"Security cluster coming under the influence of this shadowy group of people"

The Sunday Times has reported about leaked documents, detailing sensitive information on some of South Africa’s top banking bosses, their family members, a former cabinet minister and a rival in a lucrative tender deal.

The paper revealed on Sunday that the family has been at the forefront of an attack on South African banks after many closed the Gupta’s accounts citing suspicions of money laundering.

Economic Freedom Fighter's leader Julius Malema and Trevor Manuel are among the individuals who were allegedly spied on. CEO Maria Ramos confirmed all the travel dates plus her ID number as noted in the spreadsheet.

Political analyst Karima Brown shares details on this and other political headlines.

Most serious of course is the EFF's claim that they believe that this amounts to attempts on the life of the leader of the EFF, Julius Malema.

Karima Brown, Political analyst

People need to be reminded that state capture doesn't just relate to state owned enterprises, it also really talks very much to the question of the security cluster coming under the influence of this shadowy group of people. And, of course, we haven't heard a word from the state security minister whose agency seems to be directly implicated.

Karima Brown, Political analyst

Click on the link below to listen to the full audio....


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
#GuptaLeaks inquiry: We shouldn't hold our breaths - Brown

#GuptaLeaks inquiry: We shouldn't hold our breaths - Brown

Leaked emails implicating members of the Gupta family in alleged State Capture will be probed by a judicial commission of inquiry.

State resources might have been used to spy on journos

State resources might have been used to spy on journos

EWN's Barry Bateman says the documents released on pro-Gupta websites are professional surveillance identical to that of state

President Zuma: "Leaked emails indicate how transparent South Africa is"

President Zuma: "Leaked emails indicate how transparent South Africa is"

President Zuma says he doesn't know how authentic the #GuptaLeak emails are but insists an inquiry will lay the matter to rest.

'Gupta Paid Twitter' plot to spy on journos months in the making

'Gupta Paid Twitter' plot to spy on journos months in the making

Surveillance pics and smear allegations about Business Day and Financial Mail's Peter Bruce emerged on a pro-Gupta site on Monday.

Zuma's son and Gupta brothers could be summoned before Parly's Eskom inquiry

Zuma's son and Gupta brothers could be summoned before Parly's Eskom inquiry

Parliament’s Public Enterprises Committee discussed the scope of the inquiry which is expected to kick off in early August.

DA calls for Zuma's son and Ajay Gupta to be part of Eskom inquiry

DA calls for Zuma's son and Ajay Gupta to be part of Eskom inquiry

Members of Parliament have broadened the scope of the investigation to include allegations of state capture

Popular articles
[WATCH] A golden buzzer for South African trio on talent show

[WATCH] A golden buzzer for South African trio on talent show

Khabazela shares some of the most popular tweets, posts, and videos on 'What's gone viral'.

'The EFF seems to be trying to find scapegoats'

'The EFF seems to be trying to find scapegoats'

Deputy Editor at Financial Mail, Sikhonathi Mantshantsha, seems to be finding excuses as to why its leaders are in trouble.

I worked for that money! - Robert Madzonga (VBS shareholder Vele Investments)

I worked for that money! - Robert Madzonga (VBS shareholder Vele Investments)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Madzonga, who claims innocence and that Chairperson Tshifhiwa Matodzi lied to him.

Take a look inside BMW South Africa’s high-tech X3 producing factory

Take a look inside BMW South Africa’s high-tech X3 producing factory

The Rosslyn plant makes 15 BMW X3 SUVs per hour for export around the world. Bruce Whitfield interviews BMW SA's, Tim Abbott.

Pick n Pay sells most groceries in 5 years

Pick n Pay sells most groceries in 5 years

Recession? What recession? The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Pick n Pay CEO, Richard Brasher.

Support for #CherlyZondi as she wraps up her testimony against Tim Omotoso

Support for #CherlyZondi as she wraps up her testimony against Tim Omotoso

Wits Institute For Social Economic Research research associate Lisa Vetten looks at how witnesses cope on the witness stand.

Sanral considers new measures to 'aggressively' tackle Gauteng e-toll defaulters

Sanral considers new measures to 'aggressively' tackle Gauteng e-toll defaulters

Discussions between Sanral, and the Ministers of Finance and Transport have apparently reached an advanced stage.

'Racism is a daily thing in Hartbeespoort'

'Racism is a daily thing in Hartbeespoort'

Hartbeespoort Community Development Initiative spokesperson Russel Baloyi talks about racism in the community.