NPA deputy director Silas Ramaite to vacate office after Ramaphosa approves early retirement

2019-08-18 14:45

Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions, Advocate Silas Ramaite (SC), will bid farewell to the National Prosecuting Authority at the Justice College in Pretoria.

Acting NPA head Ramaite fumbles and falters during NDPP interview

2018-11-14 12:03

Advocate Silas Ramaite, the acting head of the NPA, is the first candidate to be interviewed for the job of National Director of Public Prosecutions.

Embattled Silas Ramaite, Hansie Cronje prosecutor on full list for NPA top job

2018-11-09 14:47

The Presidency has confirmed the full list of names of the people vying for the NPA's top job.

Silas Ramaite and the sex tape: Dirty tricks campaign or damp squib?

2018-11-05 20:49

It would seem that someone is trying to smear Silas Ramaite, but it is unclear whether this is related to the search for a new National Director of Public Prosecutions.

Will Ramaphosa settle on an insider for NPA top job?

2018-08-31 12:52

The president has been turned down by a number of advocates. Now he is looking inside the NPA to replace Shaun Abrahams, writes Adriaan Basson.

There were no prospects of successful prosecution in Ramaite's drunk driving case - NPA

2018-08-16 12:03

The NPA says there were "irreconcilable discrepancies" in the State's evidence against the newly appointed Acting National Director of Public Prosecutions in his 2011 drunk driving case.


OVERVIEW: #NPAInquiry hears testimony from acting NDPP Ramaite, former SCCU head Jordaan on first day

2019-01-21 15:30

Day one of the Mokgoro Inquiry into the fitness of advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi to hold office saw testimony from acting NPA head Dr Silas Ramaite and former SCCU head Chris Jordaan.

The good, the bad and the ugly of the NDPP shortlist

2018-11-11 07:02

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.

Justice minister 'deeply concerned' about Ramaite sex tape allegations

2018-11-06 12:30

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha says he is "deeply concerned" about the sex tape allegations involving acting National Director of Public Prosecutions Silas Ramaite.

Fears that acting NPA head is being blackmailed over alleged sex tape

2018-11-05 10:34

There are fears that the acting head of the NPA is being blackmailed, with rumours of a sex tape.

Who will lead the NPA?

2018-08-19 10:09

The political interference and impunity of the Zuma years have resulted in a hollowed-out criminal justice system.

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