MONEY FOR NOTHING

A course run by Financial Fitness Consulting promises to make ‘you R21,000 better off or we’ll refund your fee’. Guess what happened when one student asked for her money back?

INSURANCE ROULETTE

A smouldering cigarette butt dropped by a tipsy client not only burnt down an acclaimed country restaurant; it sparked a landmark insurance case.
CASHING IN ON CLARIDGES

CASHING IN ON CLARIDGES

Irish entrereneur Paschal Phelan has 'borrowed' the Claridges name for his new hotel in a bid to seduce SA investors.
THE TAC THINKS RIAN MALAN IS WRONG

THE TAC THINKS RIAN MALAN IS WRONG

Nathan Geffen, national manager of the Treatment Action Campaign, tells us why he thinks that Rian Malan's argument that the scale of the AIDS epidemic is seriously exaggerated was wrong. Malan counters. (See top of the home page for a fuller version of the exchange.)

FUZE BLUES

The Directorate of Public Prosecutions may seek to bar the press and public from the trial this month of a SA specialist technician accused of stealing secret arms technology worth R178m from a local company and selling it to Pakistan.
THE GREASY LIMPOPO

THE GREASY LIMPOPO

National director of public prosecutions, Bulelani Ngcuka, is investigating allegations in noseweek about secret backhanders to Limpopo Premier Ngoako Ramatlhodi.
NOTES & UPDATES

NOTES & UPDATES

Ranjeni Munusamy: miraculous resurrection / Speak to noseweek?: no Kahn do / e-tv: Debora boxed in / Aurora: loony spending
DR DOLITTLE

DR DOLITTLE

Attending an emergency wasn’t top of on-call physician Dr Peter Whitfield’s priorities. He was busy watching rugby. Now the patient who was relying on him will be under 24-hour care for the rest of his life.

WHO IS DILIZA MJI?

Dr Diliza Mji's rise from Durban ANC stalwart to international businessman has gone largely unnoticed. It has nevertheless been spectacular, and Mji has attained extraordinary wealth and influence in a very short time.

TANKS GUYS

When ANC stalwarts Moeletsi Mbeki - the president's brother - and Diliza Mji got into the arms trade they had little cash and scant knowledge of the business – but they clearly knew something the rest of us didn't.
KOEBERG'S SECRET MEDICAL FILES

KOEBERG'S SECRET MEDICAL FILES

It was only after leaving Koeberg, having been persuaded to take an early retirement package, that Ron Lockwood discovered he had leukaemia – and that the nuclear facility had been hiding evidence of his condition for years. His case is not unique

Rian Malan responds to TAC attack

Rian Malan responds to the TAC’s charges of massive errors in noseweek’s article about AIDS estimates in Africa. (See “Apocalypse When", in nose 52.)

CASHING IN ON CLARIDGES

CASHING IN ON CLARIDGES

Irish entrereneur Paschal Phelan has 'borrowed' the Claridges name for his new hotel in a bid to seduce SA investors. ...
 

MONEY FOR NOTHING

A course run by Financial Fitness Consulting promises to make ‘you R21,000 better off or we’ll refund your fee’. Guess what happened when one student asked for her money back? ...

INSURANCE ROULETTE

A smouldering cigarette butt dropped by a tipsy client not only burnt down an acclaimed country restaurant; it sparked a landmark insurance case. ...

CASHING IN ON CLARIDGES

CASHING IN ON CLARIDGES

Irish entrereneur Paschal Phelan has 'borrowed' the Claridges name for his new hotel in a bid to seduce SA investors. ...

THE TAC THINKS RIAN MALAN IS WRONG

THE TAC THINKS RIAN MALAN IS WRONG

Nathan Geffen, national manager of the Treatment Action Campaign, tells us why he thinks that Rian Malan's argument that the scale of the AIDS epidemic is seriously exaggerated was wrong. Malan counters. (See top of ...

FUZE BLUES

The Directorate of Public Prosecutions may seek to bar the press and public from the trial this month of a SA specialist technician accused of stealing secret arms technology worth R178m from a local company ...

THE GREASY LIMPOPO

THE GREASY LIMPOPO

National director of public prosecutions, Bulelani Ngcuka, is investigating allegations in noseweek about secret backhanders to Limpopo Premier Ngoako Ramatlhodi. ...

NOTES & UPDATES

NOTES & UPDATES

Ranjeni Munusamy: miraculous resurrection / Speak to noseweek?: no Kahn do / e-tv: Debora boxed in / Aurora: loony spending ...

DR DOLITTLE

DR DOLITTLE

Attending an emergency wasn’t top of on-call physician Dr Peter Whitfield’s priorities. He was busy watching rugby. Now the patient who was relying on him will be under 24-hour care for the rest of his ...

WHO IS DILIZA MJI?

Dr Diliza Mji's rise from Durban ANC stalwart to international businessman has gone largely unnoticed. It has nevertheless been spectacular, and Mji has attained extraordinary wealth and influence in a very short time. ...

TANKS GUYS

When ANC stalwarts Moeletsi Mbeki - the president's brother - and Diliza Mji got into the arms trade they had little cash and scant knowledge of the business – but they clearly knew something the ...

KOEBERG'S SECRET MEDICAL FILES

KOEBERG'S SECRET MEDICAL FILES

It was only after leaving Koeberg, having been persuaded to take an early retirement package, that Ron Lockwood discovered he had leukaemia – and that the nuclear facility had been hiding evidence of his condition ...

Rian Malan responds to TAC attack

Rian Malan responds to the TAC’s charges of massive errors in noseweek’s article about AIDS estimates in Africa. (See “Apocalypse When", in nose 52.) ...