Transnet head Gama given notice of termination, board confirms

2018-09-27 19:04

The Transnet Board has confirmed Transnet group chief executive Siyabonga Gama was given notice of termination, with ten days to justify why he should not be axed.

Tomorrow Pravin faces battle royal

2018-09-09 10:01

Pravin Gordhan faces a fierce fightback this week as Transnet chief executive Siyabonga Gama is set to know his fate tomorrow and a former board member fights for his reinstatement in court.

Gama appeals to Gordhan

2018-09-02 06:01

Embattled Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama has taken his fight with chairperson Popo Molefe to Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan, asking him to intervene in the standoff between the paratatals’s two most senior leaders.

Transnet board to consider reasons why CEO Siyabonga Gama shouldn’t be suspended

2018-08-22 05:45

The chairperson of the state freight and ports company says its board is considering submissions by three senior officials - including the group's CEO - as to why they should not be suspended.

Popo Molefe waiting on 'proper response' from Transnet head Siyabonga Gama about suspension

2018-08-20 15:54

Transnet Chairperson Popo Molefe says the group's board expects a 'proper response' from its CEO Siyabonga Gama by Monday afternoon on why he should not be suspended.

Transnet CEO fights for his job as suspension looms

2018-08-19 22:00

Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama sent a letter to the chair of the state-owned port and rail operator in a bid to fight for his job.

More suspensions looming at Transnet - Molefe

2018-08-17 18:00

Transnet board chairperson Popo Molefe has warned that the three executives currently facing suspension were "just the beginning".

Monday deadline for Transnet CEO, two other execs facing suspension

2018-08-16 09:39

The three Transnet executives facing suspension have until Monday to plead their case.

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.


Siyabonga Gama may soon be out as Transnet head, say sources

2018-09-27 11:57

Siyabonga Gama will be removed as chief executive officer of Transnet, according to two people familiar with the situation.

Ex-Transnet board member takes on Gordhan over 'racism' as case heads to court

2018-09-07 16:11

Former Transnet board member Seth Radebe will on Monday head to court to challenge his dismissal by Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan, accusing him of racism.

MPs object to briefing by Transnet CEO Siyabonga Gama, who is facing suspension

2018-08-22 14:14

MPs were taken aback by the presence of the state freight and port company's CEO - who is facing suspension - at a committee briefing into forensic investigations and other matters.

Futuregrowth says it didn't tell Transnet to remove CEO Gama

2018-08-21 07:51

Futuregrowth Asset Management said it didn’t tell Transnet to remove CEO Siyabonga Gama after the state entity said auditors couldn’t give its 2018 financial results a clean bill of health.

Transnet posts huge jump in irregular expenditure to R8.1bn

2018-08-20 12:47

Transnet has reported an increase of irregular expenditure to R8.1bn, up from R692m in the previous financial year, triggering a qualified audit.

Best of City Press: Ramaphosa faces fightback, Post Office in R200m debacle, and EFF accused of gender violence

2018-08-19 17:04

In case you missed it, here are some of the best-read stories from City Press on Sunday, 19 August.

Evidence that some Transnet employees 'operate like syndicates' on tenders - Molefe

2018-08-17 12:12

The Transnet chairperson was speaking during a meeting in Johannesburg with Parliament's oversight committee on public accounts.

Transnet execs will 'have chance to be heard' - Molefe

2018-08-15 22:39

The executives facing suspension will have the chance to defend themselves, says Transnet board chair Popo Molefe.

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.

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