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POLITICS

Opinion - Opinion - He killed ANN7, SAA know busy with Eskom

When will President Ramaphosa tyranny stop? Tomorrow, another black owned company which President Ramaphosa does not like is likely to be shut down? Dr Iqbal Surve will tomorrow be in court to protect his companies and more than 8000 workers whom this administration, banks and their media want to see unemployed.

  5 months ago ago
Opinion - Opinion - 
He killed ANN7, SAA know busy with Eskom

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Some Top Companies Implicated In Zondo Report Are Allegedly On The Run

Newsroom just reported, “Bain & Company, the US-based management consulting firm, issued a statement today refuting allegations contained in parts of the first report on State Capture regarding the SARS. Our Business Editor @mbanjwax speaks to whistleblower Athol Williams” Watch: https://t.co/MNtAjLD4lf https://t.co/0g1qkRqQor

  6 months ago ago
Some Top Companies Implicated In Zondo Report Are Allegedly On The Run

POLITICS

State Capture| Zuma Was Not Captured By The Gupta Brothers ONLY

Witnesses at the State Capture Inquiry continue to point out that former president Jacob Zuma was a corrupt man.It now becomes challenging to believe Zuma with all the evidence against presented at the Inquiry.

  1 year ago ago
State Capture| Zuma Was Not Captured By The Gupta Brothers ONLY

BUSINESS

Food parcels sold in South Africa

For the past weeks, news were published about food parcels that the South African government has put out for distribution to families who are less fortunate. Since this was done by the government, corruption has been at hand in most communities where officials unlawfully handle the distribution. This time around, a shop has been found selling some food products that are supposed to form part of the food parcels. Particularly, there are Lucky Star tinfish that are packaged specially for food parcels that hav

  2 years ago ago
Food parcels sold in South Africa

POLITICS

Bain hits back at scathing Zondo report

The US the executives consultancy Bain and Company said the initial segment of the State Capture Inquiry's as of late delivered report mischaracterised the job it played at the South African Revenue Service (SARS). The first of three pieces of the last report was given over to President Cyril Ramaphosa at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Tuesday.

  7 months ago ago
Bain hits back at scathing Zondo report

POLITICS

Corruption whistle-blower Athol Williams forced to flee the country now feels vindicated.

Athol Williams, a corruption whistleblower and novelist who fled the nation for his personal safety, says the release of the state capture study has vindicated him. Williams testified about global consulting company Bain & Company at the state capture inquiry last year. In November, he departed the country for an unidentified location, claiming that his life was in danger.

  7 months ago ago
Corruption whistle-blower Athol Williams forced to flee the country now feels vindicated.

POLITICS

Godongwana allocates R426 million to state capture criminal cases

A senior National Treasury official has called the Guptas' and companies' looting of public funds "treasonous" and stated that the government will go to any length to ensure their imprisonment. At a pre-budget briefing, National Treasury deputy director-general Ismail Momoniat stated that finance minister Enoch Godongwana had given him "full rights" to engage foreign governments and international law enforcement bodies to ensure that criminal charges against the Guptas and management consulting firms such as Bain & Company were instituted.

  5 months ago ago
Godongwana allocates R426 million to state capture criminal cases

POLITICS

State capture whistleblower has fled the country

State capture whistleblower has fled the country Former University of Cape Town (UCT) lecturer, Athol Williams, who blew the whistle on companies and individuals involved in state capture has left the country. “Knowing that my government offers me no protection after I’ve acted in the public interest is a disturbing reality.

  9 months ago ago
State capture whistleblower has fled the country

JUSTICE

SA group asks US authorities to probe Bain's work in SA

A South African civil society group says it has lodged a complaint against Bain & Company with the US Department of Justice after the State Capture Inquiry report found evidence of a "coordinated agenda" between Bain, former President Zuma and the SA Revenue Service "to seize and restructure" the tax agency.

  7 months ago ago
SA group asks US authorities to probe Bain's work in SA

POLITICS

The UK cabinet will contact Bain about its role in state capture

Source Bain & Company has been asked by the UK Cabinet Office to explain the findings of the State Capture Inquiry report, which found that the consultancy's work at the SA Revenue Service (SARS) was unlawful. In a letter to Lord Peter Hain, Cabinet Office Minister Steve Barclay noted the President's efforts to address corruption and the publication of Part 1 of 3 of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture report.

  6 months ago ago
The UK cabinet will contact Bain about its role in state capture

ECONOMY-FINANCE

The State Capture Commission's findings and recommendations on SARS are summarized in five points

Former SA Revenue Service commissioner Tom Moyane and former president Jacob Zuma were key figures in seizing and demolishing the internationally renowned institution. The rumor about a "rogue unit" was a fake. All government contracts issued to US-based consulting firm Bain & Company are questionable and must be scrutinized, and Moyane must be charged with perjury.

  7 months ago ago
The State Capture Commission's findings and recommendations on SARS are summarized in five points

POLITICS

SA: Jacob Zuma Secret Meeting Revealed With A Foreigner To Zondo Commission

The Zondo commission heard that more than 12 Meeting were driven away from plain view among Bain and Zuma.

  1 year ago ago
SA: Jacob Zuma Secret Meeting Revealed With A Foreigner To Zondo Commission

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Bain & Company withdraws its membership from Business Leadership SA

Bain & Company is an internationally renowned consulting firm known for providing advisory services on business and political strategies. Internationally the firm has a renowned and outstanding reputation however, in South Africa, the firm has been implicated in various scandalous and unethical allegations. Some of these allegations include being implicated as an enabler of State Capture as set out in the Zondo Report as well as allegations that the firm nearly collapsed the South African Revenue Services (SARS).

  6 months ago ago
Bain & Company withdraws its membership from Business Leadership SA

CRIME

Convicted Criminal Gets Life Sentence For Murder Of Mom On Maternity Leave

Sizwe Jika, 28, was given the most extreme sentence in the Port Elizabeth High Court on Thursday, just as 15 years for exasperated burglary, five years for robbery, and 35 years for eight different thefts submitted among March and September 2018.  He was additionally condemned a year for having illicit ammo.  Police representative Colonel Priscilla Naidu said Bain had defied Jika after he entered her Shabani Road home in Brymore on 25 July 2018.  "He overwhelmed her and cut her on numerous occasions before

  1 year ago ago
Convicted Criminal Gets Life Sentence For Murder Of Mom On Maternity Leave

CRIME

Manhunt launched for murder suspects: Port Elizabeth

KING WILLIAM’S TOWN - Gelvandale detectives are on the hunt for four (4) suspects who fatally shot and injured a 51-year-old man in Malabar late last night, 17 June 2020. It is alleged that at about 23:50, Trenton Jerome Bain and his fiancé were about to go to bed when they heard a noise at their front door. Bain went to investigate and he was shot through the door. Four (4) unknown males entered the house and Bain was shot several times. It is further alleged that the suspects got into a white VW Golf a

  2 years ago ago
Manhunt launched for murder suspects: Port Elizabeth

POLITICS

The Secret Is Out, Zondo Hears About How Zuma Moves Money To Different Bank Accounts.

'Project Phoenix' was proposed to Zuma to catch SOEs, Zondo hears https://citizen.co.za/news/south-africa/state-capture/2460371/project-phoenix-was-proposed-to-zuma-to-capture-soes-zondo-hears/ Former president Jacob Zuma at the State Capture Commission in Braamfontein on 19 November 2020.

  1 year ago ago
The Secret Is Out, Zondo Hears About How Zuma Moves Money To Different Bank Accounts.

FOOD

Perfectly Paired Whisky & Lime Fudge

INGREDIENTS ¾ can condensed milk 320g white chocolate, chopped ½ lime, juiced and zested 3 tbsp Bain’s Cape Mountain Whisky   METHOD Line 20x20cm square tray with baking paper and set aside. Add the chopped white chocolate to a large glass bowl and place the bowl over a pot with simmering water on medium-high heat. Stir the chocolate often until melted and smooth. *Chef’s Tip: Keep an eye on the chocolate so that it doesn’t burn! Add the condensed milk to the white chocolate and cook over the simmering

  1 year ago ago
Perfectly Paired Whisky & Lime Fudge