ANC hasn't lobbied about public protector candidate - chairperson

2016-06-28 18:11

The chairperson tasked with finding a replacement for public protector Thuli Madonsela is adamant that she has not been lobbied by the ruling party regarding the post.

59 candidates vying for Public Protector post

2016-06-28 14:37

There will be 59 people vying to fill Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s shoes. Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene is one of those nominated.

Parliament to brief media on Public Protector search

2016-06-22 05:35

ANC MP Makhosi Khoza, the chairperson of the ad hoc committee established to nominate the next Public Protector, will brief the media on progress it has made.

Guptas deny trying to capture R51bn Prasa tender

2016-06-19 09:30

The Guptas have denied it attempted to capture the R51bn Prasa tender on behalf of a bidder in 2012, as alleged in a letter written by former CEO Lucky Montana.

Madonsela wants more resources to probe 'state capture'

2016-06-07 21:08

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has approached the National Treasury for additional resources for her office's investigation of President Jacob Zuma's links with the Gupta family, her office has confirmed.

Your chance to nominate next Thuli Madonsela

2016-06-05 11:22

Applications and nominations for a candidate to replace Public Protector Thuli Madonsela are officially open and can be submitted until June 24.

Finding a new public protector: A timeline

2016-06-01 20:03

The selection process to find a replacement for Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is getting underway. Here is a timeline of how the process will work.

No 'underhand dealings' in finding new Public Protector

2016-06-01 15:39

Selecting South Africa’s new public protector will be transparent and without “undercover dealings”, MPs have been told.

Pikoli laughs off Public Protector role suggestions

2016-05-25 15:33

Former NPA head Vusi Pikoli has laughed off suggestions that he be considered for the role of Public Protector once Thuli Madonsela's term ends in October.

Process to replace Madonsela gets under way

2016-05-24 15:31

An ad-hoc committee tasked with replacing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela will have until August 31 to report back to the National Assembly.


See the full list of candidates nominated for Public Protector post

2016-06-28 15:26

The full list of candidates nominated for the post of Public Protector.

Many South Africans capable of filling Madonsela's shoes - Pikoli

2016-06-22 14:27

There are many capable South Africans who could fill Thuli Madonsela’s shoes as Public Protector, former NPA head Vusi Pikoli says.

Public Protector, Hawks reveal latest in Gupta state capture probe

2016-06-21 16:10

While the Guptas have received no indication that they are being investigated for state capture, authorities seem to be starting the process of probing the matter.

ANC Women’s League will 'fight rough' against Madonsela, judiciary

2016-06-10 07:13

The ANC Women's League will fight rough against the judiciary and Public Protector Thuli Madonsela should they enter into political debates, it says.

Don't replace Madonsela with lapdog – DA

2016-06-06 05:38

Do not replace Public Protector Thuli Madonsela with a lapdog, the Democratic Alliance has said, asking that courageous and qualified individuals should apply for or be nominated for the post.

Applicants must prove they are 'fit and proper' to fill Madonsela's shoes

2016-06-01 21:05

According to the Public Protector Act, the public protector must be a South African citizen who is "fit and proper" to hold such an office. But who decides what is "fit and proper"?

Malema urges public to get involved in public protector selection

2016-06-01 17:03

EFF leader Julius Malema has called on South Africans to get closely involved in the process of selecting a new public protector, so as to prevent cadre deployment.

Committee 'will pick best candidate for Public Protector job'

2016-05-27 13:43

ANC MP Dr Makhosi Khoza, who will lead the committee to find Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's replacement, says they will "select the best individual" for the position.

Holomisa 'advises' Madonsela on Ceta probe

2016-05-24 18:08

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has asked the Public Protector to demand access to a forensic investigation report into the Construction Education and Training Authority.

Cope asks Public Protector to probe RDP housing

2016-05-18 19:36

Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota has called on Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to investigate irregularities regarding RDP houses in Atteridgeville and surrounding areas.

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