Ramaphosa sent on his mission by a Bible, a squadron of Gripens and a new NDPP

2019-05-26 06:52

Moments after administering the oath of office to President Cyril Ramaphosa, while Loftus Versfeld Stadium erupted in song, Chief Justice Moegoeng Mogoeng tugged at the head of state’s right elbow, writes Pieter du Toit.

Why allegations of corruption against the judiciary are alarming

2019-02-06 12:52

The claim that a magistrate could be on the take, or could have been captured, has to be considered one of the gravest allegations to emerge from the state capture inquiry so far, writes Mandy Wiener.

Media must fight racism, economic exploitation relentlessly

2018-06-25 14:46

The media must be courageous and free to expose and hold all power to account, including private sector corruption, fronting, tax evasion, the destruction of the African environment, says Mogoeng Mogoeng.

Political party funding: 10 weighty quotes from Chief Justice Mogoeng's ruling

2018-06-21 15:46

Non-profit organisation My Vote Counts has previously argued in the Constitutional Court that it is critical for voters to know who funds political parties so they can make the right decisions.

UFS language policy is lawful, ConCourt rules

2017-12-29 10:37

The Constitutional Court has ruled in favour of the University of the Free State's language policy.

Zuma corruption charges: Time to draw a line in the sand

2017-10-17 08:22

Through its inaction, the judiciary runs the risk of being viewed by the citizenry as condoning Zuma’s efforts to avoid justice, writes Max du Preez.

This is what will happen if the motion of no confidence vote succeeds

2017-08-01 12:36

News24 explains what would happen if the vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma were to succeed.

Very few reasons for Mbete to dismiss secret ballot - expert

2017-06-22 22:45

There are very few substantive reasons that Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete could cite for dismissing a bid to hold a motion of no confidence in the president via secret ballot, an expert says.

United Democratic Movement v Speaker of the National Assembly and Others - read full judgement

2017-06-22 13:19

Whether the proceedings are to be by secret ballot is a power that rests firmly in the hands of the Speaker, but exercisable subject to crucial factors that are appropriately seasoned with considerations of rationality, writes Mogoeng Mogoeng.

JSC recommends Tlaletsi as Northern Cape Judge President

2017-04-06 12:25

The Judicial Service Commission says it will recommend Judge Pule Tlaletsi as the next Judge President of the Northern Cape High Court.

WATCH LIVE: MPs elect new National Assembly speaker and president

South Africa's sixth democratic Parliament is expected to elect the next speaker and the new president of the country in Cape Town. Watch.

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'I am not in the judiciary to be a celebrity' - Chief Justice Mogoeng warns judges against being captured

2019-01-30 19:07

South Africa's most senior judge - Chief Justice Mogoeng - has warned his colleagues against allowing themselves to be captured.

Parliament welcomes ConCourt ruling on political party funding

2018-06-21 17:49

Parliament has welcomed a ruling by the Constitutional Court which confirms that voters have the right to be informed about private funding of political parties.

Racial divisions must be addressed to protect SA's reputation - Mogoeng

2018-05-03 22:11

Constitutional Court Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says South Africans must take economic inequality and the land question seriously, if they want the country to become respected and prosperous.

Chief Justice warns political parties on taking cases to court

2017-10-26 05:15

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says political parties should not use the courts as a final recourse for their internal "family matters”.

English will be only language of record in courts - Mogoeng

2017-09-29 16:29

English will be the only language of record in South African courts, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has said.

With the Bill of Rights under siege, Mogoeng is a beacon of hope

2017-06-30 06:37

As a dark cloud of intolerance, violence and corruption looms over South Africa, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng is among the rare glimmers of hope, writes Anneke Scheepers.

Over to you Madam Speaker - Judge Mogoeng

2017-06-22 15:40

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete must make a rational decision on whether or not to allow MPs to vote by secret ballot in the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has ruled.

MPs won't vote differently in secret ballot - Zuma's lawyer

2017-05-15 23:15

The assumption that MPs will vote differently in a secret vote of no confidence is wrong, President Jacob Zuma's lawyer has argued in the Constitutional Court.

Gender transformation in spotlight at JSC

2017-04-03 22:35

Women need to take on leadership roles in the judiciary, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has said during interviews for new judges.

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