Aurora cuts controversial family ties

Aurora cuts controversial family ties

Embattled mining company Aurora Empowerment Systems this week booted out their controversial advisers and consultants, the Bhana family.

Top cop scuttled Zuma case

Top cop scuttled Zuma case

Former crime intelligence boss Mulangi Mphego is key to top-secret leaks that that scuttled President Jacob Zuma’s corruption trial.

Phillips and The Grand booby trap

Phillips and The Grand booby trap

Strip-club owner and Lolly Jackson’s arch-rival Andrew Phillips condemned Jackson as a “thug”, but his own business requires closer scrutiny.

No need to restructure special units

No need to restructure special units, says Pikoli

Former prosecutions boss Vusi Pikoli has no desire to “rule from the grave”, but is concerned about developments at the NPA.

Zuma 'meddled in mine buyout'

Zuma ‘meddled in mine buyout’

President Jacob Zuma’s son, Duduzane, has emerged as one of the buyers of a uranium mining company, amid claims that Zuma intervened in the project.

Aurora charged with polluting nearby river

Aurora charged with polluting nearby river

The net tightens around embattled empowerment company Aurora as it struggles to hold on to the liquidated Pamodzi Gold mines in Springs and Orkney.

Zuma halts NPA changes

Zuma halts NPA changes

In a major public rebuke, President Jacob Zuma has told his prosecutions boss, Menzi Simelane, to stop his controversial restructuring of the NPA.

Court strikes Mphego matter from the roll

Court strikes Mphego matter from the roll

The criminal case against former police crime intelligence head Mulangi Mphego has been struck off the roll.

Cheating the law

Cheating the law

Teazers kingpin Lolly Jackson built an empire on the back of the strip-club industry and the way he went about it was as unethical as they come.

Lolly's death lifts lid on Jozi crime empire

Lolly’s death lifts lid on Jozi crime empire

Is it a coincidence that, after two high-profile murders, the individuals involved phoned police commissioners to tell them about it?

Nel taken off Agliotti case

Nel taken off Agliotti case

Simelane removes top prosecutor from key probes, citing the ‘interests of justice’.

Booze and bullets: Lolly's last night on Earth

Booze and bullets: Lolly’s last night on Earth

The last hours of Lolly Jackson’s life involved a booze-fuelled meeting with his alleged killer, George Smith, which ended in bullets and tears.

Selebi's defence closes its case

Selebi’s defence closes its case

Jackie Selebi’s defence team closed its case in the South Gauteng High Court on Friday morning.

Killer confessed to Gauteng crime head

Killer confessed to Gauteng crime head

Gauteng head of crime intelligence, Joey Mabasa, told the M&G that George Smith called him to allegedly admit to the killing of Lolly Jackson.

Selebi contradicted

Selebi contradicted, again

Jackie Selebi’s former secretary Eunice Grové contradicted him at least three times during evidence in the South Gauteng High Court on Monday.

Radebe halts NPA remake

Radebe halts NPA remake

Prosecutions boss Menzi Simelane ordered to stop “restructuring” the National Prosecuting Authority immediately by Justice Minister Jeff Radebe.

How Selebi 'cashed in' on overseas trips

How Selebi ‘cashed in’ on overseas trips

Jackie Selebi has been accused of laundering money, using foreign currency when he travelled abroad as South Africa’s national police commissioner.

Aurora's shady aura

Aurora’s shady aura

Man linked to mining firm has been involved in dodgy deals in other companies.

New funds come with strings attached

New funds come with strings attached

Despite assurances by Aurora Empowerment Systems that it has secured a new funder, it has emerged that the promised millions are far from a certainty.

Public loss

Public loss, Fifa’s gain

Sepp Blatter and Thabo Mbeki intervened to have Cape Town’s Green Point Stadium built — at R3-billion more expensive than two available alternatives.

Selebi's cash 'in wife's hands'

Selebi’s cash ‘in wife’s hands’

Although he was the breadwinner, former police chief Jackie Selebi depended on his wife for cash, the South Gauteng High Court has heard.