Zuma says he's still waiting for SIU proclamation for Eskom probe

2017-11-10 18:08

President Jacob Zuma said he has not yet received a proclamation notice relating to an investigation into Eskom from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU).

Lawyers drop Nkandla architect

2017-10-11 17:08

The law firm representing Nkandla architect Minenhle Makhanya has withdrawn its services from his case, Special Investigations Unit head Jan Mothiba has revealed.

SIU to prioritise Eskom probe, awaits Zuma nod

2017-10-02 15:25

The Special Investigations Unit has undertaken to prioritise the investigation into allegations of corruption and state capture at Eskom.

Moyane-era prisons tender referred to SIU

2017-08-14 16:44

A controversial multi-million rand prisons fencing tender, awarded during tax boss Tom Moyane’s term as head of prisons, has been referred to the Special Investigating Unit.

SIU driven to work faster

2017-07-30 05:56

The investigation into the tragic death of more than 100 mentally ill patients after they were moved from Life Esidimeni facilities in Gauteng to unqualified nongovernmental organisations is one of the cases the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) will focus on while implementing its new strategy to speed up its work.

Brown welcomes probe as more Gupta links emerge

2017-07-26 11:49

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown says she welcomes all investigations, as more details of her office's links to the controversial Guptas have emerged.

Fraud costs private healthcare R22bn - SIU

2017-07-18 13:11

At least 7% of all medical claims in South Africa are fraudulent, with the total fraud costs in the private healthcare system estimated at R22bn each year.

Scandal-ridden prison services firm Bosasa gets new name

2017-06-26 16:29

Bosasa Operations, a controversial multi-services company that allegedly paid bribes to senior prison officials, has changed its name to African Global Operations.

Brown to launch own full-scale probe into Eskom

2017-05-25 12:09

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown will launch a full-scale investigation into Eskom, with the assistance of the Special Investigative Unit and a retired judge.

Zuma orders SIU to probe Eastern Cape district municipality

2017-03-17 14:40

President Jacob Zuma has authorised the SIU to probe alleged maladministration in the Alfred Nzo district municipality in the Eastern Cape.


Former judge wants backpay over Mbeki discharge refusal

2017-10-20 20:27

Former judge Willem Heath is challenging former president Thabo Mbeki's refusal in 2001 of his request to be discharged from the bench, in a review application heard in the Western Cape High Court.

Company accuses SIU of conducting fraudulent probe

2017-10-08 05:56

A businessman has accused the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) of being in cahoots with the Limpopo municipality that he has fought to recover R41m of payments outstanding to him and his company for having provided electricity to 24 villages.

I am more dangerous outside the SABC - Motsoeneng

2017-08-31 15:18

Former chief operating officer at the SABC Hlaudi Motsoeneng believes that he is more “dangerous” now that he is no longer employed there.

Collaboration needed to combat medical aid fraud - experts

2017-07-30 17:52

Fraud, waste, abuse, and irregular payments within the healthcare sector are slowly crippling the industry, says the Board of Healthcare Funders.

SIU guns for Zuma's architect

2017-07-29 18:47

The Special Investigating Unit served President Jacob Zuma’s architect, Minenhle Makhanya, with court papers that compel him to disclose what evidence he will be tabling before court in an upcoming lawsuit.

'Zuma's Nkandla tender not transparent, unfair' - SIU investigator

2017-07-19 19:16

The awarding of a tender to Moneymine Enterprises to commence with phase one of the security upgrades at President Jacob Zuma's homestead in Nkandla was not fair, says Christian Ledwaba, chief forensic investigator at the SIU.

Zuma gives SIU go-ahead to investigate land department

2017-07-04 14:23

President Jacob Zuma has signed a proclamation authorising the Special Investigating Unit to probe certain matters relating to the affairs of the department of rural development and land reforms.

Lynne Brown: I have not lied to Parliament

2017-05-25 13:42

"I am a loyal member of the ANC and I subject myself to the wisdom of the party leadership." This is how Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown responded to a request for comment.

Officials implicated in Nkandla scandal paid millions

2017-05-08 15:52

Two of Nkandla officials implicated in the Special Investigations Unit's report each received salaries of more than R2m, it has emerged.

Pay back the money, Zuma tells state institutions that owe SIU

2017-02-18 13:00

The Special Investigating Unit is owed over R300m by state institutions and President Jacob Zuma has called on them to pay back the money.

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