Today's Big Stories

Thuli Madonsela joins EFF's bid in Nkandla court case

It was confirmed yesterday that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has joined the EFF case at the Constitutional Court, seeking to force President Jacob Zuma to "pay back the money" spent on the security upgrades at his Nkandla residence.

Stephen Grootes today spoke to Advocate Madonsela about this move.

Listen to the conversation below:

Madonsela said she realised that she stood to be associated with the EFF for showing solidarity with their application. She added that she had taken the risk in a bid to clarify the powers of the Public Protector's office.

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Top SABC journos applauded for brave testimony

Top SABC journos applauded for brave testimony

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Thuli Madonsela reacts to the Nkandla Report

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The History of the Public Protector's Role

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