A report released by the Public Protector’s office has cleared Panyaza Lesufi’s name in the irregular awarding of R30 million tender.
The NPA alleges that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane lied about her meetings with former president Jacob Zuma
Public Protector advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has denied she is undermining the parliamentary process by approaching the courts
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is gunning for Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize for not cooperating with a probe involving his department
The fate of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane now lies in the hands of a 26-member committee in Parliament, which will look into her fitness to hold office
Eastern Cape MEC Sindiswa Gomba blamed ‘apartheid’ for the awful scooter ambulances she bought last year: But that’s not how the Public Protector sees it…
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is still on her three-month sabbatical, which was granted by Parliamentary speaker Thandi Modise in January
The pronouncement comes after a mother complained to the Public Protector’s Office in May 2019 that Wits had unfairly excluded her son and three other students from re-admission to the MBBCh programme.
Former Minister Malusi Gigaba gloated about the Public Protector’s ‘Guptagate’ findings on Monday – but it seems he has brushed over some key details.
Thuli Madonsela has been appointed Knight of the Legion of Honour for her fight against corruption in South Africa during her reign as public protector.
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) is confident it has a strong case against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, who faces three counts of perjury
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s legal counsel, has indicated they will be making representations to have the perjury charges withdrawn
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has now become the first head of a Chapter 9 institution to ever face criminal charges
For the next ten weeks, South Africa will have a new – but non-permanent – Public Protector in place of Busisiwe Mkhwebane. Step forward, Kholeka Gcaleka.
The office of the Public Protector confirmed on Monday that beleaguered Mkhwebane needs to take a sabbatical and ‘get some rest’.
Herman Mashaba says he finds Mkhwebane’s report to be disappointing and vows not only to challenge its merits in the High Court but will also seek a cost order against the Public Protector.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane said that although Magashule denied involvement in the project under oath, the evidence proved that he was indeed involved.
The court set aside the report, but the cost order has been dismissed.
The Constitutional Court, on Tuesday, dismissed Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s appeal to access personal tax information.
Busisiwe Mkhwebane has responded to the high court’s order on the rogue unit report, and points to Pravin Gordhan’s ‘vitriolic comments’.
The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, in a detailed judgement, said the public protector’s report ‘fails at every point’.
Following a High Court decision, there is now a clear path for the public protector’s fitness in office to be scrutinised.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane, will with the assistance of her legal team, study the judgement to map a way forward.
Public protector Mkhwebane released a report on Wednesday exonerating Ace Magashule of charges that he mislead parliament.
A report by Public Protector, Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane found that Pravin Gordhan had acted unlawfully when he granted Ivan Pillay, an early retirement payout in 2010