MBA program investigating Transnet CEO's qualification

2018-08-06 22:25

A top international MBA programme, which awarded Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama his degree, says it is investigating allegations 'about academic integrity' involving Gama's qualification.

A total train-smash: the R16bn 'Gupta premium'

2018-06-03 06:00

An analysis by amaBhungane's Sam Sole and Susan Comrie on how the Transnet locomotive acquisition went from R38.6bn to R54.5bn.

Gama welcomes Molefe's arrival at Transnet

2018-05-15 16:55

Transnet group CEO Siyabonga Gama welcomed the arrival of Popo Molefe as the new chair of the utility’s interim board as critical to repairing the entity's reputation.

Only 7% of Transnet's senior supply chain staff have been vetted

2017-11-28 16:51

Transnet has only vetted 7% of senior staff, who handle supply chain management, despite a 2014 Cabinet directive to vet all employees in that field.

Transnet boss fights R2.5bn T-Systems deal

2017-11-12 06:00

CEO launches court bid to set aside Gupta-linked tender, while preferred bidder Gijima calls for a criminal probe into the contract.

Transnet suspends officials, takes legal action over irregularities

2017-07-12 18:52

Transnet has suspended senior officials, taken legal action and instituted disciplinary actions after irregularities were reported to the Independent Regulatory Boards of Auditors.

Transnet launches R350bn locomotive ‘for Africans, by Africans’

2017-04-04 18:58

Transnet has launched a new locomotive designed, engineered and manufactured in Africa, specifically for conducting business on the continent.

Transnet keeps a lid on debt levels

2016-11-07 18:39

The state-owned rail company has managed to pay R17.2bn of debt, according to its interim financial results report.

Transnet earnings, revenue edge up

2016-06-27 11:45

State-owned ports and rail operator Transnet says full-year earnings and revenue increased amid rising container and automotive volumes.

Gama appointed Transnet boss

2016-04-13 14:52

Acting Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama has been appointed permanently to this role by cabinet, the Department of Public Enterprises has announced.


McKinsey admits helping Transnet CEO with MBA, but Gama says only aid was editing

2018-08-06 12:04

Global consultancy McKinsey & Co has admitted to helping Transnet Group Chief Executive Siyabonga Gama prepare a part of his thesis to obtain an MBA, but Gama told Fin24 the help had amounted to nothing more than checking language.

Mohale: New Transnet board must be 'unimpeachable'

2018-05-16 15:38

BLSA CEO Bonang Mohale has urged Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan to ensure members of the new Transnet board have a diverse range of skills.

Police probe Gama for 'spying'

2018-01-07 06:03

A former Transnet employee who raised the alarm on dodgy deals has laid charges against the parastatal’s bosses for intercepting his emails.

Transnet probing claims it was involved in 6 Gupta-linked deals

2017-11-28 15:57

Transnet is currently conducting internal probes into six Gupta-linked deals, following allegations made against them in various recent media reports, MPs have heard.

Rail requires smart innovation - Transnet CEO

2017-09-06 15:19

Sustaining rail operations requires smart innovations regarding operational efficiencies and cost effectiveness, says Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama.

External firm to probe Transnet corruption allegations

2017-07-03 19:07

Transnet group CEO Siyabonga Gama said the company has hired an external legal firm to probe allegations of corruption at the state-owned enterprise.

Transnet sets aside R20bn for deals, as it cuts ties with Trillian

2016-11-08 07:06

Transnet has set aside R20bn for acquisitions as it seeks to expand services beyond its core business as a ports and rail operator and diversify geographically.

'I won’t lose sleep over Futuregrowth' – Transnet CEO

2016-11-07 17:47

Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama says Futuregrowth’s decision to freeze lending to state-owned enterprises is unfair.

Transnet taking new strategy away from mines

2016-04-26 18:59

Transnet is working on a strategy to be less reliant on mines and diversify into oil and gas and fast-moving consumer goods, says CEO Siyabonga Gama.

Commodity exporters brave bloodbath to protect market

2015-09-18 08:31

Local miners are largely maintaining export volumes of commodities including coal and iron ore despite a pricing bloodbath, says Transnet's Siyabonga Gama.

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