Advocacy release: Concourt to hear amaB’s Rica challenge

Our challenge to the abuse of the state’s surveillance capacity is coming to a head.

How Survé ‘robs Peter to pay Paul’

Iqbal Survé’s embattled businesses have quietly redirected money scored from the PIC, apparently to pay Independent newspapers’ staff, pay off luxury properties and channel millions to an ostensibly “unrelated” company whose directors give their addresses as one of his apartments.

Mkhwebane intent on destroying office of the public protector, senior official tells Parliament

A veteran public protector official is the latest to make damning disclosures over Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s conduct. She has repeatedly dismissed such allegations as the ramblings of disaffected staff – and did so again in this case.

Questions over contractors in Lesotho’s R2.4-billion stadium deal

Were political supporters favoured in a deal that was pushed through despite red flags?

Lesotho cancels ‘irregular’ multi-billion-rand guarantees for AU games stadium

Lesotho ministry of finance cancels R2.45-billion funding deal and slams obscure South African financier.

Grissag behind Lesotho’s R2.4-billion loan guarantee rumpus

Moneylender caught up in SA’s state capture inquiry is behind controversial Lesotho loan.

On the trail of the CWP’s orange gear

Supplying protective clothing to the Community Work Programme is big business. In the Eastern Cape, it appears, nepotism rules.

Advocacy release: In CR17 case, amaB asks the court to uphold transparency

We’re not taking sides in the dispute between the president and the public protector. But the gaping hole in the transparency fence must be fixed.