The Mackays, who started their IT business inappear to have made a lot of money. The car includes 21st century hi-tech features such as DVD-guided satellite navigation and following-distance cruise control.
It also bid for a Sassa biometric verification tender, which will be central to the future grant payout system. Lembede controls or has major shareholdings in a range of ventures, spanning mining, financial services, forestry, property and telecommunications.
But Kebble also had the willing services of high-flying individuals to act as his conduits and — by their account unknown to them — to launder his money.
A settlement, on the other hand, would lay the matter to rest for a relatively paltry amount. Although the land was put out to tender, standard procedures were flouted and the properties at Big Bay, Bloubergstrand, were sold at substantially discounted prices.
But it was the car belonging to Yengeni's wife, Lumka, that earned the most gasps. I bought a car. In a number of cases these ventures have depended on state opportunities — tenders, privatisations, and operating licences — which have, in some instances, created conflicts of interest for state officials.
Then there was a flurry about a R red Mercedes convertible reportedly earmarked by EADS for Yengeni, but instead delivered to a close friend of his, Wivine Ndlandu Kavidi, the wife of a former Zairean prime minister. EOH is one of several bidders that have already made proposals to Sassa for a proprietary payment system.
The Sunday Times can reveal that Kebble and his father, Roger, bought cars worth at least Rmillion from just one dealership in Johannesburg between November and July Ncwana and his company are perhaps the closest to the Kebbles.
To ensure that grant payments were not interrupted, however, the court allowed CPS to keep its contract until it expired at the end of last month.
Marketing images online — the house was recently advertised to be sold for Rmillion — show huge west-facing windows, wide open decks, what looks like a dance floor and a perfectly trimmed pitch of green grass flanked by a long L-shaped pool. The matter has angered opposition parties and labour activists.
Some of these structures started life as legitimate trusts, others were born in fraud. The Sunday Times reported that "Dlamini's relationship with Ncwana has been the subject of speculation since the South African Social Security Agency Sassa scandal came to light and this is the first time that proof linking the two has been made public".
Leonora de Souza-Zilwa, spokesperson for the mayor, said transfer of the properties has not taken place.Business. Business Report. The Sunday Times reported that it "has seen text messages that confirm the minister's relationship with Lunga Ncwana, and reveal clandestine meetings, notorious.
The club is owned by businessman and ANC bigwig Lunga Ncwana, who bought the club from Mr Price in Parkhurst.
The team plays in the Vodacom league."We have invested a lot of money in this effort. Business Venture Investments Noowned by Mosehla, is the BEE partner of CPS, and is listed as Ncwana’s employer from October last year. It was a discount on a flashy 4x4 that got Tony Yengeni into hot water but, despite being forced from public office and ending up serving time in prison, expensive cars clearly remain close to the heart of the ANC former chief whip.
Mosehla was Ncwana’s best man when the latter also married a model. Like Jehan Mackay, Ncwana’s wedding attracted a “who’s-who” crowd. This one included minister Dlamini and president Jacob Zuma’s lawyer Michael Hulley. For his part, Hulley has also featured at numerous suspicious moments in Sassa’s tortured relationship with CPS.
Minister Bathabile Dlamini’s long-time special adviser, Sipho Shezi, has been fired. Shezi was informed of this on Monday, a day after revelations that Dlamini had sent a message to former.Download