BP denies rumours of strategic investor

By Andy Rice 6 July 2010

BP shareholders have denied reports that the oil company is seeking a strategic investor to stave off takeover bids and raise more money to help pay its liability bills. That may be, but BP sure needs someone or something to help it out - oil from the Gulf of Mexico spill has now washed up as far afield as Texas Read more: Reuters



The Trojan Horse that wheeled R600m out of state-owned entities

By Susan Comrie for amaBhungane

Some firing squads are all issued with blank cartridges with the exception of one person. This helps alleviate personal responsibility for the execution squad.