Mkhwebane reports ministers to speaker for 'blistering attacks'

2019-10-18 13:07

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has reported members of the executive responsible for "blistering attacks" on her office to National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise.

Mkhwebane vows to work without fear, favour or prejudice as she marks 3 years in office

2019-10-15 18:50

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has vowed to continue to do her work without fear, favour or prejudice as she marked three years in office.

EXCLUSIVE | Shadowy ring of spies who reported directly to Zuma still active

2019-10-10 10:10

The State Security Agency's controversial Special Operations Unit, previously headed up by the equally controversial Thulani Dlomo, reported directly to former president Jacob Zuma, according to the Inspector General of Intelligence.

Mkhwebane was determined to make findings against me 'irrespective of evidence to the contrary' - Gordhan

2019-10-08 06:07

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan alleges in court papers that Busisiwe Mkhwebane acted with 'improper or ulterior purpose' against him in her investigation.

Mkhwebane allegedly filed incomplete record in Gordhan's SARS 'rogue unit' review - twice

2019-10-04 07:02

While the Public Protector insists that the record she filed is complete, Pravin Gordhan's lawyers complained twice that crucial information was missing from previous iterations of the record.

Bathabile Dlamini did not deliberately mislead Parliament over Sassa grants - Mkhwebane

2019-10-02 17:17

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini did not deliberately mislead Parliament when she stated the Sassa would be ready to take over the management of the grants payment system from Cash Paymaster Service.

Mkhwebane's bid to withdraw Constitutional Court appeal fails - report

2019-09-27 09:43

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's attempt to withdraw her appeal in the Constitutional Court against a High Court judgment regarding remedial action against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has reportedly failed.

Ramaphosa: FIC gave Mkhwebane far more CR17 information than what she requested

2019-09-19 06:12

The Financial Intelligence Centre gave Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane far more financial information relating to bank accounts used by President Cyril Ramaphosa's successful CR17 campaign than what she had initially asked for.

Public Protector has ulterior motives for investigating me, says Ramaphosa

2019-09-17 09:33

President Cyril Ramaphosa has reportedly questioned Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's political motives for investigating him for money laundering in relation to donations for his ANC presidential campaign.

Mkhwebane on FIC request: Ramaphosa's lawyers 'litigating through the media'

2019-09-11 15:12

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says President Cyril Ramaphosa's lawyers are litigating "through the media", after it emerged that the president's legal team had accused Mkhwebane of unlawfully obtaining Financial Intelligence Centre information.


Mkhwebane believes court order in Gordhan legal battle undermines her office's work - report

2019-10-18 09:25

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane believes that a High Court ruling suspending the implementation of remedial action against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has stripped her office of power and undermined her work.

Classified 'rogue unit' report should be public - Mkhwebane backs EFF in opposing State Security minister

2019-10-14 12:57

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has come out in support of the EFF, arguing that a 2014 classified report, which found the so-called SARS 'rogue unit' was unlawful, should be made public.

Mkhwebane legal saga: Judge Potterill report contradicts what happened in closed meeting - lawyer

2019-10-08 12:14

Lawyers for SARS deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay intend writing to the North Gauteng deputy judge president about a report that a judge was taken off a case because she allegedly made disparaging remarks about the Public Protector in a judgment.

Public Protector asks Patricia De Lille to respond to nepotism, supply chain allegations

2019-10-04 13:03

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has sent a letter to Public Works Minister Patricia de Lille, asking her to answer to allegations of nepotism and interference with supply chain processes.

UCT at fault for student's drowning, says Mkhwebane

2019-10-02 19:09

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found that UCT was at fault more than three years after student Mosimanegape Boyz Madiba drowned during a training session with the university's rowing team.

EFF releases classified intelligence report into SARS 'rogue' unit linked to Gordhan

2019-09-30 21:49

A classified report purporting to have found that the South African Revenue Services had a "rogue unit" has been leaked to the media by the EFF.

Ramaphosa calls on Mkhwebane to explain where she got his CR17 emails

2019-09-20 06:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa has issued a challenge to Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to come clean on how she got hold of his private emails surrounding the CR17 campaign.

Mkhwebane on growing calls to oust her: 'I believe I will finish my term as Public Protector'

2019-09-17 22:52

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane remains defiant as Parliament explores the establishment of mechanisms to remove sitting heads of Chapter 9 institutions.

Batohi: Mkhwebane's Bosasa-order 'infringes constitutional mandate of NPA'

2019-09-13 16:58

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's order that the NPA must investigate money laundering in President Cyril Ramaphosa's ANC presidential campaign infringes on the mandate of the NPA, says Shamila Batohi.

Judiciary's position on Public Protector's powers 'radically changed' since I took over - Mkhwebane

2019-09-07 08:07

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says the judiciary has "radically changed" its position on the powers of her office since she was appointed.

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