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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.
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.
Advocate Shamila Batohi is the new head of the National Prosecuting Authority and the fist woman to take up the post.
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.
Democratic Alliance MP, Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach, is no longer in the running to take over as the new National Director of Public Prosecutions.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Interviews for short-listed candidates in the running for the vacant NDPP position have adjourned at the Union Buildings in Pretoria.
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.
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.
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.
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".
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.
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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