There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse said on Thursday that the resignation of members from the Nuclear Energy Corporation of South Africa’s board was a sign that government interference was harming governance at strategic state-owned companies.
A judge at the High Court in Pretoria will next week rule whether former SAA chairperson Dudu Myeni will be allowed to amend her pleadings and if rest of SAA directors who served with her on the board could join her in the delinquency case she is facing.
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse and the SAA Pilots Association want the the Pretoria High Court to declare the former SAA board chair a delinquent director.
Lawyers for SAA board chair, Dudu Myeni – who is facing an attempt by the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse and the SAA Pilots' Association to have her declared a delinquent director in court – want other directors and executives added to the case as well.
The former SAA board chair again failed to appear in court in Pretoria in a delinquency case.
The minister has said engagements with the AA and OUTA are a firm expression of his commitment and resolve to find common ground in addressing the challenge of funding road infrastructure.
Opposition parties in the KZN legislature have welcomed the ANC's decision to relieve Zandile Gumede of her mayoral duties in eThekwini and to redeploy her.
The African National Congress has already lost the e-toll battle, and is ignoring "volumes" of evidence that it has failed, the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse has said.
The Auditor-General's report that local governance has continued to decline to levels never seen in the history of democratic South Africa is not surprising, the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse has announced.
Various organisations have welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's new Cabinet, but they have all stressed that there is a lot of work to be done to turn around the economy.
OUTA will only hear in December whether it has standing to be part of a case to have former SAA chair Dudu Myeni declared a delinquent director - but Myeni has, in the meantime, filed a new notice of motion regarding a tweet OUTA posted in October.
Former chairperson of the SAA board Dudu Myeni who is facing a civil case seeking to declare her a delinquent director has introduced an application to have the rest of the airline directors who served with her to be included in the case.
A man accused of passing information about Eskom to the Gupta family has denied he discussed the prospect of becoming a board member with the family.
Myeni, who again did not appear in court, is now represented by a new lawyer.
The former chairperson of the national carrier has been granted the opportunity to present herself in court on Tuesday.
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse has applied to the Constitutional Court for permission to join the New Nation Movement NPC and others in a case calling for electoral reform.
Advocacy group, Organisation undoing tax abuse says it's found samples the of E. coli bacteria in the Hammanskraal drinking water.
There seems to be an increase in the number of South Africans who say they have personally seen misconduct, a survey by The Ethics Institute shows.
OUTA has called SAA group CEO Vuyani Jarana’s resignation "a symptom of an unfixable mess that will require a completely new approach to address this expensive and inefficient state-owned entity".
The directors of Aurora Empowerment Systems, namely Khulubuse Zuma, Zondwa Mandela and Thulani Ngubane, appeared in the Springs Regional Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.
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