the suspension of two of its officials.

Dodgy World Cup deal comes back to bite Free State premier Ace Magashule

A businessman claims that his company was used as a front for an entity allegedly close to Magashule to supply R9.5M worth of soccer regalia.

Van Rooyen parked off in luxury hotel

Hundreds of thousands of rands have been spent while Des van Rooyen's official home is readied.

‘Choose between mining and bloodshed’

Anti-mining activists in Melmoth, KwaZulu-Natal are living in fear of their lives in a scenario that echoes the Xolobeni unease on the Wild Coast.

Paraffin for poor fuels outrage

A R171-million contract, now under investigation, is seen as an ANC image-building exercise

‘King’s Trust sells people out to mining’

Amid death threats, villagers take on their chief and an Indian company in a fight for their land

Peers fear upright water affairs official was assassinated

Hawks investigators have taken over the case, initially thought to be just a robbery gone wrong

Phosa: What the butler ‘heard’

Vicious accusations and countercharges abound in Mathews Phosa’s domestic and political life.

No chickens come home to roost

Political infighting has frozen a multimillion-rand poultry project but no one is taking responsibility

Scam victims behind bars in Dubai

The South Africans allegedly duped by a UAE trickster face an uphill battle to return home

Aurora meets Marikana at bloody Blyvoor

Illegal miners are reportedly being killed without consequence amid evidence of mine-stripping.

Top cop heads probe into first lady ‘threat’

Uncertainty surrounds the arrest, hospitalisation and detention of a Tanzanian man charged with intimidating and extorting Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma.

FF+ accuses arms deal witness leader of perjury

The first week of public hearings at the arms commission has ended in a controversial perjury row involving witness leader advocate Simmy Lebala.

Seta chief ‘is player and referee’

A board member is accused of exploiting insider knowledge to land a R26m contract.

Seta chief ‘is player and referee’

A board member is accused of exploiting insider knowledge to land a R26m contract.

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Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

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Secret meetings with Zuma could sink Mkhwebane

An alleged string of lies about Mkhwebane’s meeting with the former president in her contentious R3.2-billion Absa report has the public protector in a legal wrangle

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