Articles containing the tag ‘Nkandla
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, May 29th, 2015

Opposition Breathing Fire Following Police Minister’s Report

Following the presentation of the report by the Minister of Police, Nathi Nhleko, in which he cleared the President of South Africa of any wrongdoing and of not having misused public funds during the security u... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, March 21st, 2015

At Least R52.9m was Spent on Non-security Upgrades at Zuma’s Nkandla Home

According to the opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, the President of South Africa, Jacob Zuma is liable to pay an amount which is at least R52.9 million in compensating the state for the money that was ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

DA Threatens to Take Zuma to Court

The Democratic Alliance has threatened to take President Jacob Zuma to court over his non-payment of some of the money that was lavished on his home in Nkandla and which has the subject of many debates and viol... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, March 12th, 2015

Zuma Insists He Did Not Take a Penny of State Coffers

President Jacob Zuma came out of his corner fighting mad when he took to the stand to respond to parliamentarian questions during his question and answer session on Wednesday in Cape Town. President Zuma said t... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Zuma’s Wife MaNtuli Kicked out of Nkandla after Poisoning the President?

President Jacob Zuma’s second wife Nompumelelo Ntuli has been kicked out of Zuma’s Nkandla home following suspicions that she poisoned the president sometime last year, reported the Sunday Times. Last year ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Head of SIU Resigns for Personal Reasons a Month Ahead of Makhanya Case

The Presidency has received a resignation letter from the head of the Special Investigating Unit (SIU). This was announced in a statement that was released by the presidency on Monday. According to the statemen... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Nkandla: Two KZN Bodies Offer to Pay On Zuma’s Behalf

It appears that the drama concerned with the Nkandla report is here to stay. This emerged on Thursday when it was shown that the Ad hoc Committee on the Nkandla saga received a number of letters informing it of... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, October 3rd, 2014

EFF To Take Up Arms Against ANC: Malema

The leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Julius Malema, said that his party may take up arms and fight if the government decides to meet their peaceful protests with violence. He was speaking in a rec... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Zuma Failed to Protect State Coffers on Nkandla, says Malema

President Jacob Zuma must face prosecution for his part in allowing state spending on Nkandla to spiral out of control. This was said by the president of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema on Thursday... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Nkandla Saga: Junior Officers Take The Fall For The President

It emerged over the weekend that there were some members of the ruling party who were willing to go to any extent to defend their leader from the perceived attack by forces from outside the party. Nomvula Makon... Read more »