Shaik: Ex-state security minister's bid to stop SSA probe of Guptas 'was illegal'

2019-11-25 17:40

Former state security minister Siyabonga Cwele allegedly summoned senior intelligence bosses to a meeting after he learned that the controversial Gupta family was going to be investigated, the commission of inquiry into state capture heard on Monday.

Former Eskom exec denies telling colleague that Gigaba ordered sponsorship of Gupta-linked TNA

2019-10-30 15:29

A former Eskom official has denied telling his colleague that Malusi Gigaba, in his capacity as public enterprises minister, had given them instructions to sponsor The New Age newspaper's business breakfasts to the tune of R1m per session.

Patel: I declined several invites from the Guptas

2018-11-19 15:11

Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says he declined several invitations from the Guptas, including one to attend the now-infamous wedding at Sun City in 2013.

Gigaba downplays role in Guptas' naturalisation

2018-03-13 17:39

Home Affairs Minister Malusi Gigaba has told the Eskom Inquiry that most members of the Gupta family were naturalised between 2002 and 2006, when he was not yet minister of home affairs.

Gauteng seeks legal opinion on KPMG

2017-10-30 07:51

Gauteng has asked for a legal opinion that will determine the provincial government’s position on whether to review contracts undertaken by KPMG.

What the KPMG SA saga says about shareholder activism

2017-09-28 07:02

KPMG South Africa sets a potential example of how shareholders can attack the soft underbelly of private sector state capture enablers.

Bloodbath at KPMG

2017-09-17 06:00

Auditing firm KPMG says there was no political motivation behind its SARS rogue unit report.

KPMG suffers another blow on #GuptaLeaks fallout

2017-09-07 11:54

KPMG suffered another blow to its reputation when the Institute of Directors announced it is temporarily suspending all co-branded activities with the auditing firm.

SAA has never been 'on top of the world' - Zuma

2017-08-31 20:30

South African Airways has had problems "all the time" and cannot be attributed to the current board and management, says President Jacob Zuma.

Court rules in favour of SABC after cancelling Lorna Vision contract

2017-07-28 20:06

The high court has ruled in favour of the SABC after the public broadcaster cancelled a contract with debt collecting firm Lorna Vision.


Gupta-linked Regiments pays Transnet pension fund back R530m

2019-11-21 17:16

A Transnet pension fund has been paid a settlement amount of approximately from Gupta-linked Regiments, the fund said in a statement issued on Thursday afternoon.

Eskom official links Gigaba to Gupta 'business breakfasts' deal

2019-10-29 15:38

Former public enterprises minister Malusi Gigaba gave Eskom officials instructions to sponsor The New Age newspaper's business breakfasts to the tune of R1m per session, the Zondo commission has heard.

Guptas ‘tried to use front’ to extract Sahara assets

2018-11-12 06:28

Nearly R20m in Gupta-linked cash appears to be in limbo and may be forfeited to the state following a failed attempt to 'purchase' two aircraft owned by Sahara Computers.

HSBC shuts down accounts linked to Gupta front companies - reports

2017-11-10 21:00

HSBC said on Friday that it “has been reviewing its exposure to the Guptas for some time, and has closed a number of accounts for associated front companies wherever we have found them”, according to reports by the Wall Street Journal, Reuters and Morningstar.

Parliamentary inquiry into localisation policy underway

2017-10-30 07:04

Parliament’s portfolio committee on trade and industry has agreed on the way forward for an inquiry into localisation and public procurement, which includes Transnet's questionable procurement of over 1 000 locomotives.

SA Express pays over R5m to Trillian for 'funding plan'

2017-09-26 15:16

State-owned airline SA Express has also done business with Gupta-linked consultancy firm Trillian Capital, according to a written parliamentary reply.

PIC boss Dan Matjila survives grilling, but battle is not over

2017-09-15 20:43

Public Investment Corporation chief executive Dan Matjila has survived a board meeting, after reports alleged there could be a plan to remove him.

Bell Pottinger CEO quits amid Gupta scandal - report

2017-09-03 18:27

James Henderson, CEO of UK-based PR firm Bell Pottinger, resigned over the weekend, according to the Financial Times.

PICS: New ANN7 owner Manyi made these docs public

2017-08-30 16:13

In a show of "transparency and good governance", Mzwanele Manyi made public the shareholder documents of Lodidox, the firm that bought the Guptas' media interests.

Lord Bell says PR firm ignored Gupta warning, CEO hits back – report

2017-07-12 21:39

Bell Pottinger CEO James Henderson has said he disagrees with Lord Bell’s view regarding the company taking on the Guptas as clients, a report in PR Week has revealed.

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