Urgent interdict to stop Madonsela from releasing 'state capture' report

The Presidency has served Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela with a notice of intention to interdict her from releasing her report into state capture.

Madonsela is due to hold a press conference tomorrow, her last day in office before she hands over to her successor Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

EWN's Gia Nicolaides reports that Madonsela's office has refused to confirm if she will be presenting a report-back on this particular investigation.

This week President Jacob Zuma and lawyers representing members of the Gupta family asked Madonsela not release the report before they were afforded the opportunity to present witnesses with a different version of events as evidence.

Listen to the audio below for more information...

Read More
Nukes procurement was steaming ahead, halted in its tracks

Nukes procurement was steaming ahead, halted in its tracks

Energy expert Chris Yelland says Western Cape High Court judgment means nukes programme needs to be done lawfully the next time.

 SAA granted interdict against striking cabin crew

SAA granted interdict against striking cabin crew

The striking cabin crew last received an increase in meal allowance in 2011.

Cabin crew stuck with same meal allowance from 2011, says ex flight attendant

Cabin crew stuck with same meal allowance from 2011, says ex flight attendant

A former flight attendant puts the demands by striking SAA cabin crew, over an increased meal allowance, into perspective.

'Mantashe isn't backing down on the reshuffle and neither is Zuma'

'Mantashe isn't backing down on the reshuffle and neither is Zuma'

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe rightfully denied apologising to Presiden Jacob Zuma, explains Stephen Grootes.

Who are the Guptas?

Who are the Guptas?

EWN looks at the Gupta family and how they've made news in SA.

Zuma shrugs off Gupta-Jonas claims

Zuma shrugs off Gupta-Jonas claims

President Jacob Zuma insisted none of his ministers were appointed by the Guptas.

Popular articles
President Zuma is stalling on signing FICA bill  - and it remains a mystery why

President Zuma is stalling on signing FICA bill - and it remains a mystery why

EWN Parliament correspondent, Gaye Davis says it is still unclear why the President hasn't signed the FICA bill.

Sea Point's Mojo Market opens for business on Thursday

Sea Point's Mojo Market opens for business on Thursday

A new lifestyle market is set to open in Sea Point, offering a variety of food, art, fashion and entertainment seven days a week.

Judge Desai visits van Breda home on day 2 of triple murder trial

Judge Desai visits van Breda home on day 2 of triple murder trial

During the van Breda home visit State prosecutor Susan Galloway described to the judge where the murder weapon was found.

Caller berates black staff, says employers not obliged to provide transport

Caller berates black staff, says employers not obliged to provide transport

The caller from Bedfordview responds to complaints around the lack of late night transport provisions for Virgin Active workers.

Johnny Clegg announces his final tour

Johnny Clegg announces his final tour

The legendary superstar who has given South African music a voice, is giving his fans one last hoorah.

Economist explains why Rand strengthens despite junk status

Economist explains why Rand strengthens despite junk status

Economist at Nebank, Isaac Matshego, explains why the Rand has strengthened over the past few days.

No jobs for medical interns as health dept funds dry up - Sama

No jobs for medical interns as health dept funds dry up - Sama

Mark Sonderup, South Africa Medical Association, vice-chairperson says the medical profession is in trouble.

[Watch] All the Foreshore Freeway Project proposals

[Watch] All the Foreshore Freeway Project proposals

Take a look at the 6 six proposals that have been received by the City for the Foreshore freeway precinct.