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23 May 2017
                       
 
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22 May 2017
 
 
Two assessments of security features at Nkandla – Nhleko
POLITICS
Public Works Minister Nathi Nhleko has said his department has conducted an assessment on structural damage to one of the security features at President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead, but there...
 
 
19 May 2017
 
 
 
DA threatens NPA with court action over Nkandla
POLITICS
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has asked National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) head Shaun Abrahams for a meeting to talk about the probe into security upgrades to President Jacob...
 
 
15 May 2017
 
 
 
Be prepared for dictatorship – Malema warns about Zuma
POLITICS
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has warned that if a Parliamentary motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma succeeds, he will still try to remain in office. He said Zuma...
 
 
25 Apr 2017
 
Nkandla hearing postponed due to employee ill health
HEARING
The disciplinary hearing of one of the 12 public works employees accused of wrongdoing in the Nkandla saga was postponed in Durban on Tuesday. Sibusiso Chonco and the 11 other officials are accused...
 
 
 
 
No blacklisting of Nkandla upgrade companies - Nhleko
POLITICS
None of the companies involved in the upgrades to President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead have been blacklisted, the public works ministry has said. Replying to a parliamentary question from...
 
 
DA: Mmusi Maimane says companies contracted at Nkandla are still not blacklisted
STATEMENT
The Minister of Public Works, Nathi Nhleko, has revealed that 8 of the 14 companies contracted to carry out the infamous upgrades to Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead have since been rehired by the...
 
 
DA wants National Treasury to blacklist companies involved with Nkandla upgrades
POLITICS
The leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) Mmusi Maimane on Tuesday said not a single one of the 14 companies involved in the scandalous upgrades at Nkandla has been blacklisted, or “placed on the...
 
 
Public Works cancels Nkandla briefing
POLITICS
Public Works Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko on Monday cancelled a press briefing scheduled for Tuesday where he was expected to “set the record straight” on further upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's...
 
 
10 Apr 2017
 
DA: Alf Lees on Nkandla: DA request Tax Ombud investigation into SARS foot dragging on tax payable by President Zuma
STATEMENT
Reports this weekend revealed that the South African Revenue Service (SARS) began an investigation into whether President Zuma owed fringe benefits tax on improvements to his Nkandla homestead as...
 
 
South Africa pays the price of state capture
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
When former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas made the startling claim that President Jacob Zuma’s associates, the Guptas, had offered him the position of finance minister and R600-million, the...
 
 
07 Apr 2017
 
New survey data shows Zuma cost the ANC dearly in the 2016 election
THE CONVERSATION
President Jacob Zuma cost the ruling African National Congress millions of votes in the country’s local government elections in 2016. Core ANC voters stayed away, were repelled by the party – or...
 
 
28 Mar 2017
 
DA: Alf Lees says show us your Nkandla tax returns, Mr President
STATEMENT
In a written response to a DA parliamentary question regarding whether he declared the fringe benefits accrued to him as a result of the State-funded upgrades to his Nkandla homestead, to the South...
 
 
09 Feb 2017
 
SONA 2017 day has arrived
POLITICS
President   is set to deliver the State of the Nation address (SONA) at Parliament in Cape Town on Thursday evening. On Tuesday, the Presidency announced that 441 soldiers would be deployed to help...
 
 
14 Nov 2016
 
Zuma sidesteps 'state capture' questions from MPs
POLITICS
President Jacob Zuma has declined to answer written questions from Members of Parliament (MPs) around the findings in former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's State of Capture report. In...
 
 
 
 
Daily Podcast - November 14, 2016
Podcast
Making headlines: MaNtuli remains suspect in Zuma poison plot says NPA EFF supporters gathered for a night vigil in the Free State And, SABC 8 remain resolute despite death threats
 
 
 
                       
 
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