Mbeki defends his axing Pikoli

Former President Thabo Mbeki has tackled those who accuse him of abusing State power over the suspension of former NPA head Vusi Pikoli.

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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.

Pikoli set to become Western Cape police ombudsman

2014-10-25 11:15

Former NPA head Vusi Pikoli is set to become the police ombudsman for the Western Cape, according to a report.

Cape Town police inquiry to hear final argument

2014-05-28 17:15

The Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry will hear final argument this week about allegations of police inefficiency and a breakdown in relations between the police and the community.

Emotions run high at Khayelitsha Commission

2014-01-27 18:20

A witness has broken down after recalling his story at the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry in Cape Town.

Khayelitsha residents' concerns justified - SJC

2014-01-23 16:33

Social Justice Coalition Advocate Ncumisa Mayosi says grave concerns over the failure of Khayelitsha police to do their work are justified.

Still hope for ANC - Pikoli

2013-11-07 18:40

There is still hope for the ANC, as long as its members do not keep quiet about where the party is headed, former National Prosecuting Authority boss Vusi Pikoli says.

Pikoli speaks out in new book

2013-10-20 14:20

In a tell-all memoir, former national director of public prosecutions Vusi Pikoli says President Jacob Zuma’s supporters offered him his job back on condition that he promised not to reinstate corruption charges against the country’s leader.


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.

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.

Inquiry presents damning report on Khayelitsha policing

2014-08-25 14:55

The Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry has identified serious inefficiencies in policing in the area, with about 1% of cases resulting in convictions.

Khayelitsha Commission told of homophobic cops

2014-01-28 21:06

Some police officers at station level in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, are homophobic, the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Lack of sanitation a crime contributor

2014-01-24 22:38

Better sanitation for informal settlement dwellers could reduce Khayelitsha's crime problems, a local activist has told the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry.

Khayelitsha Commission visits 'field of death'

2014-01-22 17:54

The "field of death" is one of Cape Town's crime hotspots the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry has been shown during in loco inspections.

DA: Pikoli claims proof of interference

2013-10-21 16:34

The DA says that allegations made by former NPA head Vusi Pikoli are direct proof that the justice system is being abused for political purposes.

Spy report 'rubbish'

2013-08-18 17:02

Vusi Pikoli and others have poured scorn on ‘revelations’ that Zwelinzima Vavi and key SA figures are paid to advance US interests.

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