NPA to prosecute apartheid-era crime

2016-02-08 19:04

The National Prosecuting Authority intends prosecuting four members of the apartheid-era Soweto security branch for the murder of Umkhonto we Sizwe operative Nokuthula Simelane.

DA's Jiba challenge postponed after judge's mom dies

2016-02-02 11:06

The DA's application to have deputy national director of public prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba suspended has been called off because the judge's mother has died.

Arrest warrant for Durban prosecutor after she fails to appear in court

2015-12-09 21:31

A warrant of arrest has been issued for a Durban prosecutor who failed to appear in court, the National Prosecuting Authority says.

Oscar Pistorius arrives at court

2015-12-08 09:15

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius had to brave a large media contingent outside the High Court in Pretoria on Tuesday morning, with photographers jostling for space to snap a picture of the once-beloved athlete who is now facing more time behind bars.

Pistorius’s lawyers tight-lipped over possible bail application

2015-12-04 17:16

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers remained tight-lipped on Friday over his possible bail application.

Oscar 'gambled with the life of another' - SCA

2015-12-03 16:14

For Reeva Steenkamp's father, Barry, it is finally "over", but for Oscar Pistorius, it is probably the beginning of many years behind bars. This after the Supreme Court of Appeal set aside a 2014 culpable homicide conviction and replaced it with one of murder.

Dewani 'middleman' will not be prosecuted - NPA

2015-11-19 17:10

Hotel receptionist and "middleman", Monde Mbolombo, will not be prosecuted for his alleged involvement in Anni Hindocha’s murder, the National Prosecuting Authority says.

Ruling expected in FUL interdict against Jiba, Mrwebi

2015-11-19 05:34

The High Court in Pretoria will deliver its ruling in the Freedom Under Law’s application to have Specialised Prosecutions head Nomgcobo Jiba, and head of the Commercial Crime Court Lawrence Mrwebi barred from work.

KZN prosecutions boss gets squad of bodyguards

2015-11-17 14:57

KwaZulu-Natal’s director of public prosecutions Moipone Noko has been assigned a squad of police bodyguards after a “security threat”.

Court orders SA to pay back seized $9.3m to Nigeria

2015-10-30 20:09

A court has ordered South Africa to pay back Nigeria the $9.3m it seized at Lanseria Airport in terms of an order which should end a diplomatic row over allegations of illegal arms deals and money laundering.


New date set for DA's Jiba application

2016-02-05 10:07

A new date has been set for the DA's application to have deputy national director of public prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba suspended.

Jiba matter back to court

2016-02-02 05:47

The DA's case against deputy national director of public prosecutions, Nomgcobo Jiba, is back in court; the party wants Jiba suspended and subjected to a disciplinary inquiry due to her conduct in several matters.

Western Cape NPA a 'corruption free zone'

2015-12-09 17:08

The National Prosecuting Authority in the Western Cape have declared their workplace a corruption free zone.

No warrant of arrest for Oscar

2015-12-06 19:30

The National Prosecuting Authority has reiterated that no warrant has been issued for Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.

NPA wants Pistorius in court 'urgently'

2015-12-04 13:26

The National Prosecuting Authority wants convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius to appear in court and receive a harsher sentence "as a matter of extreme urgency".

NPA welcomes murder conviction for Oscar

2015-12-03 11:41

The National Prosecuting Authority has welcomed the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to replace Oscar Pistorius’s culpable homicide conviction with murder.

Application against Jiba, Mrwebi struck off roll

2015-11-19 13:17

An urgent application by rights group Freedom Under Law aimed at suspending two senior National Prosecuting Authority officials has been struck off the roll in the High Court in Pretoria.

High Court to rule on FUL application

2015-11-17 19:27

The High Court in Pretoria would rule if Freedom Under Law could continue with an urgent application aimed at suspending two senior National Prosecuting Authority officials.

Freedom Under Law want interdict against Jiba, Mrwebi

2015-11-17 09:19

Freedom Under Law will apply for an interdict to bar the head of Special Prosecutions Services Nomgcobo Jiba and Specialised Commercial Crime head Lawrence Mrwebi from work.

DA MPs walk out over Jiba questions

2015-10-15 15:28

Two DA MPs have staged a walk out during a justice committee meeting with the National Prosecuting Authority in Parliament.

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