Yesterday showed us why SA is NOT an African basket case, nor ever will be

2016-09-16 16:20

SA may not be immune to plundering, but it has tools to stop those who do so, and to punish them. That, as we are witnessing, is now in process, says Alec Hogg.

Gupta report to be ready before Madonsela says final goodbye

2016-09-14 22:46

A report on the Gupta family will be ready before outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela finishes her term, she has said.

Glebelands made me ashamed - Madonsela

2016-09-08 21:06

It is every South Africa’s responsibility to help the less fortunate, outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela said on Thursday.

Overwhelming political party support for incoming Public Protector

2016-09-07 20:06

Political parties have backed Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane to replace Thuli Madonsela as public protector and rubbished the DA’s opposition to her appointment.

Herbst: Eskom – a snouting chronology. The key players.

2016-09-06 09:10

Retired journalist Ed Herbst pulls together the threads that make up what he calls Eskom’s snouting timeline.

WATCH LIVE: Committee discusses Public Protector appointment

2016-08-24 13:07

Parliament's ad hoc committee tasked with finding a new Public Protector is expected to decide on a candidate to replace Thuli Madonsela. Watch live.

Public Protector: and then there were five

2016-08-18 16:07

Five candidates will now be vying for the Public Protector position after a swift cutting down of the candidate list - and Thuli Madonsela's current deputy isn't one of them.

Public Protector committee hoping to cut candidate list down

2016-08-17 17:30

The committee tasked with finding a replacement for Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is hoping to whittle the number of candidates down from 14 to five.

Mailbox: Madonsela’s replacement every SAs concern – tough boots to fill.

2016-08-10 20:03

Now, more than ever, SA needs a public protector who will be fiercely independent and not permit the institution to become the subject of political capture.

Thuli Madonsela opens up to Marie Claire about her future plans

2016-07-20 14:58

Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela reveals what's next for her when she leaves office in October.


'Government made best choice for next public protector' – Madonsela

2016-09-15 09:25

Government's choice of the next public protector should be respected, outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has said.

Ethics is about 'simply doing the right thing' – Madonsela

2016-09-09 12:05

Outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has said South Africa needs to go back to the basics on ethics.

Parties praise Madonsela's courage during her term

2016-09-08 10:16

Opposition parties have heaped praise on outgoing Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, calling her a courageous crusader who has been a blessing to the country.

National Assembly to vote on Public Protector candidate

2016-09-07 06:05

The National Assembly will vote to decide if advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane is the right woman to replace Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Better communication - Madonsela's advice to successor

2016-08-25 09:55

The next public protector should ensure there is better communication with government, Thuli Madonsela says.

Public Protector committee expected to pick final candidate

2016-08-24 07:05

Parliament's ad hoc committee tasked with finding a new Public Protector is expected to decide on a candidate to replace Thuli Madonsela.

Judge Desai stays on public protector list

2016-08-18 15:38

Judge Siraj Desai has made the shortlist for the Public Protector position - but only by a slim margin.

Society is not ready for women to lead - Madonsela

2016-08-17 14:31

Advocate Thuli Madonsela says that society is not ready for women to lead, and government and the private sector should do their part to open up opportunities.

Herbst: Media manipulators – Will ‘failed’ election coverage cost Motsoeneng, Williams?

2016-08-08 09:54

It remains to be seen how the ANC's election setback will impact Zuma media acolytes Hlaudi Motsoeneng of the SABC and Moegsien Williams of ANN7, says an analyst.

Hlaudi's last staff purge cost SABC millions - Public Protector

2016-07-19 17:03

SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s last staff purge cost the public broadcaster millions, according to a Public Protector report released in 2014.

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