Protesters storm Public Protector's office

2016-07-18 18:20

A group of protesters forced their way into Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s Pretoria offices and allegedly held some staff hostage, her spokesperson said.

NPA to approach ConCourt on ‘spy tapes’ ruling

2016-07-15 18:07

The National Prosecuting Authority says it will file an application for leave to appeal the High Court in Pretoria’s decision that President Jacob Zuma should face the corruption charges against him.

Why I deserve to be the public protector - candidates

2016-07-14 16:18

From standing firm in tough political situations to advocating for justice, each prospective Public Protector thinks they are the right person to fill Thuli Madonsela's shoes.

SACP welcomes SCA's parole ruling on 'unrepentant' Hani killer

2016-07-13 11:57

The South African Communist Party has welcomed the SCA’s order granting Justice Minister Michael Masutha leave to appeal against the parole ruling for Chris Hani's murderer Janusz Walus.

Gender group questions Judge Masipa's competence because of gender - Masutha

2016-07-09 16:00

A gender lobby has approached Justice Minister Michael Masutha questioning judge Thokozile Masipa’s competence because of her race and gender.

Madonsela critic now wants her job

2016-07-08 17:36

Ironically, ANC stalwart and MP Loyiso Mpumlwana, who has criticised Public Protector Thuli Madonsela on several occasions, is one of the candidates in line to fill her shoes in October.

Public Protector candidate Janine Myburgh: I'm committed to fairness

2016-07-08 07:34

Public Protector nominee and president of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry Janine Myburgh says filling the vacant position was the furthest thing from her mind at first.

Last day for Public Protector candidate input

2016-07-08 05:39

Today is the last day to lodge complaints or comment on the 59 Public Protector candidates.

Even Malema got postponements - Sparrow on 'unfair' Equality Court

2016-06-14 17:13

Realtor Penny Sparrow says the Equality Court proceedings against her had been unfair, and that even the EFF's Julius Malema "had been allowed postponements" in his hate speech case.

Advocate took 10 minutes to convince judges to release man wrongly jailed for murder

2016-06-01 11:52

Advocate Mokotedi Mpshe says it took him 10 minutes to convince the SCA judges that Marcus Mulaudzi, who had spent 10 years in jail, was innocent of murder.


Zuma appoints two acting ConCourt judges

2016-07-15 19:02

President Jacob Zuma has appointed judges Boissie Henry Mbha and Cagney John Musi to act as Constitutional Court judges.

Public Protector candidates declare past wrongs

2016-07-14 17:35

Reckless driving, procurement infractions, arrests during apartheid, and disciplinary processes regarding sick leave are among the declarations made by some of the candidates vying for the post of public protector.

Corruption Watch to 'look deeply' at shortlisted Public Protector candidates

2016-07-13 17:54

Corruption Watch says the public's participation is far from over in the process to find a candidate to replace Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Phillip Dexter - a potential Public Protector?

2016-07-11 07:58

Phillip David Dexter is a prominent South African politician and activist who could potentially be South Africa’s next Public Protector.

Sophy Noko hoping to land Public Protector job, despite controversies

2016-07-08 18:35

One of those in contention for the spot of public protector is KwaZulu-Natal Director of Public Prosecutions, Advocate Moipone (Sophy) Noko.

From people's advocate to people's protector hopeful - Advocate Dali Mpofu

2016-07-08 09:27

Advocate Dali Mpofu is one of 59 people who will be vying to fill Public Protector Thuli Madonsela’s position as her seven-year term ends.

‘I’ve been an activist all my life’ – Judge Siraj Desai on Public Protector bid

2016-07-08 07:32

News24 sits down with Public Protector nominee Judge Siraj Desai, who currently sits as a high court judge in the Western Cape, to discuss his chances of replacing Thuli Madonsela.

Limpopo man wrongly jailed for murder wants R28m

2016-06-21 11:46

Marcus Nndateni Mulaudzi intends to sue the State for R28m after he spent 10 years in jail for a murder he did not commit.

Zuma appoints new judges

2016-06-08 13:34

President Jacob Zuma has appointed new judges to the Supreme Court of Appeal and various high courts.

Zuma appoints Justice Bess Nkabinde as acting deputy chief justice

2016-05-23 18:47

President Jacob Zuma has appointed Justice Bess Nkabinde as acting deputy chief justice following Dikgang Moseneke's retirement.

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