Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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The tax agency has placed Mmamathe Makheke-Mokhuane on precautionary suspension pending the finalisation of a disciplinary process related to allegations of misconduct.
Global management consultancy Bain & Company – hired by former SARS commissioner Tom Moyane – has given its version of how the controversial R164m contract unfolded.
The Nugent Commission was hampered at the outset by fear amongst employees of SARS of reprisals and victimisation if they were seen to be co-operating.
Fired SARS boss Tom Moyane returns to court in a latest legal battle to get his job back.
SARS Group Executive for Employment Relations Luther Lebelo has become the latest executive to challenge the Nugent Commission.
Read the full letter issued by sacked SARS boss Tom Moyane to President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Acting SARS Commissioner Mark Kingon has given MPs a list of issues which must be addressed in order to turn around the revenue service.
A unit of the tax agency which is probing the illicit economy - and is set to be re-opened - already had 58 cases on its radar.
The acting commissioner is set to give evidence at the Nugent Inquiry into what is being done to steer the tax service out of its operational crisis.
The South African Revenue Services's Chief Financial Officer, Johnstone Makhubu conceded on Wednesday that its procurement division may have "thrown out the book" in its awarding of multi-million rand contracts to Bain and Gartner.
Cabinet has noted that there was a "massive failure of governance and integrity" under former SA Revenue Service commissioner Tom Moyane.
The global management consultancy has said its grasp of SA politics was naïve, and it let the country down in the work it did for the revenue collection agency under its axed head Tom Moyane.
Former SARS boss Tom Moyane has failed in his bid to have Wim Trengove, SC recused from representing Judge Robert Nugent in a case where Moyane is challenging the powers of the inquiry that led to his dismissal.
Former SARS Commissioner Tom Moyane will on Tuesday head to the High Court in an attempt to get his job back after his application to the Constitutional Court was dismissed.
The "enmity" between Public Enterprises Minister Gordhan and former SARS commissioner Tom Moyane is one of the issues the latter mentions in his latest ConCourt document.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has responded to sacked SARS boss Tom Moyane's bid to dispute the lawfulness of the Nugent Inquiry in Constitutional Court. Read his full answering affidavit here.
Global consulting firm Gartner came under fire on Tuesday as the Nugent commission of inquiry sought to understand if it was normal business practice for the company to engage businessman Patrick Monyeki to act as a middleman for its extensive multi-million rand IT contract with SARS.
The acting SARS commissioner has apologised 'unreservedly' to people the of South Africa for leadership failures at the tax service.
Judge Robert Nugent, heading a commission of inquiry into tax administration and governance at the South Africa Revenue Service, has for the first time spoken out about the interim report he produced.
The Chief Officer of SARS Digital & IT has painted a picture of an organisation struggling with ageing technological infrastructure that poses a risk to revenue collection.
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