The Democratic Alliance (DA) has urged Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to finalise the investigation and report on the controversial Estina Dairy Farm in Vrede, in the Free State.
Public Protector, adv Busisiwe Mkhwebane has released 13 investigations reports, including 13 matters that have been closed because they could not be substantiated.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is releasing several investigative reports at a virtual media briefing, where she is joined by her deputy, Advocate Kholeka Gcaleka.
National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has sent out invitation letters to three persons she intends to appoint on the panel to conduct a preliminary assessment about whether there is prima facie evidence that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has committed misconduct and is incompetent.
Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has welcomed the Constitutional Court judgment, dismissing the EFF and the Public Protector’s bid to interdict the Minister’s review of the SARS rogue unit report.
Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s fight to stop the Parliamentary process to remove her from office to the Western Cape High Court has been indefinitely postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
Judgment in the case between the South African Revenue Service and Public Protector Busiswe Mkhwebane will be delivered in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Monday morning.
The Free State Representative of the Office of the Public Protector has called on Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to resign.
The EFF says it will appeal the recent High Court judgment against Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane at the Constitutional Court.
The office of the presidency has welcomed a ruling by the High Court in Pretoria that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s CR17 report be declared invalid and unlawful.