Kebble's dirty empire laid bare

Kebble’s dirty empire laid bare

Brett Kebble’s former strongman described in vivid detail this week the violence and deceit that lay beneath the surface of Kebble’s opulent life.

Agliotti counsel rips into state witness

Agliotti counsel rips into state witness

Glenn Agliotti’s defence counsel Laurance Hodes spent Wednesday afternoon tearing into the credibility of state witness Alexis Christopher.

Kebble trial: Victim tells how he was shot

Kebble trial: Victim tells how he was shot

All three men involved in the murder of Brett Kebble have now testified, and have admitted that Glenn Agliotti was not directly responsible.

Court hears tales of bumbling hit men

Court hears tales of bumbling hit men

Bouncer Nigel McGurk told the court in detail on Tuesday about the plans to shoot former Allan Gray chief investment officer Stephen Mildenhall.

Kebble security boss hired 'heavies' to do dirty work

Kebble security boss hired ‘heavies’ to do dirty work

The South Gauteng High Court heard on Tuesday how security boss Clinton Nassif hired “heavies” to intimidate and shoot people.

Agliotti pleads not guilty to four charges

Agliotti pleads not guilty to four charges

Glenn Agliotti, the man charged with murdering mining boss Brett Kebble in September 2005, pleaded not guilty to four charges on Monday morning.

Court told of failed attempts to kill Kebble

Court told of failed attempts to kill Kebble

An overheating car and a jammed gun led to the “assisted suicide” of mining magnate Brett Kebble being postponed twice.

Premier's son linked to fire

Premier’s son linked to fire

Questions have arisen about Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane’s response to an incident involving her son, a stolen car and a fire-damaged house.

Graft 'unchecked' without Scorpions

Graft ‘unchecked’ without Scorpions

A report has found that law enforcement agencies have been slack about fighting corruption since the Scorpions were shut down.

SAA vs Ngqula: Shocking new details

SAA vs Ngqula: Shocking new details

SAA paid out bonuses of R60,7-million to 153 managers over three years — at an average of almost R400 000 per employee.

City of Jo'burg in alleged dodgy R500m tender deal

City of Jo’burg in alleged dodgy R500m tender deal

The City of Jo’burg awarded a R500-million tender to a consortium that allegedly saw the tender documents six months before the tender was advertised.

Playing good cop

Playing good cop, bad cop in Selebi trial

There was something very odd about Jackie Selebi’s choice of policeman to testify about his abilities and ­dedication as police chief this week.

Staff exodus hits communications department

Staff exodus hits communications department

An exodus of senior managers from the communications department has followed Mamodupi Mohlala’s appointment as director general 10 months ago.

A two-day job after minister and DG clash

A two-day job after minister and DG clash

An acting director general was appointed for two days this week in the communications department after a mysterious fallout.

Zuma link in nephew's Korean deal

Zuma link in nephew’s Korean deal

President Jacob Zuma met the boss of a South Korean shipping multinational before the Korean signed a major deal with Zuma’s nephew on Monday.

High-flying minister was not alone

High-flying minister was not alone

While Siphiwe Nyanda was living a five-star life at Cape Town’s top hotels, his deputy minister and director general were following his example.

Selebi 'was a brilliant leader'

Selebi ‘was a brilliant leader’, court told

Jackie Selebi was a “hands-on” police boss who was well respected by his senior colleagues, the South Gauteng High Court heard on Wednesday.

State wants Selebi's assets

State wants Selebi’s assets

State prosecutor Gerrie Nel told the South Gauteng High Court on Wednesday the state would apply to confiscate the former police chief’s assets.

Selebi's fate hangs in the balance

Selebi’s fate hangs in the balance

Former police chief Jackie Selebi will have to wait until the first week of August to know if he will spend the next 15 years behind bars.

Simelane caught up in Selebi fallout

Simelane caught up in Selebi fallout

Prosecutions boss has been asked to explain his evidence against Vusi Pikoli before the Ginwala Inquiry to the Johannesburg Bar

Jo'burg 'fleeced' by waste contractor

Jo’burg ‘fleeced’ by waste contractor

Jo’burg’s waste management company, Pikitup, is bleeding millions in a contract with a company booted out of a separate R28-million municipal tender.