It should be frowned upon for a minister or proxy to call a CEO of a state entity enquiring about opportunities for comrades, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
High level clouds. Cool.
A Twitter account impersonating NPA boss Shamila Batohi is suspended after it posts a tweet promising high-profile arrests.
All eyes are expected to be on PricewaterhouseCoopers forensic auditor Trevor White when he takes the stand at the state capture commission of inquiry.
A fake account purporting to belong to NPA head Shamila Batohi continues to tweet, despite being reported numerous times by the NPA’s official account.
From murders-by-appointment to the gruesome killing of seven family members and a tragic rape and murder in a post office, these are the 10 court cases that shocked South Africans in 2019.
Lobby group AfriForum has called on the National Prosecuting Authority to recommend a formal inquest into the death of football star Senzo Meyiwa.
The South African Police Service says the case of former mixed martial arts fighter, Patrick Luindula, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman at LaBoom night club in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, has been escalated to provincial level "as a matter of urgency".
The National Prosecuting Authority in Gauteng says it has learnt that lobby group AfriForum has withdrawn its private prosecution of a prominent businessman who allegedly raped his three-year-old granddaughter.
The National Prosecuting Authority has confirmed that it has charged EFF leader Julius Malema for allegedly firing a weapon in public during a party rally in the Eastern Cape in 2018.
It is a stretch to say Bongani Bongo's arrest is a high profile state capture arrest. He is not even a high profile politician; he is merely a low level fixer who was inexplicably appointed to Cabinet by Zuma, writes Ralph Mathekga.
The National Prosecuting Authority says ten people arrested in connection with the Amathole toilet scandal had a “prior agreement” to appoint private company Siyenza as the service provider for the toilet tender.
The lawyer for the Aggett family says they believe anti-apartheid activist Dr Neil Aggett was killed "either directly or through unrelenting systematic torture, abuse and neglect which pushed him to take his own life".
There is a long list of people who stood idly by, turned a blind eye or enabled the deterioration and destruction of state institutions, Hermione Cronje, the head of the National Prosecuting Authority's (NPA) Investigative Directorate, has said.
There is only so much the executive can do to assure citizens and prospective investors that there is change and that there is no room for the corrupt and crooked. An effective, efficient and independent NPA bringing the high profile state capture accused to book, will have a massive effect on public sentiment, writes Mandy Wiener.
AfriForum's Private Prosecution Unit has sent a letter to the National Prosecuting Authority demanding a decision be taken on former deputy national director of public prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba within two weeks. The letter was sent on December 5.
Sibusiso Ndlovu has been found guilty of 54 violent offences, ranging from rape, kidnapping and assault, in the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg sitting in Palmridge Magistrate's Court.
The National Assembly has resolved that former senior prosecutors Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi should not be restored to their senior positions at the National Prosecuting Authority.
New evidence shows that the EFF leader scored a R1m Merc, tyres for his luxury German sedan, a chartered jet, holidays in Zimbali and even legal fees from a Limpopo tender company.
The portfolio committee on justice and correctional services has resolved it would not recommend to the National Assembly to have Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi reinstated in their positions at the NPA.
The National Prosecuting Authority says it is continuing its probe of the Gupta-linked financial advisory group of companies by analysing company servers previously confiscated in a search and seizure operation.
The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) in Pretoria will appeal the conviction of a Vanderbijlpark father who shot and killed his son after he mistook him for a burglar.
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