Gupta PR firm's strategy to win back support for Zuptas

2017-03-19 13:10

New allegations have surfaced about how the Guptas' PR firm was called upon to help rescue the image of the family and President Jacob Zuma

Absa to defend arms deal man’s R7m legal claim over closed accounts

2017-01-09 14:44

Absa will defend a legal bid by Fana Hlongwane, who is suing the bank for R7m after it closed his business bank accounts in 2013.

#StateCaptureReport: Hlongwane had access to Madonsela's state capture files

2016-11-02 19:14

Ex-arms deal consultant Fana Hlongwane somehow had access to one of former public protector Thuli Madonsela’s official state capture investigation documents, before ever communicating with her office.

Hlongwane doesn't want face shown

2014-12-11 13:34

The alleged middleman in the multi-billion rand arms procurement deal of 1999 did not want his pictures published in the media, the Seriti Commission has heard.

Fana Hlongwane no-show at arms deal inquiry

2014-11-24 13:14

Fana Hlongwane, who served as an arms consultant and adviser to late defence minister Joe Modise, will give evidence only next month, the Seriti Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Arms deal witnesses announced

2012-11-24 19:00

The list of witnesses to be called by the Arms Procurement Commission has been announced in Pretoria.


Zuma and Fana contradict Madonsela

2017-02-12 06:01

President Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane Zuma and the controversial businessman Fana Hlongwane have written affidavits supporting Ajay Gupta’s claim that Mcebisi Jonas lied about the elder Gupta brother offering him the job of finance minister.

Judge: Absa 'acted in good faith' when severing ties with Hlongwane

2016-11-13 12:27

The Pretoria High Court has ruled that Absa acted in good faith when closing accounts of Fana Hlongwane, who allegedly acted as a middleman in South Africa's controversial arms deal.

Madonsela subpoenas arms deal man over Gupta claims

2016-10-05 10:37

The public protector will cross-examine Fana Hlongwane, who was involved in the arms deal, over allegations that the deputy finance minister lied about a Gupta job offer.

Hlongwane to testify at arms inquiry

2014-12-11 07:05

Fana Hlongwane, who served as an arms consultant and adviser to late defence minister Joe Modise, is expected to testify before the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Fana Hlongwane to testify at arms deal inquiry

2014-11-24 10:08

Fana Hlongwane, who served as an arms consultant and adviser to late defence minister Joe Modise, is set to testify before the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Radebe stifled arms probe - report

2012-11-18 21:15

Justice Minister Jeff Radebe reportedly blocked senior prosecutors working on the arms deal investigation from travelling to Switzerland to investigate secret bank accounts.

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