New NDPP directorate demonstrates ANC's commitment to fighting corruption, party says

2019-03-20 21:06

President Cyril Ramaphosa's proclamation establishing an investigative directorate in the Office of the NDPP demonstrates the ANC's "seriousness in uprooting all forms of corruption through tangible action", the party has said.

#MokgoroInquiry: 'It is unlawful to place a prosecutor in a jurisdiction where they have no powers' – Hofmeyr

2019-02-15 15:44

Speaking in reference to suspended deputy NDPP Nomgcobo Jiba's decision, deputy NDPP Willie Hofmeyr says it is unlawful to place a prosecutor in a jurisdiction where they have no powers.

OVERVIEW: All you need to know about new NPA boss Shamila Batohi

2018-12-04 18:30

Advocate Shamila Batohi is the new head of the National Prosecuting Authority and the fist woman to take up the post.

OVERVIEW: 'Why are you sarcastic?' candidate slated during #NDPPInterviews

2018-11-15 09:51

The second day of interviews for short-listed candidates in the running for the vacant NDPP position has adjourned in the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

Glynnis Breytenbach pulls out of race for 'dream job' as NPA boss

2018-11-13 22:56

Democratic Alliance MP, Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach, is no longer in the running to take over as the new National Director of Public Prosecutions.

NDPP refused leave to appeal malicious prosecution ruling in retired judge's matter

2018-09-05 17:30

North Gauteng Deputy Judge President Aubrey Ledwaba has ruled that there are no prospects of another court reaching a different decision and ordered the applicants to pay costs.

Zuma likely to challenge NDPP’s decision to prosecute

2018-03-17 17:21

Former president Jacob Zuma may challenge National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Shaun Abrahams after he announced that the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) will proceed with prosecution against him.

Civil society welcomes decision to prosecute Zuma

2018-03-16 21:10

Despite civil society welcoming the decision of National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams to prosecute former president Jacob Zuma, the move has done little to warm their feelings towards Abrahams.

The unsung heroes of the Zuma prosecution

2018-03-16 19:28

The two people who fought a brutal battle of nine years to bring Zuma closer to justice were veteran politicians Helen Zille and James Selfe, along with the late attorney Mervyn Smith, writes Adriaan Basson.

Zuma's days in court far from over

2017-12-11 22:10

The conclusion of the court case relating to President Jacob Zuma's removal of Mxolisi Nxasana as NDPP, which found against Zuma, does not mean that the presidential schedule has been cleared of court proceedings.


Ramaphosa makes good on NDPP directorate promise, DA calls move smoke and mirrors

2019-03-20 19:46

President Cyril Ramaphosa has made good on one of his promises in the most recent State of the Nation Address by proclaiming the investigating directorate in the office of the National Director of Public Prosecutions.

South Africans offer 'Thuma Mina' for Ramaphosa's new corruption busting unit

2019-02-08 19:53

Citizens have submitted CVs barely a day after President Cyril Ramaphosa announced his plans to set up a new unit within the office of the new National Directorate for Public Prosecutions.

These 5 candidates made the cut for NPA boss - sources

2018-11-17 14:57

Following three days of tough questioning, the panel of interviewers looking for a new National Prosecuting Authority has chosen their top 5 candidates to fill the post.

OVERVIEW: Chauke tells panelist that he is being unfair at #NDPPInterviews

2018-11-14 10:04

Interviews for short-listed candidates in the running for the vacant NDPP position have adjourned at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.

Why the appointment of the NPA boss is so important

2018-10-23 14:50

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed a panel to help him appoint a new National Director of Public Prosecutions. This is how it will work and why it's important.

ANALYSIS: Ramaphosa's options...and who might be in the running for NPA boss

2018-08-13 17:42

The Constitutional Court granted President Cyril Ramaphosa a fighting chance to immediately start urgent repairs to the National Prosecuting Authority - one of the most damaged and debased institutions in our democratic architecture.

READ: Original indictment in Zuma case

2018-03-16 21:37

More than 10 years after being served with the original indictment, and later seeing the charges declared unlawful on procedural grounds, former president Jacob Zuma is to be charged with corruption, money laundering and racketeering.

Zuma innocent until proven guilty - ANC

2018-03-16 20:20

The ANC has called on South Africans to allow the prosecution of former president Jacob Zuma to unfold unhindered, saying he is innocent until proven guilty. Meanwhile, opposition parties say the "chickens have come home to roost".

Schabir Shaik on THOSE Zuma charges

2018-03-16 19:10

One-time financial advisor to former president Jacob Zuma, Schabir Shaik, has refused to comment on the National Prosecuting Authority's decision to prosecute Zuma on corruption charges.

'Conflicted' Zuma stripped of his powers to appoint NPA boss

2017-12-08 18:23

A groundbreaking North Gauteng High Court judgment has found that President Jacob Zuma acted recklessly when he offered former NPA boss Mxolisi Nxasana a R17.3m golden handshake to vacate his office.

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