Intaka loses ConCourt appeal

2014-03-21 07:15

The Constitutional Court has declined to declare parts of the Prevention of Organised Crime Act invalid.

Report: Contract traded for ANC donation

2013-06-12 10:00

The KwaZulu-Natal government wanted a contract with Uruguayan businessman Gaston Savoi to be concluded quickly so he could make a donation to the ANC, former provincial health MEC Peggy Nkonyeni allegedly stated.

Northern Cape reshuffle on the cards

2013-06-03 17:40

Newly-elected Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas is expected to announce her reshuffled provincial executive this week, her office says.

DA files papers against NPA

2013-05-06 20:01

The KwaZulu-Natal DA has filed papers in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg a bid to find out why charges of fraud and racketeering were dropped against two senior ANC politicians.

Corruption case: ANC welcomes NPA move

2012-08-21 16:06

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has welcomed the decision to withdraw charges of corruption against two of its officials, its provincial secretary says.

Inappropriate to drop tender charges - DA

2012-04-19 18:04

An attempt to have charges dropped against high-profile KwaZulu-Natal ANC politicians who were implicated in the awarding of multi-million rand tenders to would be grossly inappropriate, the DA says.

Premier's support of Block absurd - DA

2012-02-06 22:22

Northern Cape premier Hazel Jenkins’ open support in court of fraud-accused ANC leader John Block is absurd, the Democratic Alliance says.

KZN speaker a victim of politics - SACP

2011-10-31 20:22

Fresh corruption allegations against KwaZulu-Natal speaker Peggy Nkonyeni are nothing but a political ploy, the SA Communist Party says.

Fraudster fined R100 000 in tender scandal

2011-10-05 16:35

Convicted fraudster Ansano Romano, who was charged with fraud alongside senior ANC officials, has been fined R100 000 or in effect three years in prison, the NPA says.

MECs mustn't support those in court - DA

2011-08-11 16:24

The KwaZulu-Natal legislature must insist that MECs not show support for two of their colleagues in court for alleged racketeering, fraud and money laundering, the DA says.

KZN slams speculation over arrests

2011-07-21 20:11

The KwaZulu-Natal cabinet expressed concern over "media speculation" on the pending arrest of two senior ANC leaders in the province.

I feel like El Presidente - Block

2010-11-14 19:32

Explosive email communication ­between John Block and Uruguayan-born tycoon Gaston Savoi could nail the Northern Cape ANC chairperson.

Block not humiliated - supporters

2010-11-10 22:31

Efforts to humiliate Northern Cape ANC leader John Block have "turned to dust", his supporters claim after the local political leader was granted bail.

John Block gets R100 000 bail

2010-11-10 10:48

ANC Northern Cape leader John Block and his co-accused, businessman Gaston Savoi, have been granted bail of R100 000 in the Kimberley Magistrate's Court.

Premier attends Block bail hearing

2010-11-09 11:37

Northern Cape premier Hazel Jenkins and several provincial MECs are at the Kimberley Magistrate's Court attending the John Block bail hearing.

Block fails in new bid to avoid prison

2010-11-05 22:19

Northern Cape ANC leader John Block has failed in yet another High Court bid for freedom, a day after being sent to prison by the same court, the NPA says.


Nkonyeni denies donation claim

2013-06-13 10:32

Former KwaZulu-Natal health MEC Peggy Nkonyeni has denied claims that she put pressure on officials in her department to conclude a contract so she could get a donation for the ANC.

Health lawyer wants job back

2013-06-11 12:06

A woman who claims she was suspended after being interviewed by the Hawks in connection with a corruption case, is expected to appear in the Labour Court.

ANC accuses DA of undermining NPA

2013-05-07 19:36

The DA's attempts to reinstate charges of racketeering and corruption against two senior ANC politicians in KwaZulu-Natal undermines the NPA, the ANC says.

Block case set back another year

2013-01-31 22:24

A racketeering and fraud case against Northern Cape ANC chairperson John Block has been postponed to next year due to a constitutional challenge to the NPA’s racketeering certificate.

DA demands records in KZN corruption case

2012-08-20 22:30

The DA has demanded the records of a decision to drop charges against six people, including two high-profile ANC politicians, implicated in a corruption case.

Intaka corruption charges may be dropped

2012-04-19 12:39

Charges of corruption against high profile KwaZulu-Natal ANC politicians implicated in the awarding of multi-million rand tenders to Intaka may be dropped, according to a report.

John Block, co-accused due in court

2012-02-02 08:02

Politicians will be out in full force as Northern Cape ANC chairperson John Block and his five accused appear in court on fraud and corruption charges.

Court allows fraud-accused Savoi to travel

2011-10-20 17:09

The Pietermaritzburg Regional Court has given Uruguayan businessman Gaston Savoi permission to travel to Germany, despite his bail conditions.

2 admit guilt in high-profile fraud case

2011-09-29 19:00

Two businessmen charged along with senior ANC figures for fraud have pleaded guilty in the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court.

KZN ANC bigwigs nabbed by the Hawks

2011-07-31 16:15

The Hawks have arrested KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development MEC Mike Mabuyakhulu and the province’s speaker, Peggy Nkonyeni.

Corruption in KZN - lawyers charged

2010-11-22 21:55

Three Durban attorneys are to face charges along with high profile personalities previously charged with corruption and money laundering.

Block's R30m estate seized

2010-11-12 22:14

The Asset Forfeiture Unit has seized the R30m estate of Northern Cape ANC leader John Block, including five houses and 18 cars.

Block magistrate's remark worrying - NPA

2010-11-10 16:14

The NPA has expressed concern over possible "political" remarks made by the Kimberley magistrate in the bail judgment of Northern Cape ANC leader John Block.

Block to stay another night in jail

2010-11-09 20:09

ANC Northern Cape leader John Block will sleep one more night in a police holding cell after the Kimberley Magistrate's Court postponed its bail judgment.

Block to apply for bail

2010-11-09 09:28

Northern Cape ANC leader John Block is set to apply for bail in the Kimberley Magistrate's Court after his arrest for alleged tender fraud.

Cosatu welcomes Block's arrest

2010-11-05 19:03

Cosatu has welcomed the arrest of Northern Cape Finance, Economic Development and Tourism MEC John Block, as well as seven others, on multiple charges.

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