State capture: Oakbay statement pulled out to test Duduzane Zuma's evidence on Jonas-Hlongwane meeting

2019-10-07 15:51

A press statement Gupta-linked Oakbay Investments issued, claiming that there was no meeting between former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas and businessman Fana Hlongwane at Saxonwold, contradicts the evidence of Duduzane Zuma, the state capture commission of inquiry has heard.

OPINION: The Ramaphosa faction has fired two warning shots

2019-09-06 06:21

The launch of Mcebisi Jonas' book, 'After Dawn - Hope After State Capture', and Finance Minister Tito Mboweni's release of a new Treasury policy document containing proposals for economic reforms, shows a break with old ANC practices, writes Christi van der Westhuizen.

The coming chaos: Mcebisi Jonas on growth, jobs and the lack of national obsessions

2019-08-16 06:00

It's becoming common cause, but South Africa cannot afford to delay making the big decisions any longer. But, Mcebisi Jonas, who was fired as deputy minister of finance by then president Jacob Zuma during the height of state capture, says it's too early to judge President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Mcebisi Jonas: 'South Africa isn't far from chaos or the IMF'

2019-08-14 20:32

Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas believes South Africa isn't far removed from chaos and that there exists a "historic opportunity" for the government to effect drastic and necessary structural changes to the economy and the country.

Mcebisi Jonas announced as next MTN chairperson

2019-05-03 10:57

The MTN group announced that former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas has been appointed its chairperson-designate.

To 'overZumanise' the state capture commision would be the 'biggest mistake' - Jonas

2019-03-15 17:26

Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas has told the state capture commission of inquiry that it would be "the biggest mistake" to think the commission was about former president Jacob Zuma.

WATCH LIVE: Mcebisi Jonas to complete his testimony at #StateCaptureInquiry

The judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture will hear completion of testimony from former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas.

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Duduzane Zuma annoyed over Jonas' state capture cross-examination delay

2018-11-14 14:41

Duduzane Zuma has been left frustrated. He wasn't told that former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas wouldn't be available for cross-examination at the state capture inquiry this week and flew to SA from Dubai to attend proceedings.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Nene says he was axed in 2015 because he was not willing to 'toe the line'

2018-10-03 14:48

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has told the state capture commission of inquiry that he believes he was axed in 2015 because he was not "willing to toe the line" when it came to certain projects.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Duduzane Zuma gives his version of what meeting with Jonas was about

2018-09-28 20:22

Duduzane Zuma, the son of the former president, has dismissed claims made by former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas that a ministerial post was offered to him at the Gupta compound in Saxonwold, Johannesburg in October 2015.


I'm not trying to be president with state capture book – Mcebisi Jonas

2019-09-09 20:04

Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas on Monday took on critics who believe his new book "paints a bleak picture" of the South Africa in a bid to advance his own political interests.

Spies, bribes and Guptas: From Zuma to Agrizzi, a year of gripping moments at the state capture inquiry

2019-08-20 08:41

A year on, the state capture commission of inquiry is still top of mind for many South Africans as witnesses continue to share damning allegations.

This is how we'll save SA, says former deputy Finance minister Jonas in memoir

2019-08-15 09:18

Former Deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas, who says he refused a R600m bribe from the Gupta family, has written a memoir about his time in office and outlined his vision for how to kick-start the country’s economy.

PIC forced board shakeup at MTN in push for fewer disputes

2019-06-04 08:32

MTN Group’s biggest shareholder is pushing for changes at Africa’s largest mobile-phone company to avoid the regulatory, legal and political disputes that have cut its share price by more than half over the past four years.

How Gordhan's dismissal tested my judgement – Ramaphosa

2019-04-04 21:22

President Cyril Ramaphosa says the removal of then finance minister Pravin Gordhan by his predecessor, Jacob Zuma, was a time which tested his judgement.

AS IT HAPPENED: Jonas endures grilling from Duduzane Zuma's lawyer, Hlongwane's legal team fails to pitch at #StateCaptureInquiry

2019-03-15 13:00

Former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas faced heated cross-examination from Duduzane Zuma's legal counsel at the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture, while Fana Hlongwane's lawyers failed to attend proceedings.

Nene: Guptas portrayed themselves as good corporate citizens

2019-03-14 17:55

Former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has told the State Capture Inquiry that he visited the Gupta’s eight time during his time in the Treasury portfolio.

Jonas said to decline Finance Minister post

2018-10-09 13:02

Mcebisi Jonas has declined an offer from President Cyril Ramaphosa to replace current finance minister Nhlanhla Nene, according to three people familiar with the matter.

SA faces threat from populism, warns Mcebisi Jonas

2018-09-30 11:23

South Africa has lost its way and in the absence of fresh, big ideas, the ANC could easily turn to short-term populism, says former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas.

Ajay Gupta: Mcebisi Jonas is painting 'a false picture' of me

2018-09-20 20:59

The patriarch of the Gupta family says he was nowhere near the family's Saxonwold compound when the former finance minister claims he was offered a ministerial position.

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