Latest articles on Vivian Reddy

Local officials destroy the fields of  dreams with callous disregard

​When people start protesting, it is usually the frustrated action of those who have been trying to get their local government to be accountable

Sorting the saviours from the sheep

The Mail & Guardian continues its satirical guest writer series. Would-be tenderpreneur Apollo Mabuza gives us his first impressions

Energy exec on ice over nukes

Some say Yvonne Chetty may be a ‘scapegoat’ as more red flags emerge in nuclear-linked deal

​‘Goodwill’ Reddy will reap millions

The mogul’s share scheme in a R600m hotel will result in small investors carrying all the risk.

Zuma pals clinch first nuclear deal

What appears to be the first contract for SA’s mooted nuclear build has been quietly inked.

Reddy or not, here comes Madonsela

City Power's smart meter tender review findings are still a matter of doubt, writes Lionel Faull.

City Power defies Vivian Reddy tender probe

Utility has bought hundreds of Edison meters in spite of a forensic investigation into the contract. Lionel Faull reports.

Vivian Reddy’s complaint against M&G dismissed

The press ombudsman has dismissed Durban tycoon Vivian Reddy's complaint against the Mail & Guardian newspaper in its entirety.

Public protector to probe R1.25bn Reddy tender

The DA has received confirmation from the public protector that it will investigate the smart meters contract awarded to Vivian Reddy.

Jo’burg’s R1bn ‘present’ to Zuma benefactor

Evidence suggests that a hotly contested smart electricity meter tender, to the value of R1.25-billion, was fixed to benefit Vivian Reddy's firm.

Nkandla: Reddy an unapologetic benefactor

Without Vivian Reddy's provision of surety, FNB would not have granted a loan for President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla property.

Crony capitalists on JZ’s coat-tails

Key arms deal lobbyist and apartheid-era sanctions buster Tony Georgiadis is part President Jacob Zuma's 213-person-strong business delegation.

Casino ‘bribe’ plot thickens

Former ANC bigwig Saki Macozoma has been dragged into the fallout from allegations that Free State Premier Ace Magashule solicited a R3-million bribe.

‘Secret agent’ Vivian Reddy

President Jacob Zuma's sponsor is cagey about his company's middleman activities and offshore account payments. Sam Sole reports.

Rescue Reddy’s cash cures

Vivian Reddy says it's in his nature to help struggle vets. His detractors say he is also a serial pledger to communities and charities.

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Vodacom swindled out of more than R24m worth of Apple iPhones

A former employee allegedly ran an intricate scam to steal 8700 phones from the cellular giant

We will find resources to ensure the Zondo commission completes its work — Lamola

Justice Minister Ronald Lamola says his department will ensure the state capture commission is afforded the financial resources to complete its work, despite the treasury’s uncertainty

Tobacco industry calls Dlamini-Zuma’s bid to appeal ban a costly folly

The minister could spend the state’s money on fighting Covid-19 and cigarette cartels, tobacco manufacturers argue

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