Signing of political party funding bill ‘a victory’, ‘milestone’

‘This will see for the first time the levelling of the playing field and halt the abuse of state resources for party-political purposes,’ the IFP said.

The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) said today that the signing into law of the political party funding bill was "a victory for transparency and a victory for democracy".

Signing of political party funding bill ‘a victory’, ‘milestone’
Signing of political party funding bill ‘a victory’, ‘milestone’

Signing of political party funding bill ‘a victory’, ‘milestone’

‘This will see for the first time the levelling of the playing field and halt the abuse of state resources for party-political purposes,’ the IFP said.

Agrizzi’s son Giancarlo opens up about involvement with the ANC and Linda Mti

Agrizzi’s son Giancarlo opens up about involvement with the ANC and Linda Mti

Agrizzi Junior said he left the ANC when he became uncomfortable with how the party conducts its relationships with companies.
PowerBall and PowerBall Plus results, Tuesday, 22 January, 2019

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Here are the winning PowerBall lottery numbers from Tuesday night’s live draw.
Bosasa burnt and buried evidence of corruption – Agrizzi

Bosasa burnt and buried evidence of corruption – Agrizzi

Bosasa chief executive Gavin Watson allegedly heard the SIU was onto them and organised a computer system wipe, among others, to destroy evidence.
Agrizzi confirms ‘his’ Twitter account and list of bribe beneficiaries are both fake

Agrizzi confirms ‘his’ Twitter account and list of bribe beneficiaries are both fake

There appears to be a concerted campaign at work intended to confuse the SA public on what Angelo Agrizzi is actually saying at the state capture commission.
Go testify at state capture commission – ANC after lekgotla

Go testify at state capture commission – ANC after lekgotla

The recent lekgotla also reaffirmed the independence of the SA Reserve Bank, ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule says.
Editors’ forum concerned by Zondo lambasting media at inquiry

Editors’ forum concerned by Zondo lambasting media at inquiry

Sanef said it believed that certain of the commission’s regulations criminalised journalism and it had raised this issue with the commission.
Furious McBride warns Bheki Cele he’s axing him ‘unlawfully’

Furious McBride warns Bheki Cele he’s axing him ‘unlawfully’

The head of Ipid is in a fight to keep his job in an attempt to hold the police accountable.
Witness retracts statement, says Jiba didn’t strip him of duties

Witness retracts statement, says Jiba didn’t strip him of duties

A former prosecutor from the Priority Crimes Litigation Unit changed his tune during cross examination by Jiba’s advocate.
Ramaphosa calls for sanctions against Zimbabwe to be lifted

Ramaphosa calls for sanctions against Zimbabwe to be lifted

According to the country’s Human Rights Commission, eight people have been killed in the unrest which has gripped the country.
How Linda Mti, other execs were allegedly ‘bought’ by Bosasa

How Linda Mti, other execs were allegedly ‘bought’ by Bosasa

The former national commissioner of correctional services allegedly had an R18 million Savannah Hills house bankrolled for him and many other ‘perks’.
Drunk passenger tries to divert Russian plane, forcing emergency landing

Drunk passenger tries to divert Russian plane, forcing emergency landing

He was detained after the aircraft landed in Khanty-Mansiysk.
ANC ‘won’t act yet’ against Bosasa bribes accused

ANC ‘won’t act yet’ against Bosasa bribes accused

The party will not act against its members based on ‘uncorroborated evidence’, acting spokesperson Zizi Kodwa said.
Suspended PIC executive denies impropriety in Ayo investment

Suspended PIC executive denies impropriety in Ayo investment

Fidelis Madavo, executive head of the Public Investment Corporation’s Listed Investments unit, was suspended this morning prior to testifying.
The best meme reactions to Agrizzi’s testimony

The best meme reactions to Agrizzi’s testimony

The former Bosasa COO has even been dubbed u’Babes wa ma files
Zimbabwe’s rights body says ‘systematic torture’ in crackdown

Zimbabwe’s rights body says ‘systematic torture’ in crackdown

A human rights commission appointed by the government said at least eight people were killed, mostly by gunfire, in a crackdown on protests.
Eastern Cape man, 70, shot and killed in bed

Eastern Cape man, 70, shot and killed in bed

Seafield police are urgently seeking information from community members in tracking down the suspect.
PIC inquiry hears of hasty suspensions, resignations

PIC inquiry hears of hasty suspensions, resignations

PIC executive head of human resources Chris Pholwane testified he had to serve two suspensions this morning on short notice.
Developers caught stealing electricity and water in Joburg

Developers caught stealing electricity and water in Joburg

The costs of the stolen water and electricity will be calculated and recovered from the culprits, mayor Herman Mashaba said.
KFC introduces limited edition gravy-scented candles

KFC introduces limited edition gravy-scented candles

The candles were created using an ‘artisanal approach’, according to the perfumer who gave the creations the ‘familiar and evocative aroma’ of gravy.
‘Jiba wrecked my foreign bribes probes,’ NPA inquiry told

‘Jiba wrecked my foreign bribes probes,’ NPA inquiry told

Lawrence Mrwebi handed the files to other people and he never saw them again, a prosecutor from the Priority Crimes Litigation Unit added.
WATCH: The plus-size pool party everybody’s dying to go to

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Sex-for-jobs allegations surface in Enoch Mgijima Municipality

Sex-for-jobs allegations surface in Enoch Mgijima Municipality

Carpet interviews have surfaced in Queenstown and have community members picketing outside the Chris Hani regional offices.
Durban mom arrested for allegedly trying to kill daughter

Durban mom arrested for allegedly trying to kill daughter

According to police reports, the two began arguing after the older daughter was out all night and left her mother to babysit the child.
KZN mom watches as son gunned down in family dispute

KZN mom watches as son gunned down in family dispute

The late teenager was protecting his father, who was the intended target in the scuffle.
DA to submit latest allegations against Vincent Smith to ethics committee

DA to submit latest allegations against Vincent Smith to ethics committee

John Steenhuisen said it had now been five months since he first laid criminal charges against the ANC MP.

 

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