Ivan Pillay

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Former president of South Africa Jacob Zuma. The commission was primarily established to investigate if Mr Zuma facilitated government corruption. Photograph: AP Photo

Some of South Africa’s key crime-fighting institutions were seriously weakened over the last decade by the suspension and persecution of senior manage(...)

South Africa’s finance minister Pravin Gordhan:  charged with fraud over early retirement package allegedly approved for a revenue official.  Photograph: Waldo Swiegers/Bloomberg

An email exchange in which a lawyer representing the South African Revenue Service (Sars) said he would not participate in the investigation of finan(...)

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 (...)

Pravin Gordhan, South Africa’s finance minister: many South Africans believe President Jacob Zuma and his allies are behind the charges. Photograph:  Jason Alden/Bloomberg

South African president Jacob Zuma and numerous local stakeholders have come out in support of embattled finance minister Pravin Gordhan, who is refus(...)