NPA appeal papers: This is what Shaun Abrahams said

2018-01-19 19:05

National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams has argued that at no time during court proceedings was it suggested by the applicants that he acted improperly or that he is not a fit and proper person to occupy his position.

NPA approaches ConCourt to challenge ruling that Shaun Abrahams's appointment was invalid

2018-01-19 15:02

The NPA has filed an appeal with the Constitutional Court against a North Gauteng High Court ruling that its head Shaun Abrahams's appointment was invalid.

Gupta-linked companies feeling the pinch

2018-01-17 20:15

The walls are caving in on the Gupta family's empire as the NPA's Asset Forfeiture Unit targets R50bn worth of assets connected to the state capture report by former public protector Thuli Madonsela.

R50bn expected to be seized in 17 state capture cases - AFU

2018-01-16 15:40

The Asset Forfeiture Unit says it is hoping to seize at least R50bn in 17 cases it is currently investigating related to state capture.

Police investigate conflicting statements following death of farm worker

2018-01-08 23:15

Police are investigating why conflicting statements were sent out over a shooting incident at Tarlton after it was confirmed that a security guard, not a farmer as initially stated, was involved in the incident.

'Court ruling on Jiba shows that Abrahams must go'

2017-12-21 21:53

The Democratic Alliance has hailed a ruling by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, against embattled NPA boss Shaun Abrahams, saying that it has demonstrated that he is unfit for high office and that he should vacate his office.

Casac asks NPA boss to assure Zuma charges won't be dropped

2017-12-21 09:50

Casac has asked the National Director of Public Prosecutions' Advocate Shaun Abrahams to assure them that he will not withdraw charges against President Jacob Zuma until a Constitutional Court ruling has been made.

How Zuma tried to buy time from the law

2017-12-17 06:00

The NPA has decided to wait until February to determine whether to prosecute President Jacob Zuma after claims that his counsel is unavailable until next year.

Saftu slams Abrahams' extension of Zuma's deadline for representations on charges

2017-12-11 22:19

The South African Federation of Trade Unions has slammed the decision of NPA head Shaun Abrahams to extend President Jacob Zuma's deadline to submit his new representations on corruption charges.

High Court ruling on Shaun Abrahams 'a serious judicial over-reach' – MKMVA

2017-12-09 11:58

The Umkhoto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has described a High Court ruling which found the appointment of NPA Head Advocate Shaun Abrahams invalid, as a "serious judicial over-reach".


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2018-01-19 18:00

The SABC comes clean on R149 000 payment in Bathabile Dlamini interview, Shaun Abrahams is challenging the court ruling over his appointment and be alert of these five diseases you could contract if we run out of water.

Zuma files notice of appeal over appointment of NDPP

2018-01-18 19:24

President Jacob Zuma has filed a notice of appeal in the Constitutional Court over the ruling that the deputy president should appoint a new National Director of Public Prosecutions

NPA concludes Eskom payments to McKinsey and Trillian were criminal

2018-01-17 15:00

Eskom's payments to McKinsey and Trillian were criminal and a deliberate and fraudulent circumvention of the power utility’s supply management processes, the NPA has found.

McKinsey: We've been ready to pay back Eskom's money for two months

2018-01-16 14:09

Global consultancy McKinsey says it has written to Eskom five times since October to arrange to pay back the R1.028bn it earned for consultancy work, but Eskom has taken no action.

NPA sends MaNtuli’s docket back

2018-01-07 06:03

As the case involving the president’s wife – accused of having poisoned him – is returned to the Hawks for further probing, the possibility of her countersuing is mooted.

High Court sets aside Shaun Abrahams' decision to withdraw charges against Jiba

2017-12-21 14:06

The North Gauteng High Court has set aside the decision by NPA boss Shaun Abrahams to withdraw charges against his deputy Nomgcobo Jiba.

Best of City Press: ANC day of reckoning, Zuma dodges prosecution, and Afrikaner privilege

2017-12-17 19:22

In case you missed it, here are some of the most popular stories from City Press this Sunday.

Zuma files appeal papers in NPA boss saga

2017-12-14 11:16

President Jacob Zuma has applied for leave to appeal a ruling that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa should appoint a National Director of Public Prosecutions, saying the court "erred in law".

Shaun Abrahams extends Zuma's deadline for representations on corruption charges to end of January

2017-12-11 12:18

The deadline for President Jacob Zuma to submit his fresh representations to the NPA on corruption charges against him has been extended to the end of January.

Twitter reacts to Shaun Abrahams ruling

2017-12-09 09:08

The High Court in Pretoria has ruled that Advocate Shaun Abrahams, the national director of public prosecutions, must vacate his seat - and Twitter users didn't miss a beat. View the best tweets about the ruling here.

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