'New jet for Zuma will buy 16 Nkandlas'

2016-07-03 11:59

Plans to buy a new presidential jet costing about R4bn is the equivalent of sixteen Nkandlas and the Gupta's are likely to score big, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

Gupta ownership of plane irrelevant - defence minister

2015-08-28 12:15

The fact that an aircraft chartered to transport the deputy president on an official trip to Japan was owned by the Guptas is irrelevant, the defence minister has said.

'We have nothing to answer for' – defence minister on Japan trip

2015-08-28 11:30

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says there was nothing untoward about Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's use of a plane owned by the Guptas for an official visit to Japan.

Gupta plane shows executive's arrogance - EFF

2015-08-27 10:51

President Jacob Zuma's executive using a Gupta-family plane for an official state visit shows their arrogance and immunity to any accountability, the EFF has said.

Ramaphosa flies to Japan in Gupta jet - report

2015-08-26 11:42

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and a government delegation have flown to Japan on an official visit in a jet owned by the Gupta family, a report says.

SMSes link Zuma to Guptagate - report

2015-01-21 08:54

One of the military officers implicated in the so-called "Guptagate" landing claims to have SMS messages in which President Jacob Zuma's name apparently appears often.

'Guptagate cop' part of SAPS reshuffle

2015-01-20 13:10

The SA Police Service plans to redeploy one of the officials accused in the Guptagate controversy - Gauteng's deputy police commissioner Major General Phumza Gela - to the Free State.

No clarity on defence force notice in Gupta saga

2014-09-10 05:00

It was unclear whether the defence force had received a notice from military union Sandu demanding information about two of its members implicated in the Gupta wedding plane saga.

Guptas get Lesotho diplomatic passports

2014-08-25 08:48

The prime minister of Lesotho has reportedly defended his decision to issue members of the Gupta family with diplomatic passports, saying he appointed them to market the country.

Madonsela to question Gupta plane team

2014-06-05 14:31

The task team that investigated the Gupta plane landing scandal will be subpoenaed to appear before a public protector hearing, Thuli Madonsela's office says.


Media treatment of Guptas borders on the criminal - CEO

2015-09-04 14:56

Media "attacks" on the Gupta family following Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s use of one of their jets border on the criminal, CEO of the Gupta-owned TNA Media Nazeem Howa says.

Defence minister: Everything done by the book

2015-08-28 12:07

Correct procedures were followed in chartering a plane which happened to be owned by the Gupta family to take Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to Japan, the defence minister has said.

Cabinet: Ramaphosa's Japan trip 'successful'

2015-08-28 11:20

Cabinet has described Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's visit to Japan as "successful" - despite ongoing controversy about him using a Gupta-owned plane for the trip.

Defence minister to face media over Gupta jet

2015-08-27 07:36

Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula is expected to brief the media about a plane owned by the Gupta family being used to transport Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and other officials to Japan.

Guptagate: What you need to know

2015-01-21 11:14

The Gupta plane landing at Waterkloof Air Force Base in 2013 embroiled all of government in yet another scandal. Here's everything you need to know about the saga.

Charges dropped against two Gupta accused

2015-01-20 14:16

All charges against Lieutenant Colonel Stephan van Zyl and Lieutenant Colonel Christine Anderson have been withdrawn, the SA National Defence Union says.

Guptagate-accused demand answers

2015-01-14 09:22

Lieutenant Colonels Christine Anderson and Stefan van Zyl will approach a high court if the army does not make a decision about their prosecution over the Gupta controversy soon.

Sandu goes to court over Gupta plane saga

2014-09-08 09:51

The SA National Defence Union plans to serve a notice on the SANDF that they will approach a high court for relief over the Gupta plane saga.

Guptagate fall guy gets plum post

2014-08-17 10:21

Former chief of state protocol Bruce Koloane, who took the fall for the Guptagate saga, has been rewarded with a diplomatic posting to a key European position.

'Not enough evidence' over Gupta landing

2014-05-28 13:37

The SANDF has denied media reports about a second investigation into the landing of the Gupta family's private aircraft at the Waterkloof Air Force Base, apparently because there was not enough evidence for a military court.

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