S. Africa: Mayor Faces Arms Deal Commission
Mayor of Cape Town Patricia De Lille has appeared before the Seriti Commission of Inquiry and said that charges she laid against some individuals over the multi-billion rand arms deal were never followed up on.
South Africa: Arms Deal Cases 'Disappeared' - Cape Town Mayor
SAPA, 24 July 2014
Charges laid against some individuals by Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille were never followed up and disappeared, she told the Seriti Commission of Inquiry on Thursday. Read more »
South Africa: How the Seriti Commission Is Failing
GroundUp, 18 July 2014
The Seriti Commission's approach is undermining the public's right to know, explains Kholiswa Tyiki, a journalist and researcher with Right2Know. Read more »
Daily Maverick, 17 July 2014
Former President Thabo Mbeki's appearance at the Seriti Commission into arms deal was supposed to shed a light on the top official's role in the scandal. It didn't. Instead, it… Read more »
A Hawk in flight. One of the jets purchased by South Africa in the arms deal (file photo).
Hearings into the multi-billion rand arms deal are now underway in Pretoria. Read more »