Mpshe declines to comment

2014-10-10 16:15

Former acting NPA boss Mokotedi Mpshe has declined to comment on reports that he was informed that the corruption case against President Jacob Zuma carried "utmost gravity".

Spy tapes: 'Enough evidence to review decision'

2014-09-08 10:15

There was "sufficient evidence" on the so-called spy tapes for a review application of the decision to withdraw corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma, DA leader Helen Zille says.

Arbitrator appointed in spy tape matter

2014-08-23 09:00

Legal teams representing the DA, President Jacob Zuma and the NPA have agreed on an arbitrator to review the full-set of the so-called spy tapes records, Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille said on Friday.

DA questions origin of spy tapes

2014-08-04 11:17

Former crime intelligence head Mulangi Mphego's concerns over the veracity of secret recordings of conversations that led to corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma being withdrawn, strengthens the case for them to be made public, the DA says.

NPA mum on ex-head’s alleged affair

2014-08-01 11:08

The NPA has declined to comment on a report regarding its former head Mokotedi Mpshe's alleged affair with a colleague which rendered him vulnerable to blackmail.

DA: NPA must hand over tapes

2013-08-22 19:00

The National Prosecuting Authority's failure to hand over the so-called Zuma spy tapes would spark a constitutional crisis, the DA has said.

DA: NPA in contempt of court

2013-07-24 11:56

The North Gauteng High Court must interpret a ruling by the Supreme Court of Appeal compelling the NPA to hand over the so-called Zuma spy tapes to the DA, the court has heard.

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.

Radebe stifled arms probe - report

2012-11-18 21:15

Justice Minister Jeff Radebe reportedly blocked senior prosecutors working on the arms deal investigation from travelling to Switzerland to investigate secret bank accounts.

Zille hails ruling on Zuma records

2012-03-20 18:31

DA leader Helen Zille has hailed a Supreme Court of Appeal ruling giving her party access to the records that led to the suspension, in 2009, of criminal charges against President Jacob Zuma.

Court to rule on Zuma records

2012-03-19 22:14

The Supreme Court of Appeal is due to give judgment in an appeal by the DA in its pursuit of the records of the suspension of criminal charges against President Jacob Zuma in 2009.

Sources: SIU deputy head facing the axe

2010-11-28 15:56

President Jacob Zuma’s prime ­corruption-busting agency, the special investigating unit, is set to be rocked by the axing of its deputy head, sources say.

Bar Council attacks Radebe

2010-02-19 20:39

The General Council of the Bar has attacked Justice Minister Jeff Radebe for defending the appointment of Mokotedi Mpshe as a an acting judge.

Radebe must stop on Mpshe: LSSA

2010-02-14 21:59

Justice Minister Jeff Radebe must suspend the appointment of Mokotedi Mpshe as an acting judge of the North-West High Court in Mafikeng according to the LSSA.

GCB questions Mpshe appointment

2010-02-10 12:37

The General Council of the Bar of SA has called for Mokotedi Mpshe's appointment as acting judge to be put on hold amid concerns over the independence of the judiciary.

New NPA boss named

2009-11-25 15:10

The presidency has named Menzi Simelane, the former director-general of justice, as the new National Director of Public Prosecutions.

Spy tapes probe nearly done

2009-08-27 08:17

The investigation into the legality of the secretly recorded tapes that led to the dropping of charges against President Jacob Zuma is reportedly nearing completion.


Ngcuka - Don't blame me

2014-10-05 18:20

The former national director of public prosecutions Bulelani Ngcuka has lashed out at suggestions that his conduct was to blame for the dropping of corruption charges against Jacob Zuma.

Zille: Spy tapes ruling important for democracy

2014-08-28 10:52

DA leader Helen Zille has lauded the Supreme Court of Appeal order that the so-called "spy tapes" be released, after opposition by President Jacob Zuma.

Spy tapes: Legal battles ‘point to cover-up’

2014-08-18 15:52

President Jacob Zuma's protracted legal attempts to prevent the release of the so-called spy tapes to the Democratic Alliance points to a cover-up, opposition leader Helen Zille says.

Former spy boss drops spy tapes bombshell

2014-08-03 13:01

Former spy boss Mulangi Mphego has dropped a bombshell, which could lead to charges of corruption reinstated against President Jacob Zuma, a report says.

Mpshe ignored recommendations - report

2013-08-30 13:31

Former acting NPA head Mokotedi Mpshe has reportedly ignored recommendations to continue with the prosecution against President Jacob Zuma.

Spy tape ruling a victory - DA

2013-08-16 21:42

The court ruling that the acting NPA head must lodge a copy of the so-called Zuma spy tapes with the court registrar, is a victory for democracy, the DA says.

Zuma spy tapes battle continues

2013-07-24 08:28

The Democratic Alliance will head to the North Gauteng High Court to continue fighting for the release of the so-called Zuma spy tapes.

Full bench to hear 'spy tapes' bid

2013-04-29 10:55

A full bench of judges is to hear an application by the Democratic Alliance to be granted access to the transcripts of the alleged "spy tapes" of President Jacob Zuma, DA spokesperson James Selfe says.

No surprise at Zuma ruling, lawyers say

2012-03-20 22:25

The legal fraternity is not surprised by a Supreme Court of Appeal decision in favour of the DA, law professor Tom Coetzee says.

DA can challenge decision to drop Zuma charges

2012-03-20 13:03

The decision to drop corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma can be challenged by the Democratic Alliance in court.

DA bid to access Zuma documents fails

2011-02-26 08:34

The DA's bid to compel the National Prosecuting Authority to release documents on why it halted the prosecution of President Jacob Zuma has failed.

DA's Simelane theory rubbished

2010-09-14 21:21

The DA's theory of an ulterior motive in the appointment of Menzi Simelane as National Director of Public Prosecutions was "simply nonsense", counsel for President Jacob Zuma has argued.

Radebe defends Mpshe decision

2010-02-18 14:22

Justice Minister Jeff Radebe has defended his appointment of Mokotedi Mpshe as an acting judge, saying complaints against it are "politically motivated".

Ministry to answer Mpshe doubts

2010-02-12 23:00

The General Council of the Bar of SA is expecting to hear from the justice ministry on its complaint over the appointment of Mokotedi Mpshe as an acting judge.

New NPA boss 'lied to commission'

2009-11-25 16:29

The man who was accused of lying to the Ginwala Commission about Vusi Pikoli has now been appointed into Pikoli's former position of National Director of Public Prosecutions.

'Mpshe doesn't respect law'

2009-09-30 18:35

DA leader Helen Zille has accused acting prosecutions chief Mokotedi Mpshe of not respecting the law after he missed a second court deadline.

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