Why the appointment of the NPA boss is so important

2018-10-23 14:50

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appointed a panel to help him appoint a new National Director of Public Prosecutions. This is how it will work and why it's important.

Simelane called 'slimy' in disciplinary hearing

2015-07-15 14:55

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane was called "slimy, slippery and dishonest" by pro forma advocate Mike Hellens during cross-examination at his disciplinary hearing.

You are trying to trip up the Bar - Simelane told

2015-07-14 20:36

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane has been accused of "trying to trip up the Bar" at his disciplinary inquiry.

I was not involved in Pikoli's suspension - Simelane

2015-07-14 13:05

Former national director of public prosecutions Menzi Simelane has told his disciplinary inquiry that he was not involved in the suspension of his predecessor at the NPA, Vusi Pikoli.

Inquiry provides Simelane an 'opportunity to clear his name'

2015-07-13 13:34

While there are enough facts for an application to strike former NPA boss Menzi Simelane off the roll of advocates, a disciplinary inquiry offers him a chance to clear his name, the inquiry has heard.

The courting of contempt

2010-11-14 13:00

‘Arented dog of a conspiracy theory.” Say what? You’ve got to give it to the ANC Youth League for consistency: the H for Woodwork, the E for Elocution and I for Ignorance seem endemic to its membership.


I forgot about the legal opinion - Simelane

2015-07-15 20:26

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane denied that he had lied about getting a legal opinion, saying instead that he had actually forgotten about it.

Simelane lambasted for alleged note-passing during disciplinary

2015-07-15 12:35

During a barrage of questions in the cross-examination of former NPA head Menzi Simelane, he allegedly passed a note to his attorney asking for help on how to answer.

The NPA needed to account to me - Simelane

2015-07-14 14:43

Former NPA head Menzi Simelane has reiterated that his older position of director general of the justice department made him the accounting officer of the NPA, and that it therefore meant the NDPP was accountable to him.

I did not make decisions about Ginwala inquiry submissions - Simelane

2015-07-13 19:25

Former NPA boss Menzi Simelane says that he did not determine what documents made up government's submission to the Giwala inquiry.


Mangaung Timeline

2012-12-12 12:18
Take a look at a timeline of the main events leading up to the ANC's national elective conference in Mangaung.

Take a look at a timeline of the main events leading up to the ANC's national elective conference in Mangaung.

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