'You are not his mouth' – The day Madonsela tried to corner Zuma

2019-06-27 23:26

The transcript of the interview Thuli Madonsela attempted to conduct with Jacob Zuma is a fascinating reminder of the challenge the state capture commission of inquiry will face when the former president appears in front of it.

Public Protector reveals what information she'll share with Zondo commission

2019-06-20 11:29

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has outlined what information her office will be sharing with the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture.

Investigation into Gupta Waterkloof landing was thorough and complete - Madonsela

2019-06-12 20:04

Former Public Protector says her investigation into the Gupta Waterkloof landing in 2013 was thoroughly investigated, with interviews and hard evidence gathered. This week, it was revealed that her successor, Busisiwe Mkhwebane had scrapped the investigation.

High tea with Thuli Madonsela discussing 'white privilege' and 'black disadvantage'

2019-06-02 07:05

It is undesirable to generalise about entire categories of people. There is a scale of relative privilege and deprivation in South Africa, and in our case, the discrepancies are extreme, writes Helen Zille.

Madonsela honoured with top German award

2018-11-22 09:27

The German president has bestowed the country's highest award on former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Thuli opens new door

2018-06-03 12:00

Failure is never final, it is a step on the road to success ... The world does not simply stay as it is structured; you have the power as humanity to reshape it.

Government is overrun by corruption, yet where is the Public Service Commission?

2018-05-03 10:58

The Public Service Commission is not there when it is needed most, yet it exists and taxpayers are funding its operations. Surely, this cannot be, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

How Busisiwe Mkhwebane is hollowing out her office's moral authority

2018-04-19 12:35

From the beginning, Busisiwe Mkhwebane had the wrong priorities. Without showing she had an interest in what she was employed to do she asked the police to investigate Thuli Madonsela, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Madonsela: South Africans must keep politicians on their toes

2018-02-02 17:17

South Africa has found itself confronting the problem of state capture because the power of its citizens was eroded over the years, says former public protector Thuli Madonsela.

ANC calls for speedy start to state capture inquiry

2018-01-25 16:14

The ANC says the commission of inquiry into state capture must start its work immediately and get to the truth "without fear or favour" regardless of those implicated.


The Madonsela Manoeuvre: How Zuma will try to dodge Zondo

2019-06-27 23:10

It’s an ambush, procedurally unfair and the matter is being rushed. That was Jacob Zuma’s defence in 2016 when Thuli Madonsela tried to question him about state capture. Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo must take note, writes Pieter du Toit.

UPDATE: Zondo Commission confirms it is looking into controversial Gupta Waterkloof landing matter

2019-06-13 20:11

The Zondo commission of inquiry has confirmed that it is looking into the 2013 Gupta Waterkloof landing matter, this after Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's recent announcement that she had opted to scrap the investigation.

Responsibility is key, but the state must play its role

2019-06-10 10:27

There are many reasons why a Zodwa born in Site B, Khayelitsha is already disadvantaged compared to a Stacy born in Constantia. Their lives and opportunities are vastly different and though I believe university education can tip the scales, Zodwa still will need to be a provider for 5-10 hungry family members.

'I was trying to protect state capture inquiry' – Zuma on challenging Madonsela's report

2018-12-19 12:31

Former president Jacob Zuma claims in court papers that his challenging of former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report into state capture was merely to safeguard the inquiry itself.

ANC to go on trial as Zondo inquiry investigates SA's 'stolen' billions

2018-08-20 06:30

The ANC will be on trial as public hearings into state capture kicks off, but the final test will rest with prosecution entities, according to analysts.

Madonsela: SA must regain ground lost in its fall from glory to pity

2018-05-06 11:49

Perceptions do matter, because people see it as the only truth they know and the only basis on which they will make decisions and act, says former public protector Thuli Madonsela.

We must not leave anyone behind

2018-04-29 06:05

The launch of Lord Renwick’s book titled How To Steal a Country reminded me that it took the collaboration of many to deliver the freedom and democracy we take for granted today, writes Thuli Madonsela.

Madonsela: Has Ramaphosa provided policy resonance?

2018-02-19 17:43

In his State of the Nation Address President Cyril Ramaphosa has provided policy certainty, but has he provided policy resonance, asks former public protector Thuli Madonsela.

PICS: Thuli Madonsela to become a grandmother

2018-01-31 17:41

Former public protector Thuli Madonsela’s daughter Wenzile is counting down the days until she welcomes a baby girl into the world.

BLSA warns against Zuma 'stealthily' changing terms of #StateCapture commission

2018-01-10 17:29

BLSA has hit out against uncertainty over the #StateCapture commission's terms, but it and other business groupings have welcomed the appointment of the Deputy Chief Justice as the commission's head.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.