New storm breaks over Ngubane

New storm breaks over Ngubane

Questions have been raised about SABC chairperson Ben Ngubane’s role in lobbying for the adoption of Japanese digital broadcasting technology.

Bucking the system

Bucking the system

Agriculture Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson flexed her muscles to push for the import of antelope for a company linked to an aide’s boyfriend.

Aurora: The Ekon connection

Aurora: The Ekon connection

New twist in mining saga as questionable link to diamond project emerges.

Gigi's pad 'no clean-cut strip club'

Gigi’s pad ‘no clean-cut strip club’

In the last of a three-part series on South Africa’s striptease subculture, we look at the Survivor winner’s Lollipop Lounge.

LOC 'too busy' for M&G court battle

LOC ‘too busy’ for M&G court battle

The LOC of the 2010 Fifa World Cup is “too busy organising the World Cup” to provide the M&G with copies of tender documents.

Iron man in the middle

Iron man in the middle

Lazarus Zim, chair of Kumba Iron Ore, is tied to the main shareholder of the BEE company that snaffled rights worth billions from under Kumba’s nose.

Cape Town's clean-up

Cape Town’s clean-up

Tensions are running high in Cape Town over the city’s apparent relocation of poor and homeless people to Blikkiesdorp on the Cape Flats.

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.