Tag: Busisiwe Mkhwebane

Gordhan’s legal team demands more evidence from Mkhwebane

Public Enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan is colliding with the Public Protector as his legal team demands for more evidence to be provided for claims of collusion and improper conduct against minister Gordhan.

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane looks back at 2 years in office

She was appointed into position this month back in 2016 to much consternation but she stood her ground and has been making waves doing her most talked about work. Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane came in the Public Protector office as a bit of an underdog and now she has political parties threatening court action as she fiercely does her work of holding public servant representative to account. Advocate Mkhwabane joins CNBC Africa while she has pile of work at her office from burning issue of VBS to many others.

South Africa’s anti-graft watchdog says minister misled parliament

A South African minister inadvertently misled parliament when she said a local consultancy firm linked to business friends of former President Jacob Zuma had no contracts with state power utility Eskom, a...

Barclays Africa wins case over $83 million payout in South Africa

A South African court on Friday threw out the findings of a public anti-graft watchdog that Barclays Africa unduly benefited from an apartheid-era bailout of another bank and should repay. The Public Protector...

Pressure on South Africa’s central bank a key credit risk: Moody’s

Rating agency Moody’s warned on Wednesday that the erosion of South Africa’s institutional framework and recent calls for changes to the central bank’s currency and price stability mandate risked undermining the country’s...

S.A Public Protector discussed cenbank mandate with Presidency: court papers

South Africa’s anti-graft watchdog consulted the Presidency on a proposal to change the central bank’s mandate to promote economic growth rather than currency and price stability, the bank said in court papers...

DA calls for probe into set-top box tender

DA calls for probe into set-top box tender

Court rejects proposal to change South Africa’s central bank mandate

A South African court rejected on Tuesday a call by the anti-graft watchdog for the central bank to focus its monetary policy on boosting economic growth instead of on fighting inflation and...