Nafiz Modack and co celebrate acquittal at Grand Café - the restaurant they were accused of extorting

2020-02-20 17:15

Alleged underworld figure Nafiz Modack and his co-accused - Colin Booysen, Ashley Fields and Jacques Cronje - had faced a litany of charges - from extortion to money laundering - in relation to an alleged racket which targeted the nightclub and restaurant security industry in Cape Town.

Court dismisses controversial Cape Town businessman Nafiz Modack's application to interdict cops

2020-01-23 22:00

National police commissioner General Khehla Sitole has welcomed a court ruling against controversial Cape Town businessman Nafiz Modack.

Top Cape cop denies being voice in alleged bribe recording

2019-10-14 15:00

One of the Western Cape’s top cops has denied he was the voice in a recording allegedly soliciting a bribe from Cape Town underworld figure Nafiz Modack.

WATCH: Massive escort for corruption accused Modack as he leaves court

2019-07-16 16:05

Businessman Nafiz Modack was flanked by a group of men who appeared to be ensuring his safe passage to the Cape Town Magistrate's Court on Tuesday where he, his mother, and a jailed police boss face corruption charges.

Nafiz Modack and his mother arrested on charges of paying top cop in return for favours

2019-05-07 15:18

Nafiz Modack and his mother Ruwaida Modack have been released on R5 000 bail, following their arrest on a corruption charge.

Fake communiqué claiming hit on underworld figure Nafiz Modack causes media frenzy

2019-04-02 12:36

An apparent Crime Intelligence report claiming that underworld kingpin Nafiz Modack had been shot dead in Cape Town turned out to be untrue.

Nightclub security boss Modack to be allowed back into Cape Town clubs, restaurants

2018-12-11 14:22

Cape Town nightclub security boss Nafiz Modack has succeeded in having his bail conditions amended to allow him to visit most restaurants and nightclubs in Cape Town.

Modack: I will help convict Mihalik's killers

2018-11-07 05:04

Alleged underworld kingpin and controversial Cape Town businessman Nafiz Modack says he will cooperate with authorities to get those responsible for the murder of his lawyer and close friend, advocate Pete Mihalik, behind bars.

Incoming Cape Town mayor Dan Plato raises questions about police's probe into Liyaqat Parker kidnapping

2018-09-19 11:00

A multimillion-rand ransom payment for the release of Cape Town businessman Liyaqat Parker has led incoming Cape Town mayor Dan Plato to raise several questions about the police's investigation of the kidnapping.

Nafiz Modack, Colin Booysen on high alert after 'Donkie' Booysen shot, wounded

2018-08-02 13:51

Legal representatives for suspected underworld figures Nafiz Modack and Colin Booysen say they are concerned that their clients' safety is being put in jeopardy by police who leave them exposed.


Nafiz Modack plans to appeal high court ruling, claiming top cops want to assassinate him

2020-01-24 18:14

Controversial businessman Nafiz Modack - who in legal papers claims he will be arrested, framed, "probably injured and possibly killed" by police - has said he will appeal a Western Cape High Court ruling that his application to interdict authorities from harassing him is not urgent.

Businessman in alleged bribe recording denies he was speaking to top Cape cop

2019-10-15 15:58

A Cape Town businessman recorded in what was reported to be the solicitation of a bribe on behalf of underworld figure Nafiz Modack has "emphatically" denied that the man on the other end of the line was Western Cape top cop Jeremy Vearey.

Alleged 'Cape Capture' of cops behind Booysen's extortion charges, says lawyer

2019-10-03 21:49

The "Cape Capture" of certain police officers is behind a plethora of charges against two of the four men accused in a club security extortion case, the Cape Town Regional Court has heard.

Convicted corrupt cop back in dock with Modack for alleged corruption

2019-05-16 16:27

Convicted corrupt cop Kolin Govender was back in the dock on Thursday, this time alongside underworld figure Nafiz Modack on corruption charges dating back to 2011.

'Malicious intent' behind fake Modack shooting communique - SAPS

2019-04-02 17:24

Police are trying to find out who is behind a report claiming that alleged underworld kingpin Nafiz Modack had been shot dead in a suspected hit in Cape Town.

SAPS Wars Part 1: The blurry blue line between the cops and the Cape underworld

2019-03-04 07:17

Cape Town gangs are fighting each other. So what’s new? Cape Town police are also fighting - and the two battles are disturbingly intertwined.

Mihalik murder: Magistrate bars photos being taken of lawyers in underworld extortion case

2018-11-12 17:27

In the wake of advocate Pete Mihalik's murder, no photographs of the legal practitioners representing four alleged underworld figures on trial for extortion may be taken, the Cape Town Regional Court has ruled.

Slain lawyer Mihalik was deeply involved with Cape Town underworld

2018-10-30 09:51

Criminal lawyer Pete Mihalik was deeply involved with the gangster underworld of Cape Town and is believed to have acted as "facilitator" between business and gangsters.

Co-accused in Modack extortion case murdered

2018-08-05 22:39

One of suspected underworld kingpin Nafiz Modack’s co-accused in an extortion case has been killed in a shooting in Cape Town.

Trial on the horizon for Cape Town night club security extortion accused

2018-07-27 12:59

Nafiz Modack and four others are expected to go on trial soon for allegedly extorting people in an effort to take over nightclub security in Cape Town.

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