Streaming issues? Report here
Clement Manyathela 1500 x 1500 2020 Clement Manyathela 1500 x 1500 2020
The Clement Manyathela Show
09:00 - 12:00
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: The Midday Report with Mandy Wiener
See full line-up
The Clement Manyathela Show
09:00 - 12:00
Home
arrow_forward
Politics

Mkhwebane and EFF lose Constitutional Court appeal bid against Gordhan

29 May 2020 12:56 PM
Tags:
Constitutional Court
EFF
Advocate Busiswe Mkhwebane
Sars rogue unit
Pravin Gordhan Vs Mkhwebane

The minister's lawyer Tebogo Malatji reflects on the courts ruling on the so called Sars rogue unit report.

The leave to appeal application which the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane lodged in a case involving Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and the so-called South African Revenue Service "rogue unit" report on Friday was dismissed by the Constitution Court.

Mkhwebane and the EFF approached the court last year, seeking to appeal a court order that interdicted the Public Protector's remedial action against Gordhan while he took the report on review.

RELATED: Gordhan questions timing of Mkhwebane's report in affidavit

Clement Mayathela on the Midday Report speaks to Gordhan's lawyer Tebogo Malatji to give more insight on the judgment.

This is a precedent-setting judgment that clarifies a very important question, which is whether the Public Protector can be interdicted in the interim while a judicial review of a case is pending before the courts and it has to be applied to such an important interdict. Those matters were clarified and it was a significant matter indeed.

Tebogo Malatji, Lawyer - Public Enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan

Listen below to the full conversation:


29 May 2020 12:56 PM
Tags:
Constitutional Court
EFF
Advocate Busiswe Mkhwebane
Sars rogue unit
Pravin Gordhan Vs Mkhwebane

More from Politics

screen-shot-2020-10-21-at-75732-ampng

To say whistle-blowing was traumatic is an understatement - Bianca Goodson

21 October 2020 7:58 AM

Former executive at Trillian Management Consultants, Bianca Goodson reflects on how her life has been since she spoke out.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

screen-shot-2020-10-21-at-62531-ampng

Longwe Twala shot and killed Senzo Meyiwa - Senzo's cousin

21 October 2020 7:30 AM

Siyabonga Miya claims the police know who killed his cousin, but are not making arrests as they would arrest one of their own.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

201014 Agrizzi1

Agrizzi in ICU, doctors spent whole night trying to stabilise him - lawyer

20 October 2020 1:12 PM

Lawyer Daniel Witz says his client's condition is serious and the courts were notified of this.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

air-travel-flight-plane-airplane-aircraft-couple-family-holdiay-mask-covid-123rf

'There was risk based approach in revised list of high-risk COVID-19 countries'

20 October 2020 7:40 AM

Home Affairs minister Aaron Motsoaledi reflects on the new amended list of countries allowed to visit South Africa.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

191213 Floyd Shivambu2

VBS Mutual Bank: 'Floyd Shivambu faces real prospect of being arrested'

19 October 2020 8:01 PM

Bruce Whitfield interviews amaBhungane investigative journalist Dewald van Rensburg about his new book, "VBS: A Dream Defrauded".

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Zuma

Amnesty for State Capture: 'It’s an inherently bad idea' Or, is it?

19 October 2020 7:03 PM

Advocate Thuli Madonsela has set a cat among the pigeons with her idea. Richard Calland (UCT Public Law) is not impressed.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Gavel of judge in law court legal 123rflegal 123rf

FS high court overturns Senekal magistrate ruling and grants Andre Pienaar bail

19 October 2020 12:41 PM

Eyewitness News reporter Kgomotso Modise reflects on Pienaar's bail and the court appearance of a second suspect.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Covid-19 South Africa coronavirus stamp flag 123rf

'We need to stick to COVID-19 health protocols so that we avoid a second wave'

19 October 2020 7:54 AM

Social Development minister Lindiwe Zulu reflects on the concerning rise of the coronavirus infections.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200824mbalulagif

Niehaus and Mbabula feud 'gives us a glimpse of the push and pull within ANC'

16 October 2020 1:11 PM

EWN reporter Tshidi Madia says this is a sign of constant conflict and Mbulala thinks that some people are stuck in Nasrec.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

eskom-logojfif

The rot at Eskom: 10%+ of staff failed to declare financial interests says SIU

15 October 2020 8:24 PM

The investigating unit is uncovering the scale of corruption at Eskom. Bruce Whitfield interviews energy analyst Chris Yelland.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward