Parliamentarians are entitled to a good salary and pension benefits, but luxuries have no place in the current economic climate, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
African Global Operations, formerly known as Bosasa, may be added to the list of accused in the R1.6bn corruption case against the company's former COO, Angelo Agrizzi, and others.
Former correctional services commissioner Linda Mti has been granted R20 000 bail.
Former correctional services commissioner Linda Mti is expected to appear in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Pretoria for corruption.
Bosasa deleted 40 000 documents implicating the company and its executives in corruption from its servers days before investigators from the SIU could access them, according to Angelo Agrizzi.
In the weeks leading up to the appointment of Shaun Abrahams as the country’s prosecutions boss, Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson bragged how he planned to lobby former president Jacob Zuma to appoint someone who would 'protect' his allies at the NPA.
Bosasa has received multi-billion rand tenders from the prisons, justice and home affairs departments. The former COO is ready to expose systemic corruption and racketeering.
Controversial head of safety and security at Nelson Mandela Bay metro Linda Mti is working well in the DA-led municipality, says Deputy Mayor Mongameli Bobani.
The DA on Thursday opened three cases of fraud and two of corruption against former 2010 World Cup security chief and prisons boss Linda Mti.
Linda Mti remains head of safety and security at Nelson Mandela Bay metro in spite of the DA's insistence that he should not be there because the procedure to appoint him was not followed properly.
The missing documents which are expected to regularise the appointment of Linda Mti as Nelson Mandela Bay safety and security head have been found.
Ex-Bosasa boss Angelo Agrizzi is not going to let his arrest stop him from continuing his testimony before the state capture commission of inquiry, his lawyer says.
Former Department of Correctional Services national commissioner Linda Mti has handed himself over to police in Pretoria, eNCA reported.
Nearly a decade after the Special Investigating Unit first found evidence of a corrupt and improper relationship between Bosasa and correctional services officials, three men have been arrested.
One of the biggest questions surrounding the testimony of former Bosasa director Angelo Agrizzi at the state capture commission of inquiry is why: Why is Agrizzi taking the risk to reveal all?
The Special Investigative Unit is turning up the heat on the National Prosecuting Authority, demanding answers on all the cases it has failed to prosecute.
The NPA has confirmed it is "finalising" a decision on whether to prosecute Bosasa executives and former civil servants for corruption at the Department of Correctional Services.
DA Nelson Mandela Bay mayoral candidate Athol Trollip has been issued with lawyers' letters by the metro’s current security head, Linda Mti, warning him to stop making "insulting remarks" or face court action.
Government agencies are protecting Nelson Mandela Bay metro security chief Linda Mti from corruption charges, the DA in the Eastern Cape alleged on Tuesday.
The Democratic Alliance would table a crucial document on Linda Mti that would show 'clear evidence of corruption and fraud' against the head of Nelson Mandela Bay safety and security, the party said.
Documents which will prove that Nelson Mandela Bay Metro's security head Linda Mti's appointment is above board appear to be lost in the mail, according to the spokesperson for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs in the Eastern Cape.
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