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Molefe blames Ramaphosa for Eskom’s woes in statement to Zondo commission

Brian Molefe guns for Cyril Ramaphosa, alleging that the president’s relationship with Glencore was only a ploy to siphon money out of Eskom

Zondo commission: Lynne Brown reportedly says ‘eish’ when told of Zuma’s alleged Eskom meddling

More allegations against Jacob Zuma put before the state capture commission, as the questions the former president will have to answer when he appears next week continue to stack up

SA’s citrus beats the world’s Covid blues

The stringent lockdown measures resulted in many sectors crumpling, but the citrus industry boomed

This is how the SIU catches crooks

Athandiwe Saba talked to the Special Investigating Unit’s Andy Mothibi about its caseload, including 1 000 Covid contracts

Covid-19 regulations cause confusion for sheep shipment

Confusion about who should check a vessel meant to pick up 60 000 sheep has exposed fissures in the Covid-19 regulations

State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

‘I did not push for Gama at Transnet’ — Zuma

Former president disputes former public enterprises minister Barbara Hogan’s allegation that he interfered in the appointment of the entity’s CEO

Molefe did not get approval for massive Transnet locomotive price hike

Brian Molefe did not seek approval when the price for the acquisition of 1 064 locomotives hiked by billions of rands.

Molefe did not get approval for massive Transnet locomotive price hike, inquiry hears

The 1 064 locomotives were meant to upgrade and modernise Transnet's fleet, but the contract has been dogged by allegations of corruption

Forensic investigations into the deals paint a picture of corruption

Alleged shenanigans in the old Durban airport leases are contained in a report done by Ntlangula Attorneys earlier this year

Plans for second airport grounded

Everyone’s a loser as an ambitious plan to resuscitate Durban’s old airport falls apart

Transnet execs learned of irregular contracts through media — Mahomedy

Transnet executives were "completely ignorant" that certain transactions had occurred and first learnt of them through media, acting group CEO says

Acting Transnet CEO set to testify at state capture inquiry resumes

Mohammed Mahomedy was appointed in May 2019, taking over from Tau Morwe, whose contract was not extended

Fuel terminal project mired in controversy

The energy department seems set on the R200-billion plan, despite Transnet’s concerns over land-leasing irregularities

Transnet’s office move was a way to bailout broke Group Five — Molefe

The Transnet board chairperson alleges that the move appears to have been an effort to bail out construction company Group Five

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