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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When he was finance minister, he had to time and again fend off attempts to capture the Treasury and reconfigure the fiscus. He used the office of the chief procurement officer at the Treasury to clamp down on illegal, fruitless and wasteful expenditure and tried to keep a rein on rampant expenditure, which created many enemies who wanted to keep on pillaging state resources, writes Pieter du Toit.
Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly Lechesa Tsenoli says Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s remedial orders in the Bosasa report overreached on the powers of Parliament.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane welcomed a ruling in her favour by the Press Ombudsman of South Africa, after a complaint that her office's right of reply was not published by online publication Daily Maverick.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane confirmed that her office's CEO, Vussy Mahlangu, has resigned.
A key official confirms aspects of a whistleblower’s shock claims of improper conduct by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, and sheds new light on her relationship with the spy agency.
Whistleblower blows the lid on how the Public Protector allegedly cooked the Estina investigation.
The Public Protector's application for leave to appeal the scathing Estina dairy farm judgment has been dismissed with costs.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has reflected on the work her office has done this past year, saying it received positive feedback from the Auditor General and that much of the backlog in the office is clear. However, the personal costs order which the Constitutional Court granted against her is a low point.
National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise will consider the DA's request and draft a substantive motion for the removal of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.
Three days after the National Assembly adopted rules to remove the head of a Chapter 9 institution, the DA wrote to Speaker Thandi Modise to ask that removal proceedings be instituted against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkwhebane.
After five years without running water, seven Limpopo homes have been reconnected to the municipal water supply network.
Lawyers acting for President Cyril Ramaphosa in his legal battle against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane say she is driven by a "reckless determination to malign" him, Business Day reports.
Another turbulent year is expected for Parliament. Here are five of the issues the national legislature will grapple with this year.
Months before deposing to an explosive affidavit flaying the conduct of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, the man behind the revelations was part of a secret battle to hold Mkhwebane accountable.
Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has dismissed claims that critical information implicating ANC secretary general Ace Magashule and former minister Mosebenzi Zwane in the Vrede dairy farm scheme was removed from the Public Protector's report by her instruction.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s controversial June 2017 order directing Parliament to amend the Constitution to change the mandate of the South African Reserve Bank was handed to her on a piece of paper by a State Security Agency official.
The South African Reserve Bank has hit back at Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, saying it already responded to her in September and is awaiting her feedback regarding the VBS Mutual Bank saga, according to a report.
In the battle between Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane by her axed COO, Basani Baloyi, the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has dismissed an urgent application Baloyi had lodged against her former boss.
Judge Ronel Tolmay had exercised her judicial discretion too far when granting a personal cost order against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane maintains she does have the power to obtain former president Jacob Zuma's tax information from the South African Revenue Service (SARS) whose refusal to provide it could result in "criminal sanctions".
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