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Just what is the ‘new Net1’?

Just what is the ‘new Net1’? Financial Mail | Rob Rose | 25 November 2021 Fintech firm Net1 is still trying to shake the image of a company fleecing social grant recipients. But winning back legitimacy isn’t that easy. “Rehabilitation…

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Inside SA’s welfare-industrial complex

Rob Rose | Financial Mail | 25 November 2021 With a new Covid grant, and demand for a basic income grant spiking, companies such as GovChat are getting in on the action. Is SA risking another Net1 debacle? Eldrid Jordaan…

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Apartheid Banks: Explainer videos

The following is a recap of the work we’ve done on the Apartheid banks. Otherwise known as Belgium’s Kredietbank (now known as KBC Group) and its sister bank in Luxembourg (then known as KBL, but changed its name to Quintet…

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Annual Report 2020-2021

This report reflects the energy and commitment of the Open Secrets team to investigating the powerful and using the law to hold them to account.

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How do we imagine accountability and justice for State Capture crimes?
With Billions lost to State Capture, it's time we lay out a map towards justice for State Capture

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