Public Protector won't comment on 'report' on Bosasa donation to Ramaphosa

2019-06-09 19:45

The Public Protector will not be commenting on a news report regarding findings made over a Bosasa donation to President Cyril Ramaphosa's election campaign.

Regulator slams Mkhwebane over ‘biased’ report, heads to high court

2019-06-09 10:39

The Financial Sector Conduct Authority has filed papers to review and set aside a report which it contends was conducted in bad faith by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane after she made findings of impropriety and maladministration against it.

Busisiwe Mkhwebane claims her office is going through 'testing times'

2019-06-07 23:14

Addressing a South African Sheriff Society event in Mpumalanga, the under fire Busisiwe Mkhwebane said the institution is facing with attacks raining down on it from every angle, including being subjected to the most unfair reporting in the media.

Public Protector also has Bathabile and Nomvula in her sights - report

2019-05-30 09:10

Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane is reportedly also investigating 'multiple complaints' against former ministers Bathabile Dlamini and Nomvula Mokonyane.

Gordhan poised to return to Cabinet after Mkhwebane findings

2019-05-29 06:14

Pravin Gordhan seems poised to resume his Cabinet position as public enterprises minister, after filing a review application in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria seeking to set aside a report by the Public Protector.

EFF comes to Mkhwebane's defence, set to join legal fight in Gordhan review application

2019-05-27 22:33

The EFF has instructed its lawyers to join in the legal defence of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane following widespread backlash over her report involving Pravin Gordhan.

Freedom Under Law says Public Protector's probe of Gordhan reheating 'long cold dish'

2019-05-25 13:49

The non-profit has hit out at Busisiwe Mkhwebane, saying she is 'attempt[ing] to reheat a long cold dish' in her recent findings against Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan.

Revenue Service studying Public Protector report, as Gordhan vows legal challenge

2019-05-25 09:42

The pubic protector found that current Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan, who was minister of finance in 2010, should not have approved Pillay's early retirement with full benefits and subsequent re-employment.

Public Protector finds Gordhan guilty of 'improper conduct'

2019-05-24 14:19

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan guilty of "improper conduct" over his approval of then-deputy SA Revenue Services Commissioner Ivan Pillay's early retirement.

Top Gauteng govt official to be subpoenaed after no show at Alex Inquiry

2019-05-14 20:08

The South African Human Rights Commission says it will be motivating to subpoena a Director-General from Gauteng's provincial government who failed to appear before an inquiry investigating service delivery fuelled protests in Alexandra.


Public Protector spokesperson says labelling Mkhwebane incompetent borders on contempt

2019-06-09 16:11

Oupa Segalwa was responding to a statement by the Financial Sector Conduct Authority, which argued a public protector report was reviewable due to either perceived bias or 'gross incompetence and negligence'.

Mkhwebane rubbishes claim of targeting Gordhan, says bravery is her 'cardinal sin'

2019-06-08 11:02

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has lamented the attacks on her office, saying her 'cardinal sin' has been her bravery including her finding on the Bankorp-CIEX report

Mbalula enters Cabinet with adverse Public Protector finding over his head

2019-05-30 13:41

While Pravin Gordhan's retention as a minister, following recent Public Protector findings against him, has been under the spotlight, newly appointed Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula also has a Public Protector finding hanging over his head.

'Mkhwebane is going nowhere', says adamant Shivambu

2019-05-29 16:23

The EFF is continuing its support of under-fire Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and her report on Pravin Gordhan as they attempt to prevent him from being elected to Cabinet.

EFF stands by Public Protector after earlier misgivings

2019-05-28 06:17

The EFF has thrown its weight behind Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, saying anybody who disagrees with her report on a pension-related decision by Pravin Gordhan when he was finance minister, should take it to court on review.

Gordhan vs Mkhwebane: Calls grow for Public Protector's head as showdown looms

2019-05-26 16:19

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane did not engage meaningfully with submissions made to her office while investigating a complaint involving Pravin Gordhan, Gordhan's lawyer Tebogo Malatji maintains.

Former SARS boss Magashula to also challenge Public Protector's report

2019-05-25 12:04

Oupa Magashula, the former head of the tax agency, has announced he too will take findings about the pension payout to his former deputy Ivan Pillay on review, saying Busisiwe Mkhwebane acted with 'indecent haste'.

Mabuza cleared of irregular procurement of four luxury vehicles worth R5m while he was Premier

2019-05-24 18:38

Deputy President David Mabuza was not involved in the irregular procurement of four luxury vehicles worth R5m for his office when he was Mpumalanga Premier, the Public Protector has found.

Vrede dairy farm project: Gauteng High Court rules Public Protector's report is unconstitutional

2019-05-20 10:25

The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane failed in her duties to investigate and report on the Vrede dairy project in the Free State.

This is just 'a lot of boardroom talk' - Alex resident reacts to SAHRC, Public Protector inquiry

2019-05-13 13:10

A frustrated Alexandra resident says she doesn't have high hopes for the inquiry the SA Human Rights Commission and Public Protector are holding, to look into the community's plight.

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