Taxi rank shooting was traumatic - eyewitness

2015-07-28 13:48

An eyewitness to a shooting at an East Rand taxi rank has described the trauma of seeing a fellow passenger gunned down.

Zuma, Masutha still waiting for summons

2015-07-21 18:10

President Jacob Zuma and Justice Minister Michael Masutha have not yet been served with summonses relating to charges of corruption and defeating the ends of justice laid against them by watchdog group Accountability Now.

Case against 'Cato Manor death squad' takes a knock

2015-07-16 19:59

As members of the so-called "Cato Manor death squad" challenge the racketeering charges they face in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban, the notion that they might have been part of an elaborate criminal enterprise is on shaky ground.

Simelane called 'slimy' in disciplinary hearing

2015-07-15 14:55

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane was called "slimy, slippery and dishonest" by pro forma advocate Mike Hellens during cross-examination at his disciplinary hearing.

You are trying to trip up the Bar - Simelane told

2015-07-14 20:36

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane has been accused of "trying to trip up the Bar" at his disciplinary inquiry.

I was not involved in Pikoli's suspension - Simelane

2015-07-14 13:05

Former national director of public prosecutions Menzi Simelane has told his disciplinary inquiry that he was not involved in the suspension of his predecessor at the NPA, Vusi Pikoli.

'Hit squad' hits out at Jiba

2015-07-13 18:37

Members of an alleged police hit squad have launched a high court application to have racketeering charges against them set aside, and hold embattled NPA deputy head Nomgcobo Jiba responsible for their legal costs.

Newsmaker – New NPA boss Shaun Abrahams ‘hopes to get to the end intact’

2015-07-13 07:00

‘How did you know about my appointment before me?” new National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) head Shaun Abrahams asked as we sat down for an interview in his new office.

I was not appointed to protect specific individuals - new NPA head

2015-07-07 16:40

New National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams says he has not been appointed to the position to protect specific individuals.

Spy tapes: I didn't delay Zuma prosecution, says Mpshe

2015-06-30 16:09

Former chief prosecutor Mokotedi Mpshe insists it was not his decision to delay the prosecution of President Jacob Zuma.


Taxi shooting victim worked for NPA

2015-07-28 11:32

The woman who was killed during taxi violence in Tembisa was on her way to work at the National Prosecuting Authority.

Private group lays charges against Zuma, Masutha

2015-07-21 08:47

Charges of corruption and defeating the ends of justice have been laid against President Jacob Zuma and Justice Minister Michael Masutha over the R17m payout to former NDPP Mxolisi Nxasana, Accountability Now director Paul Hoffman says.

I forgot about the legal opinion - Simelane

2015-07-15 20:26

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane denied that he had lied about getting a legal opinion, saying instead that he had actually forgotten about it.

Simelane lambasted for alleged note-passing during disciplinary

2015-07-15 12:35

During a barrage of questions in the cross-examination of former NPA head Menzi Simelane, he allegedly passed a note to his attorney asking for help on how to answer.

The NPA needed to account to me - Simelane

2015-07-14 14:43

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane has reiterated that his older position of director general of the justice department made him the accounting officer of the NPA, and that it therefore meant the NDPP was accountable to him.

I did not make decisions about Ginwala inquiry submissions - Simelane

2015-07-13 19:25

Former NPA boss Menzi Simelane says that he did not determine what documents made up government's submission to the Giwala inquiry.

Inquiry provides Simelane an 'opportunity to clear his name'

2015-07-13 13:34

While there are enough facts for an application to strike former NPA boss Menzi Simelane off the roll of advocates, a disciplinary inquiry offers him a chance to clear his name, the inquiry has heard.

10 things you didn't know about new NPA head Shaun Abrahams

2015-07-08 10:06

Here are 10 things you may not know about newly appointed National Director of Public Prosecutions, Shaun Abrahams.

Spy tapes case: NPA 'deeply regrets' failure to file papers

2015-06-30 18:14

The NPA "deeply regrets" its failure to file its heads of argument in the DA's application to review the decision to drop corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.

Durban businessman allegedly back in NPA crosshairs

2015-06-30 14:44

The NPA’s ace advocate Gerrie Nel is believed to have spent two days in Durban last week, apparently in preparation to reinstate criminal charges against businessman Thoshan Panday.

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