State attorney had no authority to oblige taxpayers to pay Zuma's legal fees – DA argues in court papers

2018-03-23 19:53

The DA has filed a court application to nullify a deal made between Zuma, former president Thabo Mbeki and the state attorney in 2006 to pay for Zuma's litigation costs relating to corruption charges.

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Sassa woes: Dlamini, Bhengu to explain why they should not foot social grants legal bill

2018-03-23 18:41

The Constitutional Court has not taken kindly to the shenanigans of former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini and Sassa acting CEO Pearl Bhengu in the drawn-out social grants saga.

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The Communication Workers' Union says the two main issues are that the proposed changes will be made without consultation and some of them will be in violation of the broadcaster's mandate.

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Ramaphosa makes change to witness culpability rules in state capture inquiry

2018-03-23 17:16

Ramaphosa ordered the change after the Presidency received submissions which suggested that the regulation may undermine efforts to prosecute anybody implicated in criminal activity during the commission.


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2018-03-23 13:14

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