Public Protector CEO resigns

2017-11-14 18:40

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's CEO Themba Dlamini has thrown in the towel just eight months after joining the chapter nine institution in March this year.

AS IT HAPPENED: Judgment reserved in Zuma's review application

2017-10-25 14:00

President Jacob Zuma's application to review the remedial action contained in former public protector Thuli Madonsela's 'State of Capture' report continues in the North Gauteng High Court.

AS IT HAPPENED: 'Cannot get worse than the head of state implicated' in #StateCapture - Mpofu

2017-10-24 09:15

Dali Mpofu, on behalf of the UDM and COPE, argued that this is one of the most important cases that will grace our courts, in President Jacob Zuma's application to review the remedial action contained in the State of Capture report.

Now ANC caucus slams Public Protector inquiry despite agreeing to it

2017-10-11 13:34

In a bizarre series of statements, the ANC caucus has tried to distance itself from its decision to hold a portfolio committee inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

Public Protector seeks R884m more from Treasury

2017-10-05 19:57

The Public Protector has told Parliament that her office had asked Treasury for additional funding of R884m over the next three years.

Public Protector probes uMzimkhulu Municipality

2017-10-04 21:16

The Public Protector is investigating allegations of maladministration, corruption and the mismanagement of public funds by the Umzimkhulu Municipality in KwaZulu-Natal.

DA to 'push ahead' with attempt to remove Public Protector

2017-09-29 15:10

The Democratic Alliance will "push ahead" with its attempt to have Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane removed from office, after its request to initiate proceedings was tabled in Parliament.

Public Protector denies conspiring with Presidency, SSA

2017-09-14 11:24

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has denied conspiring with the Presidency and State Security Agency against the Reserve Bank to change its constitutional mandate to protect the rand.

FULL AFFIDAVIT: Public Protector 'plotted' with Presidency on SARB mandate

2017-09-12 13:22

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has conspired with the Presidency to have the mandate of the Reserve Bank changed, a new affidavit from the SARB shows.

Public Protector’s house vandalised – spokesperson

2017-09-01 19:30

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s house has been vandalised, her spokesperson said.


Opposition parties want State Capture inquiry within 15 days

2017-10-25 15:12

President Jacob Zuma must appoint a commission of inquiry into state capture headed by a judge selected by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng within 15 days.

ANC MPs backtrack, pull plug on Public Protector inquiry

2017-10-25 12:07

An inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane will no longer go ahead, after ANC MPs in the justice and correctional services portfolio committee shut down the process.

Mkhwebane inquiry: Committee chair distances himself from decision

2017-10-12 13:06

The chairperson of the portfolio commitee on justice and correctional services has distanced himself from the decision to hold an inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

Public protector inquiry a 'witch-hunt' - ANC

2017-10-11 11:26

The ANC has called the decision by the portfolio committee on justice and correctional services to probe Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office a "witch-hunt".

Mkhwebane grilled over Absa report

2017-10-05 19:01

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has received a grilling from opposition MPs about her controversial report on Absa, while ANC MPs defended her.

Important documents damaged in roof collapse at Public Protector's office

2017-10-03 11:27

Important documents have been damaged after the roof at the Office of the Public Protector collapsed overnight during a heavy downpour in Pretoria.

Public Protector denies BLF involvement in Absa investigation

2017-09-24 06:05

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has denied receiving submissions from the BLF about the Absa-Bankorp bailout, a claim that court papers appear to contradict.

Judgment reserved in state capture application

2017-09-12 19:45

The crux of President Jacob Zuma's argument against implementing the remedial actions of the State of Capture report is that it would be unconstitutional to do so, the High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Public Protector concerned about intimidation of whistleblowers at SAA

2017-09-01 21:12

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has expressed concern over allegations that South African Airways was trying to intimidate employees who disclosed information about alleged corruption to her office.

Man pleads guilty to threatening to bomb Public Protector's office and university

2017-08-24 19:53

A 33-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a charge of threatening to cause an explosion after he made threats on social media against the office of the Public Protector and the Tshwane University of Technology.

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