Why did this man just buy the Sunday Times?

2019-07-01 08:29

Why did Brian Molefe's friend and former colleague at the PIC sell him a house at a steal and how is this connected to the sale of the Sunday Times and its sister publications, asks Adriaan Basson.

Transnet negotiators didn't have group's best interests at heart, inquiry hears

2019-05-30 16:44

Negotiators at Transnet appear to have done little to try and reduce ballooning costs for the relocation of assembly points for locomotives.

Inquiry hears of 'improper engagement' between Transnet and China South Rail

2019-05-28 14:02

The judicial commission of inquiry into state capture has heard evidence based on internal Transnet emails about the awarding of tenders for the construction of electric locomotives in late December 2011.

State capture inquiry hears Transnet execs could keep tenders secret

2019-05-10 12:42

Judge Raymond Zondo expressed surprise when he heard that top executives at state-owned freight rail company Transnet could choose to keep tenders secret up until they were awarded.

Popo Molefe slams Gigaba for appointing 'architects of capture' in Transnet 'horror show'

2019-05-07 14:19

Transnet Board chairperson Popo Molefe names Former CEOs Brian Molefe, Siyabonga Gama and former chief financial officer Anoj Singh as the architects of the capture at the state enterprise.

WATCH LIVE: Transnet chair Popo Molefe on the stand at #StateCaptureInquiry

Transnet chairperson Popo Molefe has taken the stand as the state capture inquiry turns its attention to probing allegations of fraud, corruption and kickbacks at the state-run freight rail group. Watch live.

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State capture inquiry gears up to probe ex-Transnet CEO Brian Molefe's appointment

2019-05-06 14:22

The circumstances around the 2011 appointment of former Transnet CEO Brian Molefe will be probed by the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture over the next two weeks.

IEC in talks with Eskom over load shedding fears on voting day

2019-03-20 17:28

The Electoral Commission of South Africa has expressed concern over the potential impact rolling blackouts could have on the looming elections.

Former Glencore CEO 'devastated' by Molefe's about-face on coal deal

2019-02-27 17:37

Former Glencore CEO Clinton Ephron has told the Zondo commission that he was devastated when former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe told him Eskom would not be updating the company’s contract with the power supplier.

Corruption Watch files Eskom board delinquency papers

2019-02-04 11:27

Civil-society organisation Corruption Watch says it has launched an application in the High Court of Pretoria to have former Eskom board members declared delinquent.


21 CEOs in 10 years: A guide to all the executive drama at SAA and Eskom

2019-06-03 16:20

Many of the CEOs left the state-owned enterprises under a cloud.

Brian Molefe failed to get go-ahead for massive Transnet locomotive price hike, inquiry hears

2019-05-29 12:22

Transnet's former CEO did not seek required approval from the minister of public enterprises when the price for the acquisition of 1 064 locomotives was hiked by billions of rands, the state capture inquiry has heard.

Excessive costs for 1064 locomotive contract not justifiable, says acting Transnet CEO

2019-05-15 19:10

The state capture commission on Wednesday heard that the cost estimates for 359 out of 1064 locomotives contracted to China South Rail by Transnet were excessive and without justifiable reasons.

Transnet recovering billions lost by directors, Gupta-linked firms - Popo Molefe

2019-05-07 16:51

Transnet is in the process of recovering billions lost by its directors and companies which benefited from irregularly awarded contracts, Chairperson Popo Molefe said.

Brian Molefe's appointment at Transnet opened the door for corruption - board chair

2019-05-07 12:32

Transnet board chair Popo Molefe says that the capture of state enterprises was a strategic operation in which key decision makers were targeted in an effort to benefit the interests of a few.

Transnet chair Popo Molefe set to take the stand at state capture inquiry

2019-05-07 07:00

After investigating Eskom, the inquiry has turned its attention to probing allegations of fraud, corruption and kickbacks at the state-run freight rail group.

Sunday Read: Load shedding through the years and how Eskom has struggled to keep the lights on

2019-03-24 09:28

It's been 12 years since South Africans first experienced load shedding. See the country's history of power cuts and the multiple promises throughout the years that it would come to an end.

Load shedding 'sabotage': Crime intelligence investigating Eskom power woes

2019-03-19 17:55

The police’s crime intelligence unit is investigating whether the rolling electricity blackouts are the result of sabotage by Eskom employees, sources tell News24.

I am in the dark over what went wrong at Eskom – Molefe

2019-02-18 20:51

Former Eskom chief executive Brian Molefe says he is "in the dark" about current problems faced by the power utility.

Chinese company pays R618m back to Transnet, more expected

2019-01-17 20:32

State-owned freight rail company Transnet has been paid back R618m by a Chinese company that it concluded a maintenance deal with in 2016.

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