Parliament will challenge the Public Protector’s report into a bailout granted to Bankorp by the Reserve Bank released earlier this week.
Ex-public protector Thuli Madonsela refuted Ben Ngubane’s claim that she was paid R5 million to “hurry up” her report into state capture.
Secretary to Parliament Gengezi Mgidlana has been placed on special leave while allegations that he abused his power are investigated, parliament said in a statement on Friday morning.
Brian Molefe will be returning to Eskom as CEO from Monday, board spokesperson Khulani Qoma confirmed on Friday morning.
The Public Protector is expected to investigate a R54-million lease deal, secured by the eThekwini Metro, following a request by the Democratic Alliance in that province.
The office of the Public Protector confirmed that a complaint lodged by the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) against the Road Accident Fund is being assessed for merit.
Numsa has lodged a complaint against the RAF with the Public Protector’s office, requesting an investigation into the indebtedness of the organization.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has vowed to investigate the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) debacle.
Newly sworn in Member of Parliament Brian Molefe said he remained committed to performing his new duties, despite the wave of criticism that has accompanied his deployment.
Leader of the Freedom Front Plus, Piet Groenewald, said the nomination and subsequent swearing in of Brian Molefe as a Member of Parliament was a selfish move by the governing African National Congress.