Entries by Corruption Watch

Fraser bid to cross-examine SSA witnesses fails

Former State Security Agency (SSA) director-general Arthur Fraser will not be cross-examining any of the witnesses who implicated him in state capture earlier this year. The chairperson of the state capture commission, acting Chief Justice Raymond Zondo on Wednesday dismissed an application by Fraser to cross-examine a number of witnesses in the intelligence stream of evidence.

Civil society calls on the public to stand up and fight corruption

Defend our Democracy, an association formed in March by civil society organisations – including Corruption Watch – religious leaders and individuals, has called on the South African public to participate in a United in Action Against Corruption week, which will run from 3 to 10 December. Highlights include a march on 5 December, and the release of a CW report on whistle-blowers on 9 December.