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Apart from the release of a statement by the presidency on 03. In her report on the upgrades at the presidents private. The report found that president zuma and his family had benefited unduly from nonsecurity upgrades to the homestead. Absa bank limited and others v public protector and others. Report on an investigation into allegations of impropriety and unethical conduct relating to the installation and implementation of security measures by the department of public works at and in respect of the private residence of president jacob zuma at nkandla in the kwazulunatal. President jacob zuma says that there was a political reason behind the public protectors report on. On wednesday public protector thuli mandonsela released her findings on the nkadla report. She is hosting a briefing at the public protector house. A meeting of the ad hoc committee presidents submission in response to public protectors report on nkandla committee held on 25 september 2014, lead by mr c frolick anc. A supreme administrative oversight body, the public protector has the power to investigate, report on and remedy improper conduct in all state affairs.

Download the constitutional court nkandla judgment. Public protector blocked from addressing nkandla committee. Fawzia khan the matter of accountability by public office bearers and the abuse of state funds and resources, continues to dominate the economic, political and civil sectors of the country and remains the current topic of discussion for most ordinary south africans. Dec 04, 20 certain incontrovertible facts about the nkandla scandal are very difficult to ignore or explain. Last year public protector thuli madonselas nkandla report found that the president and his family benefitted unjustifiably from. The public protector adv thuli madonsela will release her final report on the investigation into allegations of improper conduct and maladministration relating to security installations and upgrades at the private residence of president zuma in nkandla. Read the summary of the judgment here, and download the full document.

President jacob zumas lawyer has conceded that the public protectors findings were binding and her report on nkandla has to be complied with. The public protector has finally released the report on allegations of state capture, having been granted leave to do so by the high court. Media statement public protectors report on nkandla 24 march 2014 the public protector is appointed under the constitution to strengthen constitutional democracy by probing improper conduct and maladministration in state affairs. Background 5 several south africans, including a member of parliament, lodged complaints with the public protector concerning aspects of the security upgrades that were being effected at the presidents nkandla private residence. A key investigation into the nkandla scandal was allegedly manipulated to protect president jacob zuma and his family. Public protector blocked from addressing nkandla report criticisms by charl bosch jul 31, 2015 the african national congress anc has accused public protector, thuli madonsela, of lying about the true costs of upgrades at president jacob zumas private nkandla residence. Jun 21, 20 the report on the r206million security upgrade to president jacob zumas private home at nkandla has been classified top secret.

The speaker contended that the public protectors power to take remedial action merely amounted to recommendations and thus the remedial action was not binding. Secure in comfort a report of the march 2014 public protector 6 by the mail and guardian in an article titled zumas r 65 million nkandla splurge. Public works minister thulas nxesi informed parliament. Initially zuma had said he would wait for the special investigating unit siu to finalise. Dec 04, 20 public protector thuli madonsela has given a press briefing on the leaking of the nkandla report. The security cluster welcomes the decision by the north gauteng high court to grant the state a hearing on its application for a deadline extension for comment on the public protectors interim report covering the upgrades at the presidents residence in nkandla. Zuma was ultimately removed from office before the end of his termand the key blows were struck within his own party. December 5 thuli madonsela has rubbished claims by the anc that her office was responsible for leaking the draft report. Report on an investigation into allegations of impropriety and unethical conduct relating to the installation and implementation of security measures by the department of public works at and in respect of the private residence of president jacob zuma at nkandla in the kwazulunatal province. On january 20 the public protector informed the president that she would be unable to conclude her report within the prescribed 30 day period section 32 of the executive members ethics act states that. Thulisile nomkhosi thuli madonsela born 28 september 1962 is a south african advocate and professor of law, holding a chair in social justice at stellenbosch university since january 2018.

Nov 14, 20 pretoria the presidency is yet to respond to reports that that president jacob zuma has been directly implicated in public protector thuli madonselas report on the states spending of r206m at zumas private nkandla estate. In this regard it is also noted with appreciation that the ministers in their replying affidavit filed yesterday have no desire to dictate to the public protector when and how to release the provisional. The partys reaction immediate responsefor which zuma is also a president by calling a press conference later that day at 4pm to respond to the report long even before government could respond. The anc response to the release of the public protector report into president jacob zumas private residence at nkandla yesterday was quite weird. The public protector report and findings were premised on the national key points act but that act did not give a full mandate to the public protector. These facts stand independent of the content of the alleged leaked report of the public protector. In the weeks and months to come, irrelevant technical arguments, procedural legal points, false comparisons, red herrings, shameless lies, intelligence driven smears and innuendo will almost certainly all be deployed to try and discredit the public protector, her office and most importantly her report. Public protectors report on nkandla mybroadband forum.

In its report, netwerk24 quoted three independent sources with direct. State of capture a report of the public protector, 14 october 2016. Read the public protectors full nkandla report the citizen. The report s release date was expected to be around february 9, a few days. Report by the public protector on an investigation into allegations of impropriety and unethical conduct relating to the installation and implementation of security measures by the department of public works at and in respect of the private residence of president jacob zuma at nkandla in the kwazulunatal province, report no. Resisting state capture in south africa journal of democracy. The private home of former south african president jacob zuma, situated about 24 km 15 mi.

Mar 19, 2014 on wednesday public protector thuli mandonsela released her findings on the nkadla report. Media statement public protectors report on nkandla. This office, which is authorized to investigate, report, and take appropriate. Governments preliminary response to release of public.

May 28, 2015 police minister to release nkandla report at 1. Nkandla report the incontrovertible facts no smokescreens. Public protector to release the final nkandla report. The nkandla report by thuli madonsela on jacob zumas homestead and the corrupt practices involved there. Public protectors interim report on security upgrades at nkandla. Public protector the biggest winner in nkandla concourt case. Some believe there were only a few officials responsible for cost overruns at nkandla. Public protectors findings binding for now voice of the cape. Share this article the constitutional court will have the final say on whether public protector thuli madonselas findings are binding. Thuli madonsela, notes minister of police nathi nhlekos report to parliament on the security upgrades at president jacob zumas private residence in nkandla, kwazulunatal. Public protector slams media report on nkandla enca. The public protector was joined as a respondent due to her interest in the hearings.

The public protector is an independent institution established in terms of section 181 of the constitution, with a mandate to support and strengthen constitutional democracy. Public protector thuli madonsela is speaking out on monday on the nkandla adhoc committee which did not ask her to appear before its members. A meeting of the ad hoc committee presidents submission in response to public protector s report on nkandla committee held on 25 september 2014, lead by mr c frolick anc. In 1996, she helped draft the final constitution of south africa promulgated by. Certain incontrovertible facts about the nkandla scandal are very difficult to ignore or explain. In a scathing judgment delivered today, the constitutional court found that both jacob zuma and the national assembly acted contrary to the constitution in dismissing the findings of the public protector with regard to the nkandla matter. Pretoria the presidency is yet to respond to reports that that president jacob zuma has been directly implicated in public protector thuli madonselas report on the states spending of r206m at zumas private nkandla estate.

That background includes the fact that on 19 march 2014 the public protector released a report on her investigation into the upgrades to the presidents private residence. The report on the r206million security upgrade to president jacob zumas private home at nkandla has been classified top secret. Secure in comfort is my report as the public protector of the republic of. The report s release date was expected to be around february 9, a few days before president jacob zumas stateofthenation address, but madonsela extended the deadline for responses at the request of one of the parties. After explaining at great length the process of the investigation, her investigation arrived at the. At this time it is not possible to print the document with annotations. Jul 31, 2015 public protector blocked from addressing nkandla committee. Government welcomes the release of the final report by the public protector into the security upgrades at president jacob zumas private residence at nkandla. Public protectors report on nkandla security upgrades pmg.

The reports release date was expected to be around february 9, a few days before president jacob zumas stateofthenation address, but madonsela extended the deadline for responses at the request of one of the parties. Report on an investigation into alleged improper and unethical. Public protector finally releases damning report after lengthy investigation. Public protector thuli madonsela has given a press briefing on the leaking of the nkandla report.

Feb 09, 2016 president jacob zumas lawyer has conceded that the public protector s findings were binding and her report on nkandla has to be complied with. Republic of south africa, his excellency j g zuma, at nkandla in the. She served as the public protector of south africa from 19 october 2009 to 14. Download all 355 pages of the public protectors state of capture report. Corruption watch appeared as amicus curiae friend of the court. Public protector blocked from addressing nkandla report. Public protector briefs press on the leaking of the nkandla. It was an executive ethics act complaint to the former public protector, thuli madonsela, for the misspending on his personal estate at nkandla which began the end game for former president jacob. Mar 08, 2015 public protector thuli madonsela is speaking out on monday on the nkandla adhoc committee which did not ask her to appear before its members. The mastery of the concourt vs the invincibility of jacob zuma. The siu report talked about the cabinet memorandum 2003 as its mandate and the ten steps that had to be followed.

The release of the final report on security upgrades at president jacob zumas private residence in nkandla will be announced around 9 february 2014 after the assessment of the nature and extent of responses to the provisional report notification letters sent to affected parties. President jacob zuma has submitted his longoverdue response to the public protectors nkandla report. My response to the anc on the public protector report on nkandla. When thuli madonsela released her final report in march, she stipulated that zuma must respond to the national assembly within 14 days he did not. Public protector thuli madonsela will on wednesday release her final report on nkandla, amid criticism of her work.

She reaffirms her commitment to complete, in compliance with law, the investigation and final report relating to the nkandla project. After a protracted battle over the public protectors nkandla report, zuma has to comply with thuli. Secure in comfort a report of the march 2014 public protector. Government will reflect on the findings and recommendations contained therein with a view to determining a way forward very soon. The public protector on wednesday released her longawaited report on the security upgrades at president jacob zumas private nkandla homestead. To this end we engaged contractors and commissioned the building of three. Background 5 several south africans, including a member of parliament, lodged complaints with the public protector concerning aspects of the security upgrades that were being effected at. Source document contributed to sourceafrica by susan comrie carte blanche. Madonsela now wants to sit down with anc leaders, to iron out their. That report ended with the public protectors remedial action against the president. Mar 31, 2016 the public protector was joined as a respondent due to her interest in the hearings. The first of these, the office of the public protector, is charged with protecting the public. Public protector thuli madonsela was the biggest winner after tuesdays constitutional court hearing into the nkandla saga, a legal expert has said. The president claims that there were political reasons behind the then public protector thuli madonselas report on nkandla.

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