EXCLUSIVE | Spies' secret listening device disappeared from SSA before ANC elective conference, reappeared after

2019-10-11 06:10

In the weeks leading up to the ANC's national elective conference at Nasrec in December 2017, a sophisticated listening device went missing from the highly secure State Security Agency's headquarters.

McBride hits back at Mkhwebane's report: 'It is irrational, findings can't be reconciled with facts'

2019-09-25 19:36

Former Independent Police Investigative Directorate boss Robert McBride has accused Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's recent report into allegations of maladministration against him as an "erosion of IPID's independence".

Ramaphosa not distracted by 'issues' with Public Protector

2019-08-19 08:37

President Cyril Ramaphosa says "issues" with the Public Protector are par for the course and these "political things" are not distracting him from his job.

'Mkhwebane does not account to her deputy' - Public Protector's office responds to 'strange' complaint

2019-08-07 14:17

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she is only accountable to Parliament after anti-corruption group Accountability Now laid a complaint against her, with her own office.

Court judgment against Mkhwebane reaffirms SACP stance against her

2019-07-29 21:14

The SACP has reiterated its call for Parliament to institute an inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office.

It was a 'propaganda campaign' by 'hyenas of WMC' - Niehaus denies woman in photo is Mkhwebane

2019-07-22 19:47

The Office of the Public Protector has denied Busisiwe Mkhwebane has any relationship with Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans official Carl Niehaus after claims emerged that a photo, which was shared on social media and political WhatsApp groups, showed the two meeting at a restaurant.

Leadership with no strings attached – Lessons from Ramaphosa's judicial review

2019-07-22 09:18

The review of the Public Protector's report will be significant for democracy. If Ramaphosa is held accountable for not declaring campaign funding, a long line of others must be held to the same standard, writes Sipho Pityana.

WATCH: Ramaphosa to take PP's Bosasa report under urgent court review

President Cyril Ramaphosa will brief the nation on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on allegations that he violated the Executive Ethics Code of conduct related to a Bosasa donation.

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Be accountable like Mandela, Public Protector urges provincial executives

2019-07-17 17:40

Mkhwebane reflected on various instances where subjects of her investigation refused to submit themselves to accountability processes and instead opted to rather discredit her.

POLITICS PODCAST: The gloves are off! Gordhan vs Public Protector and Zuma vs state capture commission

2019-07-12 14:37

This week on POLOTIKI, we look at the raging battle between the Public Protector and Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. Listen.


Police 'not aware' of any Project Snowman or Project Broken Arrow complaints

2019-09-29 17:41

The police, including the Hawks, are not aware of any complaints surrounding Project Snowman and Project Broken Arrow – two projects of the so-called "rogue unit" at the SA Revenue Service, cited as alleged evidence of wrongdoing against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan.

Parliament to come up with rules for the removal of Public Protector

2019-08-27 12:06

Parliament's Rules Committee is expected to devise a process for the removal of the Public Protector.

Vrede dairy farm project: Public Protector's office and Mkhwebane will have to pay costs

2019-08-15 10:24

More woes for the Public Protector has come in the form of a ruling of the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, which found that her office as well as she is responsible for some of the legal costs in her personal capacity in the Vrede dairy farm matter.

Lord Peter Hain: Investors bewildered by attacks on Gordhan, Ramaphosa

2019-07-31 16:52

International investors are "bewildered" by attacks on President Cyril Ramaphosa and Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan, Lord Peter Hain told Fin24 on Tuesday.

High court ruling affirms Gordhan's rights, says legal team

2019-07-29 18:55

The legal team adds that Gordhan doubts the Public Protector's "competence, integrity, legal literacy and Constitutional grasp of her powers, duties and functions".

5 thorns in the side of the Public Protector

2019-07-22 17:25

The Constitutional Court's decision to uphold a cost order against Busisiwe Mkhwebane only adds to the embattled Public Protector's woes. Here are five of the biggest challenges she and her office are currently facing.

Ramaphosa must take a leave of absence while Public Protector's report is under court review - EFF

2019-07-21 21:48

The EFF has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to take a leave of absence while the Public Protector's report into his campaign finances is subjected to a court review.

FIRST TAKE: Ramaphosa delivered body blow by Mkhwebane as political tectonic plates collide

2019-07-19 14:33

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's findings against President Cyril Ramaphosa will have enormous consequences for a head of state that constructed his whole campaign on fighting graft, rolling back capture and restoring faith in the rule of law.

Gordhan's 'unprecedented' state capture claims are 'untrue, malicious' - Mkhwebane

2019-07-17 08:14

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has filed an answering affidavit in the legal tussle with Minister of Public Enterprises Pravin Gordhan, which he lodged in a bid to have her remedial action against him reviewed.

'We stand with you, comrade' - SACP to Gordhan after EFF fracas

2019-07-11 22:08

SACP first deputy general-secretary Solly Mapaila made the comments hours after Pravin Gordhan faced a standoff from EFF members who stormed the floor in a public enterprises committee meeting while he delivered his budget vote.

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