SOUTH AFRICAN CABINET MINISTER DENIES INTERFERING IN STATE-OWNED ENTERPRISES

CAPE TOWN– South African Home Affairs (Interior) Minister Malusi Gigaba, who previously served as Minister of Finance and Minister of Public Enterprises, has appeared before a Parliamentary Inquiry investigating allegations of State Capture at State-owned power utility Eskom. Gigaba denied ever interfering with either the appointments of board members or the procurement processes of State-owned […]

SOUTH AFRICA’S CONSTITUTIONAL COURT RESERVES JUDGMENT ON POLITICAL PARTY FUNDING

JOHANNESBURG– Judgment has been reserved in the Constitutional Court here on whether political parties in South Africa must systematically make information of donations public. A civil organization, My Vote Counts, had approached the country’s supreme court for a declaratory order upholding a High Court judgment that such information must be made available. The High Court […]