ANC in Western Cape calls for Zille to resign, premier unfazed

2018-12-22 15:44

The ANC in the Western Cape has called on premier Helen Zille to vacate her office or be fired for bringing her office into disrepute and controversy.

Mbalula's Dubai trip: ANC, DA welcome Public Protector's findings

2018-12-19 22:20

The ANC and DA have welcomed Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's findings that former sport and recreation minister, Fikile Mbalula, created a conflict of interest by allowing a sporting goods supplier to pay for a trip to Dubai.

Treasury DG hid criminal record during job application - Public Protector

2018-12-19 17:29

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found that National Treasury Director-General Dondo Mogajane failed to disclose that he has a criminal record when he applied for the position in 2017.

Public Protector survives removal proposal in Parliament

2018-12-05 13:36

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has survived a DA proposal that Parliament start procedures for her removal.

Fireblade saga: Parly committee wants answers from Gigaba, concerned he wasted taxpayers' money on litigation

2018-11-01 22:18

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has been asked to appear before a parliamentary committee following a finding by the Public Protector that he lied under oath.

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.

SABC admits jobs are at risk in restructuring

2018-10-29 20:01

The SABC says it expects that all employees and at all levels will be affected by restructuring which could affect 981 employees and 1 200 freelancers.

Vrede dairy project: Court hears Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 'acted incompetently'

2018-10-23 19:29

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane "acted incompetently" and "failed" in her duties to investigate and report on the Vrede dairy project in the Free State, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Public Protector to probe alleged fishy business at fisheries dept

2018-10-02 20:04

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is to investigate alleged corruption in the Department of Forestry and Fisheries after a request from chairperson of the Western Cape legislature's committee for economic development, Beverley Schafer.

Audit watchdog chair fights Public Protector

2018-08-19 06:03

The chairperson of the local audit watchdog, Abel Dlamini says Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is victim of ‘self-induced ignorance’ and ‘dishonesty’.


Mbalula says he will launch court challenge to Public Protector's finding on his Dubai holiday

2018-12-21 14:26

Former minister Fikile Mbalula has broken his silence, saying he will challenge the Public Protector’s finding that he violated the Constitution and the Executive Members Ethics Code over his family trip to Dubai in 2017.

UPDATE: Mbalula found wanting over Dubai trip, but he escapes sanction

2018-12-19 19:23

The Public Protector has found that a trip taken by Fikile Mbalula to Dubai in 2017, when he was the minister of sports and recreation, was paid for by a company that does business with sport governing body Sascoc, creating a conflict of interest.

Public Protector finds Zille 'violated Constitution' over involvement in son's teaching project

2018-12-19 14:53

The Public Protector investigated a complaint against Helen Zille, laid by the ANC's Cameron Dugmore, relating to a project involving the premier's son.

Gordhan to appear before Public Protector over Pillay pension approval

2018-11-14 06:25

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan is due to appear before the Public Protector on Wednesday to answer questions about his approval of early retirement for former SARS commissioner Ivan Pillay in 2010.

ConCourt throws out Gigaba's bid to appeal Fireblade ruling

2018-11-01 16:49

The Constitutional Court has dismissed Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba's application for leave to appeal a ruling that he lied under oath.

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."

Vrede dairy project: DA has 'consistently been critical' of Mkhwebane – lawyer

2018-10-24 13:28

The DA's attack on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's Vrede dairy report is politically motivated and the party wants to impose its own outcome, the North Gauteng High Court has heard.

Vrede dairy farm project whistleblower found murdered

2018-10-23 13:16

As the North Gauteng High Court hears the DA's application for the review of the Public Protector's report on the Vrede dairy farm project, it has emerged that one of the whistleblowers in the project has been murdered.

Parliamentary committee's displeasure 'not enough to remove me' - Mkhwebane

2018-08-22 13:36

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has come out strongly in defence of her tenure, amid calls by the DA to hold an inquiry into her fitness to hold office.

ConCourt grants Mkhwebane direct access to appeal personal costs order

2018-07-24 10:04

The Constitutional Court has granted Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane direct access to challenge the constitutionality of the personal costs order made against her.

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