fbpx
Money changing hands
IFF tracker identifies SA's main vulnerability as outward foreign investment

Corruption news

If Africa is to develop and thrive according to its vast potential, one source of lost revenue has to be plugged, and that is the annual amount of around $50-billion stolen in the form of illicit financial flows. But efforts so far have not made much headway, and meanwhile unscrupulous corporations and individuals grow fat on Africa’s missing billions – money that should be benefiting the continent’s residents.
If Africa is to develop and thrive according to its vast potential, one source of lost revenue has to be plugged, and that is the annual amount of around $50-billion stolen in the form of illicit financial flows. But efforts so far have not made much headway, and meanwhile unscrupulous corporations and individuals grow fat on Africa’s missing billions – money that should be benefiting the continent’s residents.
Say NO to corruption
Without a consistently well-performing government, corruption-free with strong financial controls and integrity in the civil service, writes former human settlements spokesperson Yonela Diko, the governing party's manifesto becomes a wish list to hoodwink people into voting for them and not a decree to live and die by. The party's step aside resolution may help to remedy the situation.
Without a consistently well-performing government, corruption-free with strong financial controls and integrity in the civil service, writes former human settlements spokesperson Yonela Diko, the governing party's manifesto becomes a wish list to hoodwink people into voting for them and not a decree to live and die by. The party's step aside resolution may help to remedy the situation.
'Step aside' may have saved the republic, putting a stop to corrupt deployees
Opinion
south-africa-municipalities-feature
Corruption, political instability, unskilled or unqualified appointees, mismanagement - there are some of the factors underscoring the continued poor performance of municipalities across the country, writes GGA's Stuart Mbanyele. But local government elections place the power to change this lamentable situation in the hands of the people, giving them the chance to elect officials who will prioritise efficient local governance..
Corruption, political instability, unskilled or unqualified appointees, mismanagement - there are some of the factors underscoring the continued poor performance of municipalities across the country, writes GGA's Stuart Mbanyele. But local government elections place the power to change this lamentable situation in the hands of the people, giving them the chance to elect officials who will prioritise efficient local governance..
Why effective local government is important beyond 2021

Opinion

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane
CW, Casac support parliamentary process in Mkhwebane removal matter
Corruption Watch and the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution have joined, as amici curiae, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s application to have Parliament’s removal rules declared invalid. The two organisations are supporting the inquiry into Mkhwebane's fitness for office.
Corruption Watch and the Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution have joined, as amici curiae, Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s application to have Parliament’s removal rules declared invalid. The two organisations are supporting the inquiry into Mkhwebane's fitness for office.

Our work

Slide background
Veza (a colloquial term for ‘reveal’ or ‘expose’) allows you to:
· Report incidents of police corruption and police misconduct,
· Access information on your rights when you encounter the police,
· Access information on SA's 1 150 police stations, such as locations, resources, budget and personnel,
· Locate your nearest Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences (FCS) unit,
· And much more.
Report police corruption
Learn your rights

The Veza Tool

Slide background
Follow our day-by-day updates of the proceedings at the Zondo commission into state capture

Zondo Commission

Want to get involved, but don’t know how?

Fighting corruption starts with you

Latest news:

Latest views:

More stories: