South Africa

Nothing 'sinister' about my decision, Dlamini tells Sassa debacle inquiry

2018-01-22 15:40

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has said that there was nothing 'sinister or inappropriate' about her decision to make the "workstream" leaders report directly to her.

South Africa

AS IT HAPPENED: ‘What are the things that worried you?’ – Justice Moseneke asks Mahlangu

2018-01-22 16:00

Justice Moseneke adjourns the Life Esidimeni hearings by asking former health MEC Qedani Mahlangu ‘Why did you think things had gone so wrong that you think you ought to fall on your sword?’ Hearings will continue on Wednesday.


WATCH: Bakkie dragged into the ocean by waves in Ballito

2018-01-22 13:36

This is what horrible Mondays are made of - A Toyota Hilux bakkie is captured being dragged into the sea and crushed by waves in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal.

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Life Esidimeni: Mahlangu shifts blame, apology rejected by families

2018-01-22 16:13

Former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu has told the panel at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings that she also did not know that there were challenges with the marathon project of moving patients to other non-governmental organisations (NGOs).

New Eskom board will provide ‘comfort’ to markets as inquiry continues

2018-01-22 16:59

The newly appointed Eskom board will provide the reassurance markets have been seeking as the parliamentary inquiry into corruption at the power utility continues this week.

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