AS IT HAPPENED | If I am removed, it is 'God's will', says Mkhwebane

2020-01-28 12:41

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane will deliver investigative reports and will comment on issues affecting her office.

Public Protector removal: Mkhwebane in the dark on parliamentary process to unseat her

2020-01-24 16:59

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkwhebane learnt of the looming Parliamentary removal proceedings against her through the media, her office says.

'Serious rot at core' of Mkhwebane's office - former Public Protector COO

2020-01-14 21:08

Former Public Protector Chief Operating Officer Basani Baloyi says in court papers there is a "crisis" at the Office of the Public Protector.

5 things to watch out for in Parliament in 2020

2020-01-05 10:00

Another turbulent year is expected for Parliament. Here are five of the issues the national legislature will grapple with this year.

If 2019 was a bad year for Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, 2020 could be worse

2020-01-01 09:52

While Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane weathered many a storm in 2019, there are dark clouds on the horizon for 2020.

EXCLUSIVE: Meet the whistleblower taking a stand against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane

2019-12-22 06:38

Months before deposing to an explosive affidavit flaying the conduct of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, the man behind the revelations was part of a secret battle to hold Mkhwebane accountable.

High Court dismisses Public Protector's Estina dairy farm leave to appeal bid

2019-12-13 13:41

The Public Protector's application for leave to appeal the scathing Estina dairy farm judgment has been dismissed with costs.

Public Protector Estina judgment reached because of the poor and vulnerable, judge says

2019-12-11 18:18

Judge Ronel Tolmay had exercised her judicial discretion too far when granting a personal cost order against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has heard.

Mkhwebane vs Baloyi: Axed COO's work was not up to scratch, court hears

2019-11-27 21:20

Axed Public Protector COO Basani Baloyi and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane faced off in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday over Baloyi's axing amid allegations Mkhwebane had acted unconstitutionally.

Axed Public Protector COO maintains Mkhwebane acted unconstitutionally - court papers

2019-11-25 12:00

Former Public Protector operations chief Basani Baloyi stands by her claim that Busisiwe Mkhwebane abused her office and acted in her personal interests when she dismissed Baloyi.


Mkhwebane pays her taxes just like everybody else – PP office after SARS probe report

2020-01-26 17:08

The Public Protector is a law-abiding citizen who pays her taxes just like everybody else, advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane's office said on Sunday, following reports that the SA Revenue Service had launched an investigation into her income tax affairs dating back as far as nine years.

Public Protector removal: Speaker Thandi Modise approves motion to begin proceedings

2020-01-24 14:02

The office of National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has approved a motion to initiate proceedings for the removal of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

Mkhwebane welcomes Press Ombudsman ruling in her favour in Daily Maverick complaint

2020-01-08 14:32

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane welcomed a ruling in her favour by the Press Ombudsman of South Africa, after a complaint that her office's right of reply was not published by online publication Daily Maverick.

Public Protector CEO Vussy Mahlangu resigns

2020-01-03 18:49

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane confirmed that her office's CEO, Vussy Mahlangu, has resigned.

Politics 2019: From Zuma spy claims to Maimane saying goodbye

2019-12-30 06:04

2019 was a year of intrigue, twists and turns, and power battles in South Africa’s political arena. News24 takes stock of the year that was.

State Capture 2.0: SSA agent confirms key details of whistleblower's Public Protector, Reserve Bank affidavit

2019-12-17 06:32

A key official confirms aspects of a whistleblower’s shock claims of improper conduct by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, and sheds new light on her relationship with the spy agency.

Mkhwebane vs Baloyi: Court dismisses urgent application, says it does not have jurisdiction to hear it

2019-12-12 13:33

In the battle between Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane by her axed COO, Basani Baloyi, the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has dismissed an urgent application Baloyi had lodged against her former boss.

Waiting game for Gordhan, Mkhwebane as ConCourt reserves judgement

2019-11-28 17:45

During proceedings, judges sought to understand how an order suspending the implementation of remedial action against Gordhan, as recommended by the Public Protector in her report, would affect the functioning of her office.

Labour dispute between Public Protector, former COO postponed

2019-11-26 14:30

The case between axed Public Protector COO and the Public Protector herself has been postponed in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Busisiwe Mkhwebane on WhatsApp messages: 'It was about counteracting conspiracy against me'

2019-11-20 12:40

'Absurd and outrageous' – these were the words Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane used to describe the interpretation of WhatsApp messages contained in court papers filed by former Public Protector SA COO Basani Baloyi.

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