Exposed: Firms sell toxic mine dump sand to unsuspecting building industry
When the sand is mixed with cement and water, it releases radon gas, which is the second-biggest cause of lung cancer.
The purchase of the farms in question allegedly took place during the tenure of former mayor Kgosientso Ramokgopa.
The workplace is a fertile hunting ground for dodgy get-rich-quick schemes.
The department of social development has not impressed the Auditor-General yet again.
The puppies that were saved are being monitored closely to ensure that they remain in good health as investigations into possible negligence commence.
In a worst-case scenario, the matter could go all the way to the Constitutional Court, which could take years as Tiger Brands issues subpoenas against food-testing laboratories.

Was month end at IPID a time for ‘killing files’?

The police watchdog completes a suspiciously large number of cases on certain dates.

Mkhwebane determined to make findings against me ‘irrespective of evidence to the contrary’, says Gordhan

Gordhan alleged that Mkhwebane’s record failed to show how she had reached her conclusions, and that her ‘disdain’ for court rules is ‘unfortunate and warrants censure’.

No evidence Tambo said ‘a corrupt ANC will be far worse than apartheid’

No evidence supports the quote, and his biographers and colleagues have never heard of it.

Hawks investigate after CEO allegedly bleeds blood service dry

Hawks investigate after CEO allegedly bleeds blood service dry

Two whistleblowers who advocated the release of a damning forensic report and levelled accusations of fraud and graft have been suspended.

UCT at fault for student’s drowning – Mkhwebane

Mosimanegape Boyz Madiba drowned in 2016 during a training session with the university’s rowing team.

Mkhwebane clears Oliphant of R1.9bn conflict of interest allegation

There existed a close relationship which resulted in a tender being awarded, Mkhwebane said, adding Oliphant didn’t have a duty to disclose the relationship.

Mkhwebane lets Bathabile Dlamini off the hook, but nails McBride

The public protector was expected to release a number of investigative reports on Wednesday, and has also found against Robert McBride.

McBride appointed Botha to position that did not exist – Mkhwebane

The public protector has found that the watchdog’s deputy director received a salary in excess of R1,174,873.

Secret intelligence report into Sars unit a ‘travesty’ and ‘false’, says former taxman

Ivan Pillay criticises Julius Malema for attaching it to court papers in a matter between him and Pravin Gordhan.

Disputed secret intelligence report slams Sars, Gordhan and gushes over the SSA

The report mirrors similar findings made in a range of investigations into the Sars investigations unit.

EFF’s ‘donated’ tractor ‘gathering dust’ at Malema ‘party spot’ in Limpopo – report

The vehicle was tracked down to popular party venue near Malema’s hometown of Seshego, but the community appeared unclear on how to go about accessing it.

Agrizzi maintains he did not murder Gavin Watson

Agrizzi wants Sowetan to retract the story and issue a public apology as he believes the newspaper has falsely portrayed him as a murderer, unsafe to be around and has damaged his reputation.

Zizi Kodwa’s request for leave to appeal Press Ombud ruling about story on Bosasa friend dismissed

Kodwa complained to Press Ombud Pippa Green that his privacy had been violated and that he had been found guilty by association, just because he and Papa Leshabane have been friends for years.

Tshwane losing R16m a day during botched PEU exit

Transition from metering system that was ‘unaffordable’ at R4m a day is not going well.

today in print