Articles getag met: Thanduxolo Jika
THANDUXOLO JIKA AND JEANNE VAN DER MERWE A battle is brewing in the posh Joburg suburb of Saxonwold between residents and the superrich Gupta family over their massive housing estate. The residents are opposing the Guptas’ application to the City of Johannesburg to rezone their property at 7 Saxonwold Drive to legitimise the construction of… Read More »
By THANDUXOLO JIKA Zimbabwean property mogul Frank Buyanga bought a R4 million Rolls-Royce Ghost three years ago, but still hasn’t had a chance to drive it. The luxury car has been locked up at the Sunnyside Police Station in Pretoria since it was impounded in December 2010 on its way to Zimbabwe.
By JEANNE VAN DER MERWE and THANDUXOLO JIKA CONTROVERSIAL textbook supply firm EduSolutions is back on the warpath with a nearly R150m lawsuit against the State. New battlelines have been drawn over its R500m supply contract in Limpopo which was cancelled amid last year’s textbook scandal in the province. Now the company is claiming R147.5m,… Read More »
THANDUXOLO JIKA LIMPOPO businessman Lesiba Gwangwa, a co-accused in Julius Malema’s corruption trial, fabricated employees to win a multi-million rand state tender, court papers claim. The allegations are contained in a PriceWaterhouseCoopers forensic report compiled by the auditing firm’s director Trevor White and presented to a judge in a recent North Gauteng High court application… Read More »
ANDREW TRENCH AND THANDUXOLO JIKA President Jacob Zuma insists he does have a home loan for his Nkandla property – but the circumstances of it are clouded in questions. Presidential spokesman Mac Maharaj yesterday insisted saying Zuma had a “home loan” and would provide proof to any authorities who wanted access, but he would not… Read More »
JEANNE VAN DER MERWE AND THANDUXOLO JIKA PRESIDENT Jacob Zuma is not alone in benefiting from lavish home upgrades at taxpayer’s expense, with a R1bn splurge which will see Cabinet members and other leaders awash in luxury. A document handed to a Parliament in a briefing by the department’s acting director-general Manisa Fatyela-Lindie spells out… Read More »
THANDUXOLO JIKA and JEANNE VAN DER MERWE The Independent Electoral Commission’s R320 million office lease, in which Manaka Property Investment has a backdoor stake, faces renewed scrutiny. M24 Investigations has confirmed that one of the Manaka directors was a business partner of IEC chair Pansy Tlakula. Tlakula played a role in the IEC’s new lease… Read More »