NPA slams 'shocking' suspended sentence for man guilty of 2 130 child sex offences

2017-06-22 18:58

The NPA is to appeal a lower court's judgment that saw a convicted child sex offender in the Western Cape escape jail time because of "substantial and compelling circumstances".

Farlam strikes back at Phiyega

2017-06-18 06:01

Former police commissioner’s accusations regarding inquiry ‘baseless and a gratuitous attack on me’, says head of Marikana commission.

SCA slams Hlophe in judgment

2017-06-11 06:05

The Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled that Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe may have been biased in a case in which he granted an order in favour of a businessman represented by Hlophe’s own attorney.

Brown to launch own full-scale probe into Eskom

2017-05-25 12:09

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown will launch a full-scale investigation into Eskom, with the assistance of the Special Investigative Unit and a retired judge.

‘Devil attacked Sandile Mantsoe for doing work of the Lord’ - supporters

2017-05-24 19:41

Fellow members of alleged murderer Sandile Mantsoe's church say that the "devil is taking charge" of people like him "who profess to be working for God".

DA threatens NPA with court action over Nkandla

2017-05-19 16:41

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has asked NPA head Shaun Abrahams for a meeting to talk about the probe into security upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead.

NPA still investigating Zuma's Nkandla case

2017-05-15 22:31

The NPA still needs to investigate further before it will decide whether or not to prosecute President Jacob Zuma for corruption relating to Nkandla, the DA has said.

Gerrie Nel: Impossible to link politics to private prosecution

2017-05-12 12:59

Advocate Gerrie Nel, who heads AfriForum’s private prosecutions unit, says he was initially unsure about the idea, adding that it is impossible to link political motives to private prosecution.

No evidence at this stage suggests it was a coup plot - NPA

2017-05-02 16:17

There is no evidence at this stage that suggests that Elvis Ramosebudi allegedly hatched a plot to assassinate President Jacob Zuma, his Cabinet ministers and members of the Gupta family, the NPA has said.

BREAKING: NPA seizes half a billion rand in assets from corrupt official

2017-04-07 10:05

Houses, farms, cattle, vehicles and a luxury boat are among assets worth half a billion rand that have been seized from a syndicate involving a senior government official who looted state funds.


Court dismisses DA MP Breytenbach's application to have charges against her dismissed

2017-06-21 19:38

The Pretoria North Regional Court has dismissed an application for the dismissal of all charges against former prosecutor and DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach.

Still no answers

2017-06-11 06:50

Family in the dark four years after a police official allegedly caused a fatal car accident 21-year-old woman’s death.

Zuma's corruption scandal lays bare chaos in police

2017-06-08 07:28

A corruption scandal enveloping President Jacob Zuma’s administration has laid bare the chaos swirling around the law-enforcement agencies and their vulnerability to political manipulation.

Right to report on Karabo Mokoena case must be respected, says lawyer

2017-05-24 21:51

A media law expert says that the right of the media must be respect following a court ruling that the media could not broadcast or publish the bail application of Sandile Mantsoe.

Two assessments of security features at Nkandla - Nhleko

2017-05-22 14:01

Public Works Minister Nathi Nhleko says his department conducted a structural damage assessment to one of the security features at President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home, while the police have also conducted a security assessment.

I won't pressure NPA on Nkandla probe - Masutha

2017-05-18 18:27

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha says he cannot accede to a DA request to pressure the National Prosecuting Authority into probing Nkandla.

DA issues ultimatum to NPA on final Nkandla prosecution decision

2017-05-14 13:28

The Democratic Alliance has said it wanted a conclusive answer from the NPA as to whether it would prosecute President Jacob Zuma in relation to the Nkandla scandal.

Hawks not responsible for 'coup plotter' charges, says acting head

2017-05-04 14:49

MPs have been left unimpressed after new acting Hawks head Yolisa Matakata claimed the NPA, and not the Hawks, is handling the charges against so-called "coup plotter" Elvis Ramosebudi.

Zuma lied under oath about me willingly leaving office - Nxasana

2017-04-13 13:38

Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana has claimed that President Jacob Zuma lied under oath about him willingly leaving office.

NPA short of funds, but Abrahams gets R1.2m car

2017-04-04 06:39

Five days after Parliament heard that performance bonuses for prosecutors were re-assessed because of the NPA's lack of funds, it has emerged that NPA head, Shaun Abrahams, received a R1.2m car.

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