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Zamo Khwela vs. ILanga - 08 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 8 November 2018 Particulars Date of article: 20 September 2018 Headline: UThisha obindwe iqatha washona (Teacher choked by a piece of meat and died – He was attending a ceremony to introduce a bride at the in-laws) Page: 5 Respondent: Philani Mgwaba, editorial director: Ilanga Newspapers Complaint         
Kamjee Magana; Vuyani Ngalwana vs. GroundUp - 05 Nov 2018
However, his name appeared in his email address, and the Public Advocate has established that he was Mr Kamjee Magana. Complaint                                             This office has received two complaints about the same article that are practically identical, which is
Daniel Khanyile and Sibusiso Mkhize vs. Daily Maverick - 01 Nov 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 1 November 2018 Particulars Lodged by: Bongani Khanyile Attorneys Date of article: 7 June 2018 Headline: CoGTA in the Works: Department’s irregularity-riddled tender awards exposed Author of article and respondent: Kevin Bloom Complaint                          &nbs
Minister Lindiwe Sisulu, Dirco vs. Sunday Times - 23 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 23 October 2018 Particulars Complainants: Ms Lindiwe Sisulu, Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, and the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (Dirco) Lodged by: The firm Harris, Nupen, Molebatsi Date of article: 19 August 2018 Headline: Trim your bloated offices – Dlodlo: Public service chief warns c
Adv Boyce Mkhize vs. City Press - 22 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 22 October 2018 Particulars Date of article: 9 September 2018 Headline: Mega score for ‘victimised’ Mpumalanga exec Online headline: R2m payout for ‘victimised’ Mpumalanga exec Author of article: Sizwe Sama Yende Respondent: Dumisane Lubisi, editor Complaint              &n
Tristan Gouws vs. Daily Dispatch - 22 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 22 October 2018 Particulars Date of article: 17 September 2018 Headline: Zwelithini chosen to enrobe E Cape Author of article: Lulamile Feni Respondent: Kariem Hassan, internal ombud Complaint                                         
Colleen Khumalo vs. Daily Maverick - 18 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 18 October 2018 Particulars Date of article: 13 September 2018 Headline: LDonor funding graft: R100,000 bail for SA Branch Chief at US Centre for Disease Control; arrested on R25m corruption and fraud charges Author of article: Marianne Thamm Respondent: Thamm Complaint                  &nbs
Collins Letsoalo vs. Sunday Times - 18 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 18 October 2018 Particulars Complainant: Mr Collins Letsoalo, former acting CEO of the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) Date of article: 24 June 2018 Headline: Pay it back, AG tells Prasa’s 350% boss – Special audit finds that Collins Letsoalo was not due the hefty raise he gave himself Page: 3 Online: Yes
Brigitte Hass vs. Die Burger - 18 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 18 October 2018 Particulars Date of article: 13 August 2018 Headline: Onteiening sonder vergoeding: Trane en skok oor plaaslys; Dis soos dood in die familie – boer Page: 1 Online: Yes Respondent: Marga Ley, internal ombud Complaint                           
Gengezi Mgidlana vs. Sunday Times - 16 Oct 2018
Ruling by the Press Ombud 16 October 2018 Particulars Lodged by: Mr Gengezi Mgidlana Date of article: 15 July 2018 Headline: Parliament seeks luxury perks for top official, security vetting of staff – Proposal could mean taxpayers foot the bill for business class flights and five-star hotel stays for suspended secretary and his entourage Online: Yes Autho
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