State capture inquiry: Manyi drops GCIS corruption bombshell

2018-11-14 18:34

Former Government Communication and Information System CEO Mzwanele Manyi has highlighted alleged corruption at the agency in 2011 as a reason for sweeping changes he made to procurement structures shortly after his appointment.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Manyi wants opportunity to 'place his version on record'

2018-09-05 20:12

Manyi says he wants to respond to the controversy surrounding the text he sent acting GCIS CEO Phumla Williams during her testimony as well as to her overall testimony.

'Phumla Williams is one of the most shameful manipulators and liars that I have ever had the displeasure to encounter' - Faith Muthambi

2018-09-04 11:06

Former communications minister Faith Muthambi says she is seeking legal advice after she was implicated in the commission of inquiry into state capture, by acting GCIS DG Phumla Williams.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Muthambi wanted to steal at all cost - Williams

2018-09-03 16:37

Former communications minister Faith Muthambi was not interested in serving South Africans and "wanted to steal" at all cost, acting Government Communication and Information System CEO Phumla Williams has told the commission of inquiry into state capture.

WATCH LIVE: #StateCaptureInquiry day 9 | GCIS CEO Phumla Williams testifies

The judicial commission of Inquiry into allegations of state capture is scheduled to continue in Parktown, Johannesburg on Monday. Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) CEO Phumla Williams is expected to continue her testimony.

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OVERVIEW: Experts cite importance of SA #StateCaptureInquiry in setting model for other countries

2018-08-31 16:30

Following testimony from acting GCIS DG Phumla Williams, the commission of inquiry into state capture wrapped up with expert witnesses from Washington, US, who expanded on what the term 'state capture' actually encompasses.

ANC member killed in KZN

2014-05-08 10:23

An ANC supporter has been killed outside a voting station in KwaDukuza, KwaZulu-Natal, the party says.

Vote South Africa, government urges

2014-05-05 22:18

The government has called on voters to go to the polls, describing this year's elections as another opportunity for South Africans to determine the future of the country.

Capacity overflows expected for Tata memorial

2013-12-10 11:05

Officials are preparing for the possibility that all the overflow venues will be filled to capacity, and have asked that people co-operate if they were to be turned away.

Drive carefully over holidays, govt urges

2013-11-02 22:43

Government has reminded South Africans of the importance of road safety as the holiday season approaches.


Corruption case opened against GCIS' Phumla Williams

2018-10-29 15:45

The former head of government communications, Donald Liphoko, has opened a corruption case against the agency's acting CEO, Phumla Williams.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Muthambi hits out at Williams, but fails to apply to cross-examine her

2018-09-04 15:46

Former communications minister Faith Muthambi has not applied to cross-examine acting GCIS CEO Phumla Williams at the state capture commission of inquiry.

Muthambi, Zuma represent the worst of the ANC

2018-09-04 08:51

The way Faith Muthambi had betrayed her struggle comrade Phumla Williams is the way the ANC leadership has betrayed those who dedicated their lives to South Africa’s freedom, writes Max du Preez.

OVERVIEW: Muthambi flouted GCIS procedures, wasn't interested in 'serving the people' - Williams at #StateCaptureInquiry

2018-09-03 13:00

GCIS acting DG Phumla Williams completed her testimony at the commission of inquiry into state capture and has provided insight into the irregular way things were run when Faith Muthambi was in charge as communications minister.

State capture inquiry to resume

2018-09-03 05:12

The judicial commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture is scheduled to continue in Parktown, Johannesburg.

#StateCaptureInquiry: Manyi tried to influence my testimony – Phumla Williams

2018-08-31 15:53

Acting GCIS CEO Phumla Williams has told the commission that she received a text message from Manyi trying to "influence" her testimony.

97 held for election-related crimes

2014-05-08 00:03

Nearly 100 people have been arrested for offences related to the 2014 general elections, acting Government Communication and Information System CEO Phumla Williams says.

I didn't know it was child abuse - crèche owner

2014-04-09 14:37

The owner of a Johannesburg crèche, where a toddler was gagged and bound, says she was aware of the incident and did not know it was child abuse.

Govt defends taking protector to court

2013-11-14 22:14

The government has defended its decision to take Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to court over the release of the provisional Nkandla report.

Govt condemns Cape Town protest

2013-10-31 20:10

The government has condemned a protest that turned violent in central Cape Town, saying damage to property and looting during protests will not be tolerated.

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