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A veteran Public Protector official is the latest to make damning disclosures over Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s conduct. She has repeatedly dismissed such allegations as the ramblings of disaffected staff – and did so again in this case.
Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise has 22 candidates to choose from for the three members of the independent panel that will determine whether there is a prima facie case for the removal of Busisiwe Mkhwebane from the position of Public Protector.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's impartiality is called into question after Mosebenzi Zwane, a former minister she is supposedly investigating, attends her 50th birthday party.
The parliamentary process regarding the prima facie assessment of the motion for Busisiwe Mkhwebane's removal as Public Protector will continue.
The battle between Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and President Cyril Rampahosa took centre stage in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria as months of acrimonious exchanges, which dominated headlines, spilled into open court.
On her first day in her new role, Deputy Public Protector Kholeka Gcaleka said the value she will add is to ensure the Office of the Public Protector's mandate is executed.
The ANC has distanced itself from comments made by former North West premier Supra Mahumapelo, once again urging members to subject themselves to organisational discipline.
Advocate Nompilo Kholeka Gcaleka has been appointed the Deputy Public Protector for a period of seven years from February 1, 2020.
The Hawks have slammed Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane in a damning statement following remarks made by her.
The DA says it is "unsurprised" by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's statement in which she labels the parliamentary process to consider her removal "unconstitutional".
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane believes the state capture inquiry should be granted an extension, but only for a "prescribed minimal period".
Anti-corruption pressure group Accountability Now has approached the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria eeking a declaratory order that Busisiwe Mkhwebane is no longer fit and proper to hold office
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has raised some eyebrows with the guest list for her 50th birthday party held at the weekend.
Parliament has been engaging with Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's lawyers over the legislature's proceedings to consider removing her, National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has said.
The legal battle between President Cyril Ramaphosa and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has got under way after months of strategic leaks to the media, and serious accusations of impropriety on both sides.
The constitutional rules and regulations being applied to the removal process for Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane are in line with the law.
When staff questioned Busisiwe Mkhwebane over the hiring of her former CEO Vussy Mahlangu in May 2018, she accused them of believing all black executives were corrupt and 'resorted to the common rhetoric of radical economic transformation', in his defence.
Tracker disputes the Public Protector's finding that agreements between Trackers SA and SAPS for the provision of the vehicle-tracking system in vehicles belonging to SAPS, were improper.
Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane says her investigation into the Vrede Dairy Farm project is at an advanced stage.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane will deliver investigative reports and will comment on issues affecting her office.
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