News24 #ICYMI: Dlamini-Zuma loses out on KZN PEC votes; Steinhoff sells PSG shares; and Zuma's voting process proposal shot down

2017-12-15 18:59

Controversial businessman Roy Moodley has received questionable "fees" from yet another contractor to Prasa; Rand powers through R13.30/$ as Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma campaign suffers triple blow; and 6 gigs that will rock your weekend.

Court action to stop Prasa 'conspiracy'

2017-12-12 12:33

Legal action will now be taken against the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa, after the agency missed a deadline to respond to demands by the UniteBehind coalition.

If SA was a true democracy, Zuma would be prosecuted – activist

2017-11-30 22:58

If South Africans lived in a true democracy, President Jacob Zuma and those involved in state capture would have already been prosecuted, activists say.

Prasa: MPs still waiting for answers from R24bn probe a year later

2017-11-24 16:00

MPs on the Portfolio Committee on Transport are still waiting for the outcomes of a private probe into allegedly dodgy Prasa deals worth a combined R24bn.

Unite Behind activists blame corruption for Cape's poor train services

2017-11-14 13:35

Unite Behind activists are protesting against the state of train services in Cape Town, saying dodgy tenders and corruption is draining money meant to fix issues rail commuters encounter daily.

OUTA takes on PRASA over locomotive deal

2017-10-26 15:02

Civil rights body OUTA has laid charges of corruption and fraud against the former PRASA board for awarding a controversial 2013 locomotive contract to little-known company Swifambo.

Prasa says it's on top of security problems

2017-10-17 08:28

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa has responded to the damning letter written by Ernest Hendricks, regional security manager of the Western Cape.

#CosatuMarch: What you need to know about road closures

2017-09-26 22:30

Major delays are expected on city roads throughout the country as Cosatu embarks on a nationwide 'shut down' against state capture and corruption, authorities have said.

China to score in R70bn SA projects

2017-09-10 05:59

Two mega-contracts between government and a Chinese parastatal are set to go ahead, despite neither qualifying for deviation from procurement laws.

We're expecting more from Shaun Abrahams - ANC in Scopa

2017-08-01 16:33

Parliament's watchdog committee Scopa will be expecting more from the National Prosecuting Authority and its head Advocate Shaun Abrahams this third time, the ANC in Scopa has said.


EXCLUSIVE: ANC delegate and Zuma 'keeper' Moodley scores Prasa millions

2017-12-15 16:30

Roy Moodley, the controversial Durban businessman who once allegedly paid President Jacob Zuma a salary, received questionable "fees" from yet another contractor to the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa).

BREAKING: Prasa appoints third acting CEO in two years

2017-12-07 13:06

The troubled Passenger Rail Agency has appointed Cromet Molepo as its acting group CEO.

WATCH: Massive delays, overcrowded trains and theft frustrate Cape commuters

Cape commuters who rely on Metrorail to get to work face ongoing delays, overcrowded carriages and limited service. News24 spoke to passengers about their frustrations, as well as the Prasa regional manager about the future of Metrorail in Cape Town. Watch.

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Train driver comes under attack for refusing to jump red signal

2017-11-14 14:59

Angry train passengers rounded on a female train driver who refused to jump a red signal in KwaZulu-Natal, the United National Transport Union has said.

Prasa still waiting for overdue state capture probe reports

2017-11-14 12:04

Prasa is still waiting for various private and government reports into allegations of corruption at the entity, two years after being directed to do so by the public protector.

Cabinet appoints new interim Prasa board

2017-10-19 13:38

Cabinet has approved the appointment of an interim board for Prasa, new Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi has announced.

City of Cape Town wants to get Metrorail back on track

2017-10-10 14:32

The City of Cape Town says it wants to take control over the beleaguered Metrorail, which it said is in danger of collapsing.

Why did R70bn Chinese contracts bypass tender laws, asks DA

2017-09-10 18:45

Finance minister Malusi Gigaba had to explain why Chinese parastatals were awarded R70bn worth of contracts without a public tender, the DA’s deputy spokesman on finance said on Sunday.

Transport minister vows to dig deeper after Prasa judgment

2017-08-02 14:19

Minister of Transport Joe Maswanganyi says he will direct Prasa's new board "to leave no stone unturned" in probing allegations into "matters of corruption' at the rail agency.

Former Prasa CFO must pay back R8.22m

2017-08-01 10:07

The high court in Pretoria has ordered a former employee and consultant of the Passenger Rail Agency of SA to pay back R8.22m to the agency.

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