Limpopo High Court overturns former top cop's not guilty verdict for theft

2018-04-25 14:28

A former senior Limpopo police officer's hopes to escape jail have been dashed after the High Court reversed her not guilty verdict for theft.

Blame the NPA, not AfriForum, for shambolic Malema corruption case

2018-04-23 10:08

Instead of blaming AfriForum – opportunistic as its move may be – Julius Malema should direct his wrath at advocate Shaun Abrahams and the NPA for failing to make a decision about his prosecution for almost three years, writes Adriaan Basson.

Gupta-owned mines' rehabilitation fund case postponed

2018-04-19 20:29

All parties involved in an urgent court application by the Gupta-owned Optimum and Koornfontein coal mines have agreed to postpone the case to May 31 and June 1.

NPA accused of reneging on Lamoer non-custodial sentence deal

2018-04-16 19:30

Former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and his co-accused say the NPA reneged on a plea deal, in terms of which they bargained for non-custodial sentences.

Prosecutors fume over new job for Shaun’s ‘pal’

2018-04-15 06:02

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) is facing another controversy following the appointment of Shaun Abrahams’ legal adviser to a new post apparently created just for him.

AfriForum pursues corruption and other complaints against NPA boss Shaun Abrahams

2018-04-11 15:32

Allegations of a covertly-funded fraudulent travel claim has led lobby group AfriForum to approach police to have National Prosecuting Authority boss Shaun Abrahams criminally charged.

Gerrie Nel, Trevor Manuel, Vusi Pikoli are State witnesses in SARS 'rogue unit' case

2018-04-09 15:04

The list of witnesses the State will be drawing on in their case against a trio of ex-SARS officials is throwing up names well known during the trial of former police commissioner Jackie Selebi as well as beleaguered SARS executives Tom Moyane and Jonas Makwakwa.

Timeline: Jacob Zuma gets his day in court

2018-04-06 07:55

A timeline of developments that led to corruption allegations against Zuma to the NPA dropping charges against him and then later, reinstating them.

Advocate Billy Downer to lead Zuma corruption case for State

2018-04-05 20:17

The same state advocate who successfully prosecuted fraudster Schabir Shaik will lead the corruption case against former president Jacob Zuma.

SARS 'rogue unit' execs' urgent application dropped following agreement with NPA

2018-04-04 08:52

An urgent application brought by three former SARS executives to stay prosecution against them on charges of corruption has been dropped after they reached an agreement with the NPA.


AfriForum's Malema move 'opportunistic' - NPA boss Shaun Abrahams

2018-04-24 18:05

National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams says lobby group AfriForum jumped the gun with its public announcement that it intended to privately prosecute EFF leader Julius Malema for corruption.

A priority legal system for high and mighty?

2018-04-22 06:01

In the recent past, many have observed that South Africa’s criminal justice system operates in parallels, writes Dumisane Lubisi.

NPA to make its own decision on Malema prosecution in August

2018-04-19 16:49

The National Prosecuting Authority says AfriForum's public announcement on the prosecution of EFF leader Julius Malema is disingenuous.

Guptas' Saxonwold compound raided to seize assets related to Vrede dairy farm case

2018-04-16 14:30

Law enforcement authorities have raided the Guptas' Saxonwold compound to seize assets from those implicated in the Vrede dairy farm case, the NPA says.

NPA hits back at AfriForum's corruption complaints against Shaun Abrahams

2018-04-11 18:46

The National Prosecuting Authority is defending its head, Shaun Abrahams, against allegations that he was involved in corruption, saying that the claims were "a desperate campaign to besmirch" his image.

Former SARS officials accused of spying on Scorpions

2018-04-09 19:16

The State's charge sheet against three former SARS officials, alleges that the accused monitored, recorded and transcribed conversations from the former Scorpions.

NPA after Nxasana for R158

2018-04-08 05:55

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) wants its former head, Mxolisi Nxasana, to pay back the money. Not the R17m golden handshake he received when he left in 2015, but R158.

Jacob Zuma to appear in court on corruption charges

2018-04-06 05:20

Proceedings in the Durban High Court, where former president Jacob Zuma will be facing charges of corruption, are expected to begin at 09:30.

SARS 'rogue unit' officials to appear in court, after withdrawing urgent application

2018-04-04 12:06

Three former SA Revenue Service executives will soon make their first appearance in a criminal court on charges of corruption, after they withdrew an urgent application seeking a stay of prosecution.

State lines up 207 witnesses for Zuma trial

2018-03-29 16:19

The State has lined up arms deal critics, former SARS employees, auditors, Special Investigative Unit and Financial Intelligence Centre officials to testify in former president Jacob Zuma's corruption trial.

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