'What else has he lied about?' - DA after Mantashe backtracks on bribery claims

2019-11-01 15:51

Even though Gwede Mantashe says he lied about bribing Sunday World journalists to quash a story about his sex life, the DA still wants Parliament's ethics watchdog committee to investigate him.

ANALYSIS: No accountability as Mantashe, Presidency dodge bribery statements

2019-10-29 12:15

Gwede Mantashe seems to be in trouble. He told the Sunday World he bribed to journalists to make an unflattering story about him go away. He's since issued a half-hearted "denial", but hasn't demanded a retraction. President Cyril Ramaphosa must act.

Sunday World to Gwede Mantashe: Sue us, we stand by our story

2019-10-29 08:26

The Sunday World newspaper has rejected Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe's denial that he claimed to have paid bribes to two of its reporters to bury an article about his alleged extramarital sex exploits.

Mantashe bribery claims: 'Parliament must probe minister over allegedly paying journalists to squash sex story'

2019-10-28 22:09

The DA has asked Parliament’s Joint Committee on Ethics and Members’ Interests to look into Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe's conduct, following claims that he bribed two journalists.

Sanef shocked by allegations Mantashe paid reporters for sex story to 'go away'

2019-10-27 13:47

The South African National Editors' Forum on Sunday said it was shocked about Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe's 'brazen' reported admission to Sunday World that he paid two of its journalists R70 000 to make a story about his sex life disappear.


PODCAST | THE STORY: Sex, bribes and denial - Gwede Mantashe and the 'slay queen'

2019-11-01 07:01

"You're putting the cart before the horse," Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe said in response to a question from a journalist in Parliament about whether he intended to sue the Sunday World newspaper.

Presidency, ANC quiet as storm brews around Mantashe's bribery allegations

2019-10-29 10:55

Neither the Presidency nor the governing ANC will comment on allegations that Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe reportedly claimed to have bribed two Sunday World journalists to bury an article about his alleged extramarital affair.

Gwede Mantashe denies paying reporters to make sex story 'go away'

2019-10-29 06:48

Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe has denied paying Sunday Word journalists to withhold publishing an article about his sex life.

Tiso Blackstar 'shocked' over allegations that Mantashe bribed journalists

2019-10-27 18:03

The Tiso Blackstar Group has "noted with shock the alleged admission by a sitting government minister to have corruptly bribed two Sunday World journalists".

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