Free State Asbestos Project to be focus of Monday’s State Capture Commission

27 September 2020, 10:01 PM
The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture will resume its hearings on Monday. The inquiry will hear evidence relating to the Free State Asbestos Project  from Head of Department (HOD) of Human Settlements in the province, Nthimotse Mokhesi.
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Judgment on State capture welcomed 13 December 2017, 6:26 PM

The ANC welcomes the judgment of the North Gauteng High Court in relation to the Public Protector’s Remedial Action on the State of Capture Report

Madonsela welcomes decision regarding remedial action around state capture 13 December 2017, 4:25 PM

Former Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela has welcomed the decision by the high court in Pretoria to dismiss President Jacob Zuma's application to review the public protector's remedial action on the state of capture report.

Zuma ordered to pay costs in State capture bid 13 December 2017, 11:43 AM

The High court in Pretoria has ruled that President Jacob Zuma must be held personally liable for the legal costs in the litigation costs for trying to stop the release of the State of Capture report.

WATCH: Judgment in Zuma’s review application 13 December 2017, 11:41 AM

  Judgment in the President Jacob Zuma’s review application and setting aside of State of Capture report is being delivered. Earlier, the High Court in Pretoria ruled that Zuma must be held personally liable for the legal costs in the litigation costs for trying to stop the release of the State of Capture report. Judge […]

WATCH: Judgment on state capture review application 13 December 2017, 9:22 AM

The High Court in Pretoria is handing down judgment in President Jacob Zuma's application to review and set aside former Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela's State of Capture report on Wednesday morning.

Duarte slams claims ANC leaders, families are corrupt 13 December 2017, 8:29 AM

African National Congress (ANC) Deputy Secretary-General, Jessie Duarte says there's a general perception that ANC leaders and their families are corrupt.

Political killings inquiry to grill Ipid delegation 13 December 2017, 6:05 AM

The Moerane commission investigating politically related killings in KwaZulu-Natal continues with its sitting in Pietermaritzburg.

‘ANC leaders must take responsibility for divisions:’ Duarte 12 December 2017, 9:16 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Deputy Secretary-General Jesse Duarte says leaders in the ruling party must take responsibility for divisions in the organisation.

Ethekwini launches festive season safety campaign 12 December 2017, 8:48 PM

The Ethekwini Metropolitan Municipality has launched the festive season safety campaign in style in Durban.

ANC reiterates call for reduction of number of provinces 12 December 2017, 6:22 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) has once again called for the establishment of a Presidential Commission to investigate the viability of the reduction of the number of provinces in the country. 

ANC factions in Mpumalanga withdraw their case 12 December 2017, 3:44 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) factions in Mpumalanga have agreed to withdraw their case brought before the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg earlier on Tuesday

DA in N West gives provincial govt negative assessment 12 December 2017, 2:57 PM

Democratic Alliance in the North West released its annual score card rating for the performance of the provincial government and rated the provincial government a negative scoring.

Court rules against disgruntled E Cape ANC members 12 December 2017, 12:10 PM

The nine ANC members whose application was dismissed with costs in the High Court in Grahamstown are to seek leave to appeal.

‘Conscience key to choosing new ANC leader’ 12 December 2017, 11:50 AM

Anglican Archbishop Thabo Makgoba has called on ANC members to put their factional battles and partisan interests aside ahead of the party's national electoral conference at Nasrec in Johannesburg this weekend.

New F State ANC leadership prompts cries of foul 12 December 2017, 7:02 AM

The newly-elected Free State ANC leadership has vowed to urgently deal with the application of disgruntled members who are challenging its legitimacy.

Wednesday is Judgment Day for Zuma 12 December 2017, 6:44 AM

The High Court in Pretoria will on Wednesday deliver judgment on President Jacob Zuma's application to set aside former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's remedial action on alleged state capture.

ANC leaders are responsible for ensuring unity: Mkhize 11 December 2017, 9:34 PM

ANC Presidential hopeful, Dr Zweli Mkhize, says it is the responsibility of all leaders of the ruling party to work together to ensure unity in the organisation.

Masualle skips meeting regarding Mandela’s funeral fraud 11 December 2017, 9:22 PM

Eastern Cape Premier Phumulo Masualle has failed to appear before the ANC' Special Provincial Executive Committee meeting held in King William's Town to discuss the report of the public protector.

Moloto appointed as new PAC leader 11 December 2017, 8:51 PM

The Pan Africanist Congress has a new President.

ANC in KwaZulu-Natal visits Shembe church 11 December 2017, 8:49 PM

The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal has paid a visit to the Nazareth Baptist church, also known as Shembe.

Zweli Mkhize on ANC National Conference’s state of readiness 11 December 2017, 6:11 PM

ANC Treasurer General Dr Zweli Mkhize is being interviewed on the state of readiness ahead of the 54th National Conference. Watch the full interview below:

ANC Free State faction sets to nullify elective conference 11 December 2017, 5:36 PM

The African National Congress in the Free State says it is not aware of a fresh application to nullify the provincial elective conference.

Policing services in communities is improving: Mahlobo 11 December 2017, 4:16 PM

African National Congress NEC member of the subcommittee on peace and stability, David Mahlobo, has emphasised the improvement of policing services in communities.

DA slams “delaying tactics” in Zuma’s corruption case 11 December 2017, 3:56 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it is disappointed by what it calls" delaying tactics, in the case against President Jacob Zuma on fraud, corruption and money laundering charges.

Deadline reprieve for Zuma over corruption charges 11 December 2017, 12:47 PM

The deadline has been extended for President Jacob Zuma to explain why he should not been prosecuted for corruption. NPA head Shaun Abrahams has given Zuma until January 31 to file the representations. Zuma was meant to file the representations by November 30, but requested an extension because of the complexity of the case and […]

ANC in Free State to elect new leadership 11 December 2017, 6:34 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Free State province will elect its new leadership collective when the provincial congress re-convenes this morning in Parys.

DA welcomes calls for Sassa agreement to be tabled in parliament 11 December 2017, 5:54 AM

The DA on Sunday welcomed the signing of the services agreement between the South African Social Security Agency and the South Africa Post Office to facilitate implementation of a new social grants payment system from April 1, 2018, and called for the agreement to be tabled in parliament.

Mkhize optimistic that ANC conference will succeed 11 December 2017, 5:43 AM

African National Congress (ANC) Presidential hopeful, Dr. Zweli Mkhize, says he is optimistic that that the party’s much anticipated leadership elective conference will be successful. This is amid widening speculation that the conference could collapse due to a number of court challenges brought against the number of provincial structures like in the Free State and […]

[WATCH] Magashule delivers ANC F State political report 10 December 2017, 10:05 PM

The Free State ANC provincial conference is currently underway.

DA wants full disclosure from politicians at Esidimeni hearings 10 December 2017, 9:49 PM

The DA in Gauteng says there must be nothing less than full disclosure, when top politicians appear at the Life Esidimeni Arbitration Hearings next year.