Sassa debacle inquiry: Judge tells Dlamini to stop dodging questions

2018-01-23 13:10

Judge Bernard Ngoepe has told Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini to stop dodging questions at an inquiry into her personal role and liability during the 2017 social grants crisis.

Judge Ngoepe assigned to referee probe into Dlamini's role in Sassa scandal

2017-08-02 17:40

Retired judge Bernard Ngoepe has been appointed as a referee to make recommendations on who should foot the bill for the Sassa debacle.

A true servant of the people

2017-06-18 06:08

Meticulous and soft-spoken, yet stern and religious – these are some of the words used to describe retired Judge Bernard Ngoepe, who is currently serving as SA’s first tax ombudsman.

Something is rotten in RSA, cautions tax ombud

2017-02-26 20:00

Judge Bernard Ngoepe, South Africa’s first tax ombud, has expressed concern over the political stability in South Africa and the ailing economy.

We need educated leaders – Judge Ngoepe

2016-03-30 22:26

Retired judge and Chancellor of Unisa, Bernard Ngoepe, says South Africa needs more educated leaders to take it forward, especially at such a critical juncture in the country's history.

Scrap 4 year LLB degree - Ngoepe

2014-04-19 11:59

Retired Transvaal Judge Bernard Ngoepe has reportedly called on South African universities to scrap the four-year LLB degree.

Tax ombud a boon for South Africans

2013-10-01 22:52

The appointment of South Africa's first tax ombud will save taxpayers money and time in resolving their disputes with Sars, say industry experts.


Tax ombud slates SARS, says it must drop 'skop and donner' attitude

2017-10-17 14:41

Tax Ombud Judge Bernard Ngoepe has stressed the importance of his office and has spoken out against unfair treatment of taxpayers by SARS.

Legal firms ripping off state - Ngoepe

2017-06-18 07:11

Most of the R1bn government has spent on legal services in the past year was never acted upon.

‘Ben 10’ complaint against City Press fails

2017-06-11 06:05

Attorney Luvo Makasi’s attempts to have City Press apologise for and retract a story alleging an improper relationship between him and Water Affairs Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has failed.

SA race relations so bad, it could lead to civil war - Bernard Ngoepe

2016-08-16 16:00

Race relations in South Africa are so bad that it could lead to civil war, retired Judge Bernard Ngoepe has warned.

Ngoepe says Madonsela not respected

2014-07-15 20:16

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela needs to be shown more respect, retired Gauteng judge president Bernard Ngoepe says.

Gordhan: No wasting of taxpayers' money

2014-04-07 14:17

The government owes it to taxpayers to spend their money wisely, honestly and efficiently, says Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

More help at hand for taxpayers

2013-10-01 16:20

Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has appointed retired Gauteng Judge President Bernard Ngoepe as the Tax Ombud to help taxpayers with any difficulties.

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