NPA deputy tipped as new SIU head - DA

2015-01-27 15:36

DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach says deputy national prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba is tipped to become the new head of the Special Investigating Unit, but the presidency dismissed this.

DA wants review on NPA's effectiveness

2014-12-09 20:15

The DA is calling on the justice ministry to launch a review of the state and effectiveness of the National Prosecuting Authority given the judgment handed down in the Shrien Dewani murder case.

DA: Jiba must be removed

2014-09-01 13:09

The DA’s Glynnis Breytenbach, a former NPA prosecutor, has urged Justice Minister Michael Masutha to make the necessary recommendations to remove deputy NPA head Nomgcobo Jiba from office.

NPA delaying probe into leaks - judge

2014-08-14 09:06

Retired judge Zac Yacoob has expressed concern about a delay in getting documents from the NPA so that he can begin his investigation into media leaks at the prosecuting authority.

NPA IMU head resigns

2014-08-07 15:55

Suspended National Prosecuting Authority integrity management unit head Prince Mokotedi has resigned.

Suspended NPA official set to quit

2014-07-30 09:42

The head of the NPA's integrity management unit, who was suspended after a document on former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach was leaked to the media, plans to resign, the NPA says.

NPA mum on unit head's apparent suspension

2014-06-23 10:02

The NPA has declined to comment on a report that the head of its integrity management unit was served with a suspension notice after a document on former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach was leaked to the media.

Breytenbach unfazed by corruption charges report

2014-06-19 09:03

DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach is not perturbed by news that she may be charged for crimes ranging from corruption to racketeering as reportedly recommended in a final report by the NPA.

Breytenbach: Nxasana being targeted

2014-06-04 17:58

NPA head Mxolisi Nxasana is being targeted because he permitted the reinstatement of fraud and corruption charges against Richard Mdluli, a DA MP has said.

Authorities clueless about Breytenbach arrest

2014-02-21 12:42

A news report that former NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach is facing arrest could not be confirmed by the Hawks, police or NPA.

Breytenbach faces charges

2014-02-02 09:32

The National Prosecuting Authority could charge controversial senior prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach with fraud and corruption, according to a report.

Breytenbach to quit NPA, stand for DA

2014-01-26 07:09

Glynnis Breytenbach is leaving her job at the National Prosecuting Authority to stand for the DA in the general election, according to a report.

Mdluli lays charges against Breytenbach

2013-12-05 21:08

Suspended police crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli has laid criminal charges against Glynnis Breytenbach and two others, the police say.

Decision on Mdluli was illegal - judge

2013-09-23 20:19

The decision to withdraw fraud and corruption charges against former police crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli has been slated by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Breytenbach application dismissed

2013-07-19 10:37

NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach's application to be reinstated to her job was dismissed by the Labour Court in Johannesburg.

Breytenbach can still 'prosecute matters'

2013-07-02 19:36

The transfer of prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach does not take away the position she held before, the Labour Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Lawyer: Breytenbach's rights violated

2013-07-02 12:45

The NPA violated the constitutional and labour rights of prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach, the Labour Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Court to hear Breytenbach's application

2013-06-24 17:17

The Labour Court will hear prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach's application to be restored to her old job as regional head of the specialised commercial crimes unit, her lawyer says.

DA wants reason for Breytenbach's move

2013-06-14 17:09

The NPA’s decision to move prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach from its headquarters to the office of the director of public prosecutions "deserves an explanation", the DA says.

NPA files Breytenbach review

2013-06-13 22:28

The NPA has filed an application for the Labour Court to review the outcome of a disciplinary hearing, which cleared prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach of all charges against her.

No power to the people

2013-06-03 08:25

The people have spoken but no one is listening, says Mandi Smallhorne.

Breytenbach affair suggestion denied

2013-05-30 09:12

A lawyer has denied suggesting that an advocate had had an affair with suspended NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach, according to a report.

Radebe: Full jails a sign NPA is working

2013-05-29 14:27

Busy courts and over-crowded jails indicate that the NPA is doing a good job, Justice Minister Jeff Radebe says.

NPA to challenge Breytenbach ruling

2013-05-28 17:13

The NPA says it will bring a court challenge against a disciplinary hearing's ruling in favour of suspended prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach.


Zuma's ANC hell-bent on destroying Hawks - Breytenbach

2015-01-21 19:06

Prosecutor-turned DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach says the allegations that led to Hawks boss Anwa Dramat's suspension are baseless.

NPA: Raid reports inaccurate

2014-09-02 14:35

Reports about a raid on specialised commercial crime unit head Lawrence Mrwebi's office were "distorted and inaccurate", the NPA says.

NPA provides Yacoob with documents

2014-08-14 21:42

The National Prosecuting Authority has provided retired judge Zac Yacoob with documents so he can begin his investigation into media leaks at the prosecuting authority.

Intelligence committee must probe SSA unit - DA

2014-08-10 20:42

The JSCI must probe reports that state resources were abused by the special operations unit of the State Security Agency, the DA has said.

Mokotedi set to be charged - NPA

2014-08-07 09:57

Formal charges are set to be served on suspended NPA integrity management unit head Prince Mokotedi, the NPA has confirmed.

Minister tells NPA to keep mum on suspension

2014-06-25 10:07

The NPA has been instructed by Justice Minister Michael Masutha not to comment on any organisational matter, including the reported suspension of its integrity management unit head Prince Mokotedi.

No pending cases against Breytenbach

2014-06-20 11:00

There are currently no pending criminal cases against former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach, despite reports that she could face a number of charges, according to a report.

Breytenbach: MPs must probe NPA head

2014-06-11 18:29

The DA is seeking an urgent probe into the appointment of National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana.

ANC not worried about judge, Breytenbach link

2014-04-04 21:01

The ANC says it is not worried about the connection between DA candidate Glynnis Breytenbach and acting high court Judge Mike Hellens, who has ruled against the party.

Glynnis Breytenbach, NPA part on good terms

2014-02-06 16:23

Former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach, who resigned to join the DA, and the NPA have parted on good terms - but questions remain about a corruption probe against her.

Ramphele: SA can rise above BEE

2014-01-28 18:50

South Africa deserves better than Black Economic Empowerment, even though it was a noble idea, says DA presidential candidate Mamphela Ramphele.

Breytenbach files appeal

2014-01-22 16:39

Lawyers for embattled NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach have filed a record on appeal in the Labour Appeal Court over her internal transfer.

CFCR funds Breytenbach defence

2013-11-03 22:25

The legal fees NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach incurred trying to get her job reinstated have been paid by the FW de Klerk Foundation's Centre for Constitutional Rights.

NPA: Breytenbach an Israeli spy

2013-09-15 16:35

The National Prosecuting Authority claims senior prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach is a spy for ­Israeli intelligence agency Mossad - and it is pursuing criminal charges against her.

Judgment reserved in Breytenbach case

2013-07-02 21:18

Judgment on prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach’s application to be reinstated to her job has been reserved by the Labour Court in Johannesburg.

Breytenbach's new job 'not the same'

2013-07-02 18:45

Prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach's new job is not the same as the one she had before her suspension, the Labour Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Breytenbach to fight for her job

2013-07-02 08:56

Prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach will apply to the Labour Court in Johannesburg to be reinstated to her job.

Redeployed Breytenbach headed to court

2013-06-15 20:01

Prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach and her lawyer, Gerhard Wagenaar, will file an application with the labour court against her redeployment, says Wagenaar.

Breytenbach to be redeployed

2013-06-14 09:26

Prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach has been informed that she will be redeployed to the office of the director of public prosecutions and will no longer be in the Specialised Crime Unit.

Breytenbach review still on - NPA

2013-06-07 14:43

The National Prosecuting Authority will still take advocate Glynnis Breytenbach's case for a court review, even though she is allowed to return to work.

NPA to consider Breytenbach's return

2013-06-05 22:31

A deadline has been set for the National Prosecuting Authority to decide whether to reinstate prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach.

Possible talks between NPA, Breytenbach

2013-05-30 15:58

The NPA has sent a letter to prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach's legal team inviting them to discuss her possible return to work, her lawyer Gerhard Wagenaar says.

NPA manipulated by ANC, says FF plus

2013-05-29 22:00

Political interference by the ANC has left the NPA and the Special Investigating Unit virtually dysfunctional, the FF Plus says.

Advocate may sue over Breytenbach 'affair'

2013-05-29 11:21

A Johannesburg advocate intends to sue the NPA and other parties for suggesting that he and senior prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach had an affair, a report says.

Breytenbach finding welcomed

2013-05-28 13:48

The Centre for Constitutional Rights has welcomed a ruling made by a disciplinary hearing in favour of suspended NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach.

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