Category Archives: Fraud

Dentist & beautician are Eskom’s diesel suppliers

A dentist and a beautician are two of the Eskom-broken-2unlikely beneficiaries of multimillion-rand contracts that Eskom handed out to supply diesel for its power generators.

The shocking revelation comes in a week in which four senior Eskom officials were suspended pending an inquiry into a range of issues behind South Africa’s ongoing power crisis.


Criminals clone flying squad vehicle

Police in Johannesburg have impounded a cloned flying squad car. The vehicle has been used by criminals who have been posing as officers.

The fake police car has been implicated in at least  35 crimes around Johannesburg, including armed robberies.


Another South African ambassador get’s caught with a dodgy “degree”

SA’s US ambassador in new ‘dodgy degree’ drama


Mninwa Mahlangu – Photo: City Press

Johannesburg – South Africa’s new ambassador to Washington, DC, Mninwa Mahlangu, has set tongues wagging in the US after it emerged that he may have received his distance-learning degree from an unaccredited institution, City Press reports.