World Cup Tickets

Gauteng spent R4m on World Cup tickets

The Gauteng province spent R4-million on 4613 World Cup tickets -- mostly for deserving residents, premier Nomvula Mokonyane said on Wednesday.

‘Free’ Cup tickets cost R25 200

Ten department of science and technology employees were rewarded with "free" tickets to the World Cup quarterfinals in Port Elizabeth last Friday.

Gordhan issues warning on Cup tickets

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan will soon meet the Auditor General to discuss World Cup ticket purchases of R130-million by state entities.

Gordhan, AG to probe ‘wasteful’ ticket spending by govt

Finance minister and auditor general are to investigate World Cup ticket purchases by government agencies amid concerns over "wasteful expenditure".

Manuel defends Cup tickets splurge

Minister in the National Planning Commission Trevor Manuel has come out in defence of parastatals who splurged millions on Soccer World Cup tickets.

Companies lose out in World Cup ticket scams

Local companies, including petrochemicals giant, Sasol, have lost more than R6,5-million in World Cup ticketing scams.

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