Tag: influence

South Africa watchdog to oppose Zuma bid to set aside influence peddling report

South Africa's anti-corruption watchdog will oppose President Jacob Zuma's court bid to set aside an influence-peddling report.

South Africa’s Zuma denies owning ‘palace’ in Dubai

President Jacob Zuma has denied owning a "palace" in the United Arab Emirates.

South Africa’s Gigaba says not implicated in leaked documents

South Africa's Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Friday he would not be implicated in documents leaked.

South African graft accusations expose split in ANC over Zuma

The ruling African National Congress said on Friday it is gravely concerned by leaked documents alleging influence-peddling by friends of President Jacob Zuma.

Turkey’s Turkcell says $4.2 billion suit against South Africa’s MTN to go to trial

Turkish mobile operator Turkcell (TCELL.IS) said on Thursday a $4.2 billion lawsuit against South Africa's MTN (MTNJ.J) over a disputed Iran license would be heard in a South African court after years of delays.

Former S.Africa mines minister says Eskom tried to influence him

Former South African mines minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said on Tuesday, without giving evidence, that power utility Eskom's CEO and chairman asked him in 2015 to suspend Glencore's mining licences to put pressure on the commodities firm to sell a coal mine.