19.10.2019 12:47 pm
A disciplinary inquiry found Mgidlana guilty of seven of the 13 charges, but his lawyer says the dismissal is unfair and will be challenged.
After Parliament unanimously resolved to summarily dismiss secretary to parliament Gengezi Mgidlana, his lawyer Kevin Allardyce confirmed to EWN on Friday that he will be challenging his dismissal.
The committee also noted with ‘grave concern’ the stagnant audit outcomes of the Higher Education and Training portfolio.
Lamola confirmed that they had received an application from Cekeshe’s attorneys to help with a bid for a presidential pardon.
Only 21 officials at the struggling energy utility have complied, as the SSA attempts to aid government in tackling corruption and mismanagement at the company.
Umalusi impressed the members of the portfolio committee on basic education with its 18th unqualified opinion from the auditor-general since 2001.
Batohi did not name the Guptas or state whether the requests for mutual legal assistance related to them.
A hundred senior employees out of 121 at Eskom have also not co-operated with the agency’s vetting processes.
The response unsettled all, with the EFF’s Ntombovuyo Mente asking who would be held accountable for the end result in the Uyinene Mrwetyana matter.
R33,070,630 was spent in the 2018/2019 financial year, with another R8,956,713 spent since.
The airline has reportedly asked for more time to file its financial records – a late submission for the third consecutive year.
The justice committee will compile a shortlist and conduct interviews for the job, and has called for public comment on the 28 names.
Bongumusa Makhathini told Scopa these were due to the investigations into illegal activities at the broadcaster.
Disciplinary and criminal referrals are being pursued against the former SABC COO, the Special Investigating Unit told Scopa.
The party will approach the High Court if a joint standing committee on intelligence is not established.
This as a subcommittee of the National Assembly’s rules committee met to discuss the rules for the removal of the head of a Chapter 9 institutions.