Malawi ballot paper deal sparks ‘suspicion’

Dubai firm embroiled in fresh controversy over high contract price, alleged contact with ruling party.

UK charity with ANC heavyweights on board accused of laundering Congo autocrat’s reputation

Former SA president Kgalema Motlanthe and ex-ANC treasurer-general Matthews Phosa are members of the Brazzaville Foundation’s advisory board.


How a South African hunting resort opened a window to Saudi crown prince’s business empire

An investigation that began with an obscure Limpopo game farm has uncovered a shadowy international network of proxies, offshore firms and shelf companies concealing the Saudi royal family’s wealth.

WhatsApps expose Floyd and the ‘Red Boys’

A series of cryptic messages suggest that EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambvu used his political profile for financial gain. 

Update: My big fat Gupta wedding – the movie

A YouTube video reveals the extravagance of the self-exiled family’s latest wedding, in the United Arab Emirates.

Company linked to Ace Magashule scores big on Free State road projects

Did companies associated with the erstwhile Free State strongman have a stranglehold on provincial contracts? New data suggests some did.

SAPS Wars Part 3: Bheki Cele, Robert McBride and the mysterious Mr Marimuthu

What’s behind the fallout between Robert McBride and Bheki Cele – and the ANC? McBride’s testimony at the Zondo commission will answer some questions, but the back story goes back more than a decade.

Mutharika’s ‘abuse’ of police under fire

Police are deployed in their hundreds to guard the Malawi president’s huge motorcade – and they can stand for up to 16 hours without being fed.