It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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The ANC has nominated former finance minister Malusi Gigaba's former legal adviser, Kholeka Gcaleka, for Deputy Public Protector despite opposition MPs questioning her integrity and suitability for the job.
Glynnis Breytenbach says she found herself in the thick of a triple threat attack on the NPA by Menzi Simelane, Jiba and Mrwebi.
Former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach has told the Mokgoro inquiry how it came about that charges were dropped against former Crime Intelligence boss Richard Mdluli.
Democratic Alliance MP, Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach, is no longer in the running to take over as the new National Director of Public Prosecutions.
The Presidency has confirmed the full list of names of the people vying for the NPA's top job.
Former State prosecutor and current DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach has been acquitted of all charges relating to unauthorised access to, and modifying official laptop computer contents while still at the NPA, by the Pretoria North Magistrate's Court.
The ANC in Cape Town has resolved to lay a complaint against DA leader Mmusi Maimane and MP Glynnis Breytenbach, accusing the pair of unlawfully "interfering" in City of Cape Town matters.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane instituted legal action against Democratic Alliance members, Glynnis Breytenbach and Werner Horn, in an effort to have them retract alleged defamatory remarks.
Former prosecutor, and now DA MP, Glynnis Breytenbach says she duplicated the hard drive of her work computer because she believed that the NPA was not above tampering with, and manipulating, its contents after she had handed it in.
The Democratic Alliance will "push ahead" with its attempt to have Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane removed from office, after its request to initiate proceedings was tabled in Parliament.
The DA has described as "unfair sensationalism" a report by a global anti-corruption journalism organisation that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane received a $5 000 (roughly R70 000) payment linked to a broader network involving the Guptas in 2014.
Initially no one wanted to sign the letter in terms of which former state prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach was suspended, the Mokgoro inquiry has heard.
Being the National Director of Public Prosecutions would have been her dream job, but DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach has withdrawn from the shortlist of candidates for the sake of keeping politics out of the office.
A panel assisting President Cyril Ramaphosa with appointing a new National Director of Public Prosecutions has published a shortlist of candidates.
Mandy Wiener takes a look at the good, the bad and the ugly of the shortlist.
The DA’s Glynnis Breytenbach says Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi are “relics from a dark chapter” in the NPA’s history and must be removed from the institution “like cancer from a body”.
The Sunday Times says they were unaware that a "criminal indictment" against the Guptas and Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane, which they published, was identical to the one drafted by former NPA prosecutor and DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach.
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.
Glynnis Breytenbach's co-accused, with whom she faces charges relating to modifying official laptop computer contents, says there was an agreement to shred data and duplicate the hard drive.
Former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach has reiterated that the case against former police crime intelligence head Richard Mdluli is behind her suspension from the NPA.
The opening line of Advocate Glynnis Breytenbach’s new memoir reads: "I wouldn’t read my own memoir." But don't let that put you off.
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