ROB ROSE: Why Shamila Batohi is wrong

The NPA boss says it takes six to nine years to prosecute someone. But why not be more strategic and bring fewer, more iron-clad, charges?

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ROB ROSE: Many more Tongaats yet to be revealed

As the Tongaat saga becomes more sinister, a new survey by PwC suggests we may only know 10% of the fraud taking place in boardrooms

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ROB ROSE: Warren Buffett on why CEOs go rogue

For those battling to figure out why we’ve had the corporate scandals we’ve had, Berkshire Hathaway’s founder reckons it’s all about pride

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ROB ROSE: The JSE on trial in Pembury Wild West saga

Will the JSE act at a company where directors say they’re having to work in a ‘mad’ environment, and the suspended CEO is on the rampage?

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ROB ROSE: 10-million jobless and rising ...

Two new reports on joblessness in SA paint a dire picture of the state of affairs. Yet the ANC stubbornly clings to its ‘pro-worker’ model

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ROB ROSE: The CEO exit myth ...

Tiger Brands’ stock fell 41% during Lawrence MacDougall’s tenure. Yet its chair says he did ‘extremely well’. So what would be poor in Tiger’s books?

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ROB ROSE: Impeach Motsepe?

It might have been unseemly to watch SA’s third-richest man gush about Trump, but fingers crossed, it’s just benign opportunism on his part

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ROB ROSE: ‘NHI isn’t why I left SA’

As experts warn of doctors fleeing SA over NHI, Life Healthcare’s CEO Shrey Viranna says his decision to emigrate to Australia has nothing to do with that

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ROB ROSE: Martin Levick: Once a dodger …

A new criminal complaint is being laid against the Genesis founder by old family friends who were duped in an alleged $22.5m deal

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ROB ROSE: Comair in brace position

Comair hasn’t made a loss for 73 years – but distinctly odd events at the airline in recent times suggest that record may be in danger

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ROB ROSE: No room for complacency in the media

As Julius Malema’s EFF rages against journalists, a frail media is torn about how to cover the party. Don’t ignore it, says Daily Maverick’s Branko Brkic

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ROB ROSE: Deloitte’s R11.8bn pickle

A billion here, a billion there, and suddenly you’re talking real money. How did Tongaat’s auditors get the numbers so wrong?

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ROB ROSE: Tongaat – why it matters

The PwC forensic probe is a reminder to all pension fund members that they must demand accountability from companies they invest in

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ROB ROSE: A Grisly reckoning for Old Mutual

A crippling leadership crisis, and now a body at its door. Can life get any worse for Old Mutual?

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ROB ROSE: SA is at the tipping point, the government needs to find its spine

SA’s largest private sector employer says now is the time for the government to stand up to unions — if it has the courage to save the country, that is

ROB ROSE: Shenanigans at Shoprite

Facing a swell of investor anger, chair Christo Wiese now says it’s clear that ‘we all get to the end of our shelf life’ — and that he plans to step down

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