Jiba meets her deadline, sends Presidency reasons why she should not be suspended

2018-08-10 16:57

The Presidency has received submissions from Deputy National Prosecuting Authority boss Nomgcobo Jiba in which she explains why she should not be suspended, pending an inquiry into her fitness to hold office.

Jiba and Mrwebi to face inquiries - Presidency

2018-08-01 18:43

President Cyril Ramaphosa has informed Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba and Special Director of Public Prosecutions Lawrence Mrwebi that he intends to institute inquiries into their fitness to hold office.

Jiba likely to remain at the NPA pending appeal against SCA ruling

2018-07-26 14:44

Deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba is likely to continue working at the National Prosecuting Authority while the General Council of the Bar of South Africa applies for leave to appeal against a ruling that paved the way for her return.

Nothing stopping Jiba, Mrwebi returning to work - NPA

2018-07-10 16:41

There is nothing stopping Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi from returning to work, the National Prosecuting Authority has said.

'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.

Breytenbach case: Court hears of agreement to shred data, duplicate hard drive

2017-10-11 19:43

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. 

Zuma's decision on Jiba, Mrwebi 'hardly surprising' - DA

2017-02-24 21:48

President Jacob Zuma’s decision to not suspend or institute an inquiry into the fitness to hold office of NPA advocates Lawrence Mrwebi and Nomgcobo Jiba is hardly surprising, the DA has said.

NPA's Jiba, Mrwebi granted leave to appeal

2017-01-30 15:13

The NPA's Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, who were struck off the roll of advocates, have been granted leave to appeal their case.

Mrwebi, Jiba must give reasons why they shouldn't be suspended - Zuma

2016-10-25 17:38

President Jacob Zuma has announced his intention to suspend National Prosecuting Authority advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi and asked them to provide him with reasons why he should not.

Editorial: Is it NPA heads or tales?

2016-09-18 06:10

A fundamental principle of criminal justice systems the world over is that justice must not only be done, but must be seen to be done to maintain the faith of ordinary citizens in the system.


Jiba welcomes opportunity to give her side of the story - lawyer

2018-08-02 19:00

Deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba has welcomed the opportunity she has been given to give her side of the story after President Cyril Ramaphosa decided to institute an inquiry into her fitness to hold office.

General Council of the Bar of SA files leave to appeal papers in Jiba, Mrwebi saga

2018-07-31 21:04

The General Council of the Bar of South Africa has approached the Constitutional Court for leave to appeal a Supreme Court of Appeal ruling in favour of deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba and her colleague, Lawrence Mrwebi.

Decision to appeal Jiba ruling not racist - General Council of the Bar

2018-07-18 16:45

The General Council of the Bar of South Africa says it was not being racially selective by applying for leave to appeal against the Supreme Court of Appeal ruling in favour of the NPA's Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi.

SCA overturns ruling that struck Nomgcobo Jiba, Lawrence Mrwebi off the roll of advocates

2018-07-10 10:30

The Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled that the National Prosecuting Authority's Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi be reinstated on the roll of advocates.

AfriForum does not respect judicial processes – NPA

2017-11-16 22:22

Following the announcement of AfriForum's intent to privately prosecute Nomgcobo Jiba, the NPA says it is clear that the lobby group has a "flagrant disrespect for due process and judicial processes".

Breytenbach believed the NPA would tamper with her computer

2017-10-10 19:37

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.

Zuma decides not to suspend Jiba, Mrwebi

2017-02-24 17:57

President Jacob Zuma has decided not to suspend or to institute an inquiry into the fitness of the NPA’s Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi and Advocate Nomgcobo Jiba to hold office.

Disbarred advocates state their case

2016-11-13 06:00

The deputy national director of public prosecutions, Advocate Nomgcobo Jiba, and special director of public prosecutions Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi – both on special leave – have told President Jacob Zuma that suspending them would be unlawful.

Breytenbach case postponed over permission to prosecute

2016-10-03 19:25

Former NPA prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach’s lawyer has questioned if the State had the necessary authorisation to continue with her trial on fraud and other charges.

What will Zuma do about NPA duo?

2016-09-18 06:09

The landmark judgment handed down this week in the High Court in Pretoria against advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi must be lauded as it is not only important for the legal profession in particular, but it serves to send a clear message about the high standard expected of the officers of courts.

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