AS IT HAPPENED: Nxasana 'remained steadfast' in the face of Zuma's remarks that he had to leave NPA, #StateCaptureInquiry hears

2019-08-19 16:00

The judicial commission of inquiry into state capture continues with additional testimony from former national director of public prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana.

Adriaan Basson: Connecting the dots of the Zupta fightback

2019-08-19 07:01

The actors enabling Jacob Zuma and the Guptas to have their way are desperate to divert attention away from their own sins to whatever mud they can throw at Cyril Ramaphosa, writes Adriaan Basson.

NPA to decide if EFF's Julius Malema will be prosecuted for discharging firearm next week

2019-08-15 08:26

The National Prosecuting Authority in the Eastern Cape says a decision will be made by August 20 on whether EFF leader Julius Malema will be prosecuted for discharging a firearm in public.

Double blow for Omotoso as Home Affairs official surprises him with bad news in court

2019-08-01 18:57

Rape-accused televangelist Timothy Omotoso has received a double blow after a Home Affairs official gave him some bad news in the High Court in Port Elizabeth, much to his amazement and that of his wife and supporters.

Less talk and more action, vows NPA boss Batohi

2019-07-24 21:48

National Director of Public Prosecutions Shamila Batohi has vowed to return the National Prosecuting Authority to an institution that South Africans can be proud of once again.

Jiba and Mrwebi have 10 days to tell Parliament why they should be reinstated

2019-07-19 11:38

Fired senior prosecutors, Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, have 10 working days to inform both houses of Parliament why they should be reinstated in their positions at the National Prosecuting Authority.

Private donor funding for NPA not set in stone - Lamola

2019-07-18 20:00

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola says discussions with the National Treasury will be initiated before a decision is made on the possibility of private funding.

Charges officially withdrawn against Johan Booysen and co-accused

2019-07-17 11:39

Racketeering charges against former Hawks head Johan Booysen and his other co-accused in the Cato Manor investigative unit saga have been withdrawn.

Parliament does not have to reopen inquiry into Jiba and Mrwebi - legal adviser

2019-07-10 21:54

The portfolio committee on justice and correctional services and the select committee on security and justice have received legal advice that they can determine their own procedures to deal with the Jiba and Mrwebi matter.

Funding a concern for corruption busters - the SIU and NPA

2019-07-10 07:19

Funding concerns were raised when two key institutions in the fight against corruption - the Special Investigations Unit and National Prosecuting Authority - made presentations to the portfolio committee on justice and correctional services.


Jiba and Mrwebi peddled misinformation to Zuma - former NPA head testifies

2019-08-19 15:05

Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana claims former president Jacob Zuma knew about an "orchestrated" campaign against him in the National Prosecuting Authority, led by Nomgcobo Jiba, Lawrence Mrwebi and Sibongile Mzinyathi.

NPA deputy director Silas Ramaite to vacate office after Ramaphosa approves early retirement

2019-08-18 14:45

Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions, Advocate Silas Ramaite (SC), will bid farewell to the National Prosecuting Authority at the Justice College in Pretoria.

Mashaba slams 'utterly ineffectual' NPA, asks Parliament to intervene on Joburg corruption

2019-08-06 17:12

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has written to Parliament to ask for its intervention in the City, saying he has received no assistance from Hawks head Lieutenant-General Godfrey Lebeya or NPA head Shamila Batohi.

ANALYSIS: Mdluli's conviction brings closure in the case that ripped apart the NPA

2019-07-31 11:00

The significance of Richard Mdluli's conviction is immense as it marks the end of an era of capture and destruction. It is a signal that a man who was seen as all powerful is in fact not above the law.

Was the Krejcir case a stitch up? NPA, cops deny conspiracy as IPID probes Czech crime boss's claims

2019-07-24 07:41

Nearly four years after being convicted and sent to prison, Czech crime boss Radovan Krejcir and his co-accused are on the offensive, claiming the case against them was an elaborate set up by police and politicians.

Private funding for NPA not 'a foregone conclusion' - Lamola

2019-07-18 20:39

Private funding for the National Prosecuting Authority is not cast in stone, more thought on it is needed to ensure the NPA's independence, Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Ronald Lamola said.

WATCH: 'I don't feel relieved, I feel angry', says Booysen about dropped Cato Manor charges

2019-07-17 13:19

Former Hawks official, Major General Johan Booysen, says he is still angry and that the word "relief" was not the correct word to use to describe how he felt about the withdrawal of charges against him and his co-accused in the Cato Manor Death Squad saga.

More than 10 years later, rape victim still seeking closure, blames NPA

2019-07-14 12:21

A has accused the NPA of failing to speed up a case against David Phala who allegedly raped her in 2008.

De Lille won't face prosecution over renovation, bribe complaints - NPA

2019-07-10 16:29

The NPA has declined to prosecute GOOD leader and Public Works Minister Patricia de Lille over two complaints about renovations at her home and an alleged attempt to solicit a bribe.

Batohi wants to repair NPA's 'massive credibility challenges'

2019-07-09 21:32

National Director of Public Prosecutions Shamila Batohi wants to repair the "massive credibility challenges" at the National Prosecuting Authority.

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