The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has questioned why the details of private bank statements of some people who are said to have benefited from the VBS Mutual Bank scandal were published, but the CR17 fund records were sealed by the courts.
The state asset manager was updating MPs about plans to recoup investments and loans.
The Standing Committee on Public Accounts grilled delegations from six municipalities from Limpopo Province which were found by the consolidated audit report of the Auditor General to be dysfunctional.
President Cyril Ramaphosa said he knows there is growing impatience across the nation for justice to be administered on those behind the looting of VBS Mutual Bank.
EFF leader Julius Malema says his party doesn't mind being investigated over the collapse of VBS mutual bank, insisting the EFF is "clean".
The ANC in the West Rand region of Johannesburg has welcomed the outcomes of their own investigations, launched into allegations that mayors Boyce Maneli and Maphefo Mogale-Letsie could have been involved in the VBS Mutual Bank scandal.
The Hawks areinvestigating the seven municipal mayors forced to resign by the ANC in Limpopo over their involvement in the infamous VBS Mutual Bank scandal.
According to the Mail & Guardian, the former North West premier introduced VBS to municipal officials at a meeting last year.
VBS should serve the poor and those in rural areas as it was intended to - once it has risen "from the ashes", President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.
The ANC’s integrity commission has recommended to the party’s leadership that all party members implicated in the VBS Mutual Bank scandal step aside from leadership positions and activities.
Two people have been arrested for the murder of a Limpopo ward councillor who was shot dead in his car outside his restaurant in Tubatse, near Burgersfort, last year.
Brian Shivambu, the brother of EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu, has been ordered to pay VBS Mutual Bank's liquidator's legal costs in a case against Brian Shivambu's company, according to a report.
The state asset manager has welcomed a high court decision to have two former executives implicated in the VBS Mutual Bank collapse declared delinquent.
Limpopo ANC deputy chairperson Florence Radzilani, who has been implicated in allegations relating to large-scale looting of VBS Mutual Bank, was the focus of attention when she was sworn in as a member of the provincial legislature.
The controversial West Rand District Municipality has promised to table findings regarding its multi-million rand investment in the now defunct VBS Mutual Bank.
Former ANC Limpopo deputy chairperson and ex-Vhembe mayor Florence Radzilani, who has been placed at the centre of the VBS Mutual Bank saga, claims that she is the victim of rogue forces.
The Government Employee Pension Fund has impaired Lancaster 101, Steinhoff's BEE partner. The state pension fund is invested in Lancaster through the Public Investment Corporation. Other impairments included Independent News Media and Agri Poultry.
Limpopo's Capricorn District Municipality Mayor John Mpe has detailed how the entity came to invest R60m into VBS Mutual Bank, blaming his predecessor, Gilbert Kganyago.
The Limpopo government has given the thumbs up to municipal councils that have suspended or dismissed officials involved in the VBS Mutual Bank.
From Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste to several senior KPMG staff and a number of VBS Mutual Bank executives, acting CEO of the SA Institute of Chartered Accountants Fanisa Lamola talks to Fin24 about the state of the accounting industry in SA.
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