Zondwa Mandela

Court finds Mandela, Zuma heirs liable for Aurora decay

Pretoria high court finds directors of Aurora, including Khulubuse Zuma and Zondwa Mandela, guilty of stripping the assets of Pamodzi Gold's mines.

Aurora fight casts light on the Bhanas’ suspect dealings

Controversial Bhana family not giving in

Zuma’s lawyer was embroiled in Aurora

Court documents allege that Michael Hulley – despite his denials – was an Aurora director.

Aurora rerun at West Rand mine?

Controversial family is involved in another questionable gold deal

Bank wants Mandela to pay up for Mercedes

A sheriff was allegedly sent to Nelson Mandela's home in order to find his grandson Zondwa Mandela who owes Investec money for a Mercedes Benz.

Velvet Sky attorney exits liquidation case amid fraud claim

Velvet Sky's attorney has withdrawn from its liquidation case, citing personal reasons -- after being implicated in a mining-related fraud case.

Broke Aurora miners plead for help ahead of Christmas

Aurora's unpaid miners have issued a letter appealing for help ahead of the Christmas season while the company's executives face legal action.

Zondwa Mandela faces charges over Aurora

Nelson Mandela's grandson is due to face criminal charges for not attending a high court inquiry over Aurora Empowerment Systems.

Aurora’s high flyers take to the skies

The new airline Velvet Sky hired a director and advisers of failed mining company Aurora Empowerment Systems to help "grow the company".

‘Aurora bosses diverted millions’

Court gets new details of both Aurora's bid to take over Pamodzi's mines and its running of them.

Aurora: Zuma, Mandela scions face Parliament grilling

Parliament's mining committee is considering summoning Aurora's Khulubuse Zuma and Zondwa Mandela for a progress report on the Pamodzi debacle.

The ubiqitous Michael Hulley: Plum job for Zuma’s lawyer

As the sun sets on the now-liquidated mining company, Aurora director Michael Hulley's selection as the president's legal adviser has raised eyebrows.


eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Press Releases

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs