SSA denies clearance for two former ministers meant to serve as SA envoys - report

2020-03-01 15:11

Two former intelligence ministers Siyabonga Cwele and Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba have been denied top security clearances by the State Security Agency, according to reports.

Former state security minister Letsatsi-Duba resigns as MP

2019-06-06 10:28

Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba, the former Minister of State Security and an ANC national executive committee member, has resigned as a member of Parliament.

State security minister's office silent about spy allegations

2019-05-20 16:38

State security minister, Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba's office has remained silent following allegations in a weekend newspaper that she had lived a double life for a decade, earning millions as a spy while still an MEC in Limpopo.

MKMVA enters the fray, lambastes Letsatsi-Duba for attacking Magashule

2019-03-25 15:32

The uMkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans' Association has hit out at State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba, who it claims has attacked ANC secretary general Ace Magashule "without cause or reason".

Spooks called to order while Ramaphosa probes State Security Agency

2018-11-11 17:47

The Presidency has blasted State Security Agency staffers, ordering them to conduct themselves with integrity following a report that some officials are undermining the new SSA minister during the operational review he ordered.

State Security dept seeks 'greater independence' for IGI's office

2018-05-18 14:05

The Department of State Security will be reviewing the Intelligence Services Oversight Act to ensure greater independence of the Office of the Inspector General of Intelligence, among other things.

Ramaphosa to visit Mozambique, Zimbabwe as SADC chair

2018-03-15 14:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to undertake a working visit to Mozambique and Zimbabwe on March 17 as the chair of the Southern African Development Community, the presidency has said in a statement.


Public Protector vs former state security minister: NPA declines to prosecute

2019-07-02 14:43

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and former state security minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba will not face prosecution in cases that the two had laid against each other, the Hawks say.

I have never been a spy - State Security Minister

2019-05-23 07:06

State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba's office finally broke its silence on Wednesday, issuing a late-night statement denying claims made in a weekend newspaper that she had lived a double life for a decade, earning millions as a spy while still an MEC in Limpopo.

'This matter was resolved' - ANC on state security minister, Magashule dispute

2019-03-26 12:08

The ANC says the matter between State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba and ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has been resolved following accusations that Magashule tampered with the party's national and provincial candidate lists.

'No one is going to get away with this' - state security minister on SSA report

2019-03-11 12:02

Minister of State Security, Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba, has assured South Africans that no implicated persons are going to escape the SSA report.

Minister Letsatsi-Duba wants to 'arrest the rot' at the SSA

2018-05-18 22:34

New State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba says her department is focused this year on "arresting the rot" that has hurt the State Security Agency's functioning over the last few years.

Security clearance of intelligence watchdog head restored on eve of court application

2018-04-19 17:56

State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba has restored full security clearance to Inspector-General of Intelligence, Setlhomamaru Dintwe, on the eve of a court tussle between him and former director general of the State Security Agency, Arthur Fraser

New state security minister to straighten intelligence

2018-03-04 05:52

A back story once told about new State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba is that she spied on former president Jacob Zuma’s opponents in her second home province of Limpopo and, just like that, climbed up the ladder in the ANC.

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