Other businesses also want in on Fireblade deal, says Home Affairs minister

2019-02-19 12:42

Home Affairs minister Siyabonga Cwele has told Parliament's portfolio committee on home affairs that more businesses have come forward wanting to offer private airport terminal services similar to those of Fireblade.

BLF on Fireblade: We should be just as angry over Oppenheimers as Guptas

2018-11-08 16:26

Fireblade Aviation's terminal at OR Tambo is no different to the Guptas landing at Waterkloof, BLF leader Andile Mngxitama has argued.

No policies, MOU in place for Fireblade, Parliament hears

2018-11-06 22:04

The operation of Fireblade Aviation's terminal would likely have to continue until an MOU and policy were in place on the matter, Parliament’s portfolio committee on home affairs heard.

Gigaba called to account to Parliament on Fireblade saga next week

2018-11-01 20:24

This will be the first time that Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba faces Parliament since Fireblade told Parliament that he agreed to the business operating at OR Tambo International Airport.

Public Protector finds Gigaba violated the ethics code over the Fireblade saga

2018-10-31 14:50

Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba lands in hot water again, after the Public Protector finds that he not only violated the executive ethics code, but also the Constitution for "deliberately telling untruths under oath."

Gigaba agreed to Fireblade airport facility - Oppenheimer

2018-10-30 19:11

Nicky Oppenheimer tells Parliament that Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba agreed to a domestic terminal at OR Tambo International Airport but that he reneged on the agreements later.

Ramaphosa weighs in on Fireblade matter

2018-04-04 16:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa says statements made about Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba in the Fireblade Aviation judgment require serious attention.


Parliament to get update on Fireblade saga

2019-02-19 10:17

It will be the first time that the Department of Home Affairs has briefed Parliament on this matter since Malusi Gigaba resigned as minister in November last year.

Gigaba on Fireblade: 'The lies will be explained later'

2018-11-07 06:28

Gigaba came out swinging against allegations that he lied, but at least one member of the oversight committee was of the opinion he was a "constitutional delinquent".

Fireblade saga: Gigaba 'owes us an explanation'

2018-11-06 19:06

As Parliament's portfolio committee on home affairs gathered on Tuesday evening - for what looked like it might be a marathon meeting with Minister Malusi Gigaba - the first battle was agreeing on what they wanted to hear from him.

Ramaphosa to mull Public Protector finding on Gigaba

2018-11-01 11:43

President Cyril Ramaphosa will study Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report recommending disciplinary action against Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigab, his spokesperson says.

BLF threatens bribery charges against Oppenheimers

2018-10-30 22:01

This announcement comes as Fireblade Aviation submitted evidence to Parliament’s portfolio committee on home affairs about the air traffic facility, which Gigaba has denied clearing.

WATCH: Bouncers expel BLF activists after they lunge at Nicky Oppenheimer in Parliament

2018-10-30 10:47

Black First Land First activists had to be ejected by bouncers from a Parliament meeting on Tuesday morning when they physically confronted Fireblade Aviation chairperson Nicky Oppenheimer during his submission to the committee.

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