Public Protector survives removal proposal in Parliament

2018-12-05 13:36

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has survived a DA proposal that Parliament start procedures for her removal.

EFF reports Gordhan to Public Protector after his statement to State Capture Commission leaks

2018-11-08 20:31

The EFF has lodged a complaint with Public Protector Busiswe Mkhwebane asking her to investigate Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan for alleged violations of the executive ethics code.

Ramaphosa is running out of excuses not to fire Gigaba

2018-11-02 11:50

Malusi Gigaba's situation has taken a turn for the worse with two critical rulings against him in just a few days after, but unrelated to, the leak of what for him was a private mouthwatering item, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

ConCourt throws out Gigaba's bid to appeal Fireblade ruling

2018-11-01 16:49

The Constitutional Court has dismissed Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba's application for leave to appeal a ruling that he lied under oath.

Public Protector finds Gigaba violated the ethics code over the Fireblade saga

2018-10-31 14:50

Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba lands in hot water again, after the Public Protector finds that he not only violated the executive ethics code, but also the Constitution for "deliberately telling untruths under oath."

Vrede dairy project: Judgment reserved in DA bid to set aside Public Protector's report

2018-10-24 19:05

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has reserved judgment in a case which centres on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on the controversial Vrede dairy project in the Free State.

Vrede dairy project: Court hears Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane 'acted incompetently'

2018-10-23 19:29

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane "acted incompetently" and "failed" in her duties to investigate and report on the Vrede dairy project in the Free State, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Public Protector's office in financial trouble, MPs hear

2018-10-11 20:11

MPs have heard that the Office of the Public Protector failed to report on its financial statements in compliance with legislation, that there were material misstatements and irregular expenditure, and that its liabilities exceeded its assets.

Public Protector to probe Metrorail in the Western Cape

2018-09-03 11:41

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is expected to probe alleged mismanagement by Metrorail in the Western Cape, following complaints.

Cele to challenge Public Protector's findings that SAPS failed to protect whistleblowers

2018-08-16 17:41

It has been reported that the Public Protector found that Cele and the police failed to protect two whistleblowers who exposed the corruption that led to the murder of former ANCYL secretary general Sindiso Magaqa.


ConCourt to hear Public Protector appeal on Bankorp costs ruling

2018-11-27 08:06

The court will hear an application from the Public Protector against a ruling which requires her to pay a portion of the SA Reserve Bank's legal costs in the Bankorp matter in her personal capacity.

Gigaba on sex tape: 'My wife and I have absolutely nothing to be ashamed of'

2018-11-04 22:19

Embattled Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba says he would meet President Cyril Ramaphosa soon amid mounting pressure for him to resign after Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane said he lied under oath and following the leaking of a private sex video.

Gigaba called to account to Parliament on Fireblade saga next week

2018-11-01 20:24

This will be the first time that Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba faces Parliament since Fireblade told Parliament that he agreed to the business operating at OR Tambo International Airport.

Ramaphosa to mull Public Protector finding on Gigaba

2018-11-01 11:43

President Cyril Ramaphosa will study Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report recommending disciplinary action against Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigab, his spokesperson says.

Public Protector questions Magashule on Vrede dairy project, hearings with others to follow

2018-10-26 21:59

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has been questioned by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane on the Vrede dairy project, her office has confirmed.

Vrede dairy project: DA has 'consistently been critical' of Mkhwebane – lawyer

2018-10-24 13:28

The DA's attack on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's Vrede dairy report is politically motivated and the party wants to impose its own outcome, the North Gauteng High Court has heard.

Vrede dairy farm project whistleblower found murdered

2018-10-23 13:16

As the North Gauteng High Court hears the DA's application for the review of the Public Protector's report on the Vrede dairy farm project, it has emerged that one of the whistleblowers in the project has been murdered.

Public Protector to probe alleged fishy business at fisheries dept

2018-10-02 20:04

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is to investigate alleged corruption in the Department of Forestry and Fisheries after a request from chairperson of the Western Cape legislature's committee for economic development, Beverley Schafer.

Audit watchdog chair fights Public Protector

2018-08-19 06:03

The chairperson of the local audit watchdog, Abel Dlamini says Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is victim of ‘self-induced ignorance’ and ‘dishonesty’.

Public Protector wilts as SANDF, minister stick to guns

2018-08-12 07:19

Defiant Defence and Military Veterans’ Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and the SA National Defence Force (SANDF) have stuck to their guns and refused to implement Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s remedial action.

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