Public Protector seeks Ramaphosa's intervention in SARS probe

2019-05-06 19:21

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has written to President Cyril Ramaphosa seeking his intervention to get Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan to cooperate in her office's probe into the SARS rogue unit, according to a Business Day report.

Gordhan's lawyers hit out at Public Protector over 'rogue unit' probe

2019-04-23 21:52

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's lawyers say they are yet to receive correspondence from the Public Protector's office about an extension their client was granted.

Public Protector, Human Rights Commission join forces to investigate Alex protests

2019-04-10 17:31

The Public Protector and the SA Human Rights Commission will work together to get to the bottom of service delivery complaints that have led to protests in Alexandra, north of Johannesburg.

Public Protector affirms Malema’s complaint against former FSB boss

2019-03-28 22:22

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has given the Financial Sector Conduct Authority 90 days to appoint curators competitively and transparently and to develop a sound policy to do so.

Mbalula was right to give protection to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma - Public Protector

2019-03-28 13:14

The Public Protector has found that former Minister of Police Fikile Mbalula did not err in providing protections services to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma - before she held any government position.

Mkhwebane lays charges against Minister of State Security

2019-03-20 15:03

Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has opened criminal charges against Minister of State Security Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba over her alleged interference with the functioning of the office of the Public Protector.

SARS wars sequel: Pillay, Magashula subpoenaed by Public Protector

2019-03-13 15:55

Former SARS bosses Ivan Pillay and Oupa Magashula have been summoned to appear before the Public Protector over Minister Pravin Gordhan's approval of a pension payout for Pillay.

Public Protector must probe Midvaal municipality jobs-for-cash scandal – ANC in Sedibeng

2019-03-08 19:07

The ANC in Sedibeng wants Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to probe cash-for-jobs allegations that have rocked the DA-run Midvaal Local Municipality in Gauteng.

Public Protector to only defend 13 out of the 21 cases on judicial review due to constraints

2019-03-01 08:43

Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has revealed that the institution will only be able to defend 13 out of the 21 cases on judicial review.

OVERVIEW: 'Maladministration is a fertile ground for corruption' - Mkhwebane names and shames state organs that defy her directives

2019-02-28 14:29

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane addresses the media to name and shame organs of state that defy her remedial action directives at the Public Protector House in Pretoria.


Public Protector: We're not fighting with Gordhan, we want to help him clear his name

2019-04-25 15:40

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she is attempting to help Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan clear his name, but added the response of Gordhan's attorneys to her probe was "very concerning".

Public Protector grants Gordhan extension for 'rogue unit' submission

2019-04-23 18:29

The subpoena, which Fin24 has seen, stems from a complaint lodged by Floyd Shivambu, deputy president of the Economic Freedom Fighters, and other anonymous complainants.

Public Protector finds improper conduct at government-run mortuaries in KZN

2019-03-29 05:29

The Public Protector has found government-run mortuaries in KwaZulu-Natal guilty of improper conduct relating to the management of human bodies at the facilities.

Transport dept failed to protect commuters using illegally converted panel vans - Pubic Protector

2019-03-28 18:24

The Public Protector has found that the Department of Transport failed to take effective and efficient measures to ensure commuters were safe while travelling in panel vans that were illegally converted into minibus taxis.

Mkhwebane's meeting with Pillay, Magashula and Symington 'went well'

2019-03-25 21:41

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has met with officials over alleged relating to the approval of the retirement of former SA Revenue Service (SARS) deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay.

Gauteng Human Settlements dept. ordered to settle R12m bill dating back to 1990s

2019-03-16 20:40

Gauteng department of Human Settlements has been slapped with a 30-day period fine to pay a retired businessman and 44 other companies their outstanding payments dating back to more than two decades.

Mkhwebane 'pleased' with High Court ruling affirming her Mandela funeral report

2019-03-09 11:45

This now paves the way for the recommendations, which are binding by law, to be executed.

Mboweni seeks court order to set aside Public Protector remedial action against Mogajane

2019-03-01 15:27

Finance Minister Tito Mboweni has filed a court application to set aside Public Protector Busiswe Mkhwebane's remedial action against Treasury's Director General Dondo Mogajane.

Public Protector names and shames ministers who defied her orders

2019-02-28 18:08

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has warned organs of state that her remedial action is binding - not optional.

Public Protector survives vote in DA bid for probe to remove her

2019-02-26 12:36

A majority of MPs on Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services voted against a probe into the early removal of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

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