Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan  testifies at the state capture inquiry in Johannesburg, which is investigating public sector corruption in South Africa. Photograph: EPA

Evidence that former president Jacob Zuma was a key facilitator of attempts to plunder state resources is mounting at an inquiry looking into public s(...)

Pravin Gordhan is sworn in as the new South African minister of public enterprises. Photograph: Rodger Bosch/AFP/Getty Images

South Africa’s new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has made substantial changes in his cabinet, which on Tuesday he described as a transitional team that (...)

South Africa’s finance minister Pravin Gordhan has gained widespread support locally and internationally for the manner in which he has tried to bring corruption and wasteful spending in government under control. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters

Details of “suspicious” bank transactions carried out by companies owned by a business family accused of using its relationship with president Jacob (...)

South African public protector Thuli Madonsela:  planned to release findings  on her last day in  office. Photograph: EPA/STR

A South African judge has ordered that the findings of an investigation into state capture by private interests be preserved and protected until Tues(...)

Jacob Zuma: legal case could lead to renewed corruption charges. Photograph:  John MacDougall/AFP/Getty

South Africa’s beleaguered president, Jacob Zuma, came under intense political and legal pressure on two fronts yesterday from the opposition Democrat(...)