DA needs to get back to its core values, says Mike Waters
Deputy Federal chairperson Mike Waters said that Helen Zille should be allowed back into the DA's top structures.
First transfer of SABC bailout billions to be done on Monday
On Friday Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams announced the struggling public broadcaster has been given a R3.2 billion lifeline by the national treasury.
SABC will identify non-core assets to sell, not govt - Ndabeni-Abrahams
The minister said the SABC met most of the preconditions for a government bailout and would get the first transfer of R2.1 billion on Monday.
MP asks Presidency why Motlanthe allocated R4m more in benefits than Mbeki
A written parliamentary reply by Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu revealed that the state had spent over R60 million on former heads of states since 2016.
DA slams nearly R60m of taxpayers' money spent on former presidents
Minister Jackson Mthembu's reply showed how former President Kgalema Motlanthe cost the country the most to the tune of R16 million since 2016.
More SOEs, govt depts fail to submit financial statements to Parly
SAA and SA Express are joined by state-owned mining company Alexkor and the Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, which have also failed to submit their reports.
No bonuses again for SABC execs & board members, MPs told
The spokesperson for the SABC Vuyo Mthembu said the organisation had not paid performance bonuses in the past five years.
SAA & SA Express cash woes delay submissions of annual reports to Parliament
The likes of SAA and regional sister airline SA Express will not be able to meet the deadline to table their reports on the last financial year.
DA’s Rural Safety Plan calls for ‘boots-on-the-ground’ approach
The DA said South Africa’s vulnerable rural communities were under siege.
DA punts plan to improve rural safety
One of the DA’s proposed solutions was the establishment of rural policing sectors or police stations that served a particular rural area.
SABC awarded contracts to non-qualifying bidders - AG
The Auditor-General on Tuesday listed a number of concerns around the South African Broadcasting Corporations (SABC)’s annual financial statements, from irregular expenditure to poor consequence management and contravention of procurement regulations.
Military Ombud receives hundreds of complaints
The Office of the Military Ombud is an independent office tasked with the responsibility to ensure that complaints by current and former defence force members are investigated and resolved.
Here are the candidates in the running for deputy PP job
The shortlisted names of those who want to be the next deputy Public Protector include a number of advocates and legal experts.
No political interference in Mark Barnes’ resignation - Ndabeni-Abrahams
In a statement released in July following Post Office CEO Barnes’s resignation, the entity said the parties were in agreement on an amicable separation.
Govt owes Dept of Public Works R76m in unpaid rent - De Lille
Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille also revealed it was not just government entities that failed to pay rent on time, but companies like Telkom.
SA has shortfall of up to 400,000 nurses, says DA
The party said in its hurried attempt to implement NHI, government had stalled the process of accrediting new and current nurse training institutions.
DA warns SA is facing looming nursing crisis
The DA said in its hurried attempt to implement NHI, government stalled the process of accrediting new and current nurse training institutions, which would be critical to the rollout of the NHI.
MPs mull removal process for Chapter 9 institution heads
The subcommittee on the review of National Assembly rules met again on Friday to discuss a road map for the proposed process that will enable Parliament to remove a Public Protector and AG.