Cloud of political interference still hangs over NPA - Pikoli

2016-11-22 18:05

The political interference that led to the removal of former NDPP Vusi Pikoli seems to be still hanging over the prosecuting authority, he says.

Many South Africans capable of filling Madonsela's shoes - Pikoli

2016-06-22 14:27

There are many capable South Africans who could fill Thuli Madonsela’s shoes as Public Protector, former NPA head Vusi Pikoli says.

Slim chance of success in NPA's decision to appeal - Pikoli

2016-05-25 14:34

Former NPA head Vusi Pikoli says chances of success are slim in the NPA's decision to appeal a court ruling that corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma be reinstated.

Mbeki defends his axing Pikoli

Former President Thabo Mbeki has tackled those who accuse him of abusing State power over the suspension of former NPA head Vusi Pikoli.

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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.

Pikoli set to become Western Cape police ombudsman

2014-10-25 11:15

Former NPA head Vusi Pikoli is set to become the police ombudsman for the Western Cape, according to a report.

Cape Town police inquiry to hear final argument

2014-05-28 17:15

The Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry will hear final argument this week about allegations of police inefficiency and a breakdown in relations between the police and the community.

Emotions run high at Khayelitsha Commission

2014-01-27 18:20

A witness has broken down after recalling his story at the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry in Cape Town.


Era of retribution will come

2016-09-28 06:30

Those who now languish in the shadows after being ejected by a system that put other interests ahead of country and constitution shall rise again, says Solly Moeng.

Pikoli laughs off Public Protector role suggestions

2016-05-25 15:33

Former NPA head Vusi Pikoli has laughed off suggestions that he be considered for the role of Public Protector once Thuli Madonsela's term ends in October.

NPA won’t succeed in Spy Tapes appeal - Pikoli

Vusi Pikoli thinks the decision to appeal the spy tapes ruling is likely to fail.

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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.

Inquiry presents damning report on Khayelitsha policing

2014-08-25 14:55

The Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry has identified serious inefficiencies in policing in the area, with about 1% of cases resulting in convictions.

Khayelitsha Commission told of homophobic cops

2014-01-28 21:06

Some police officers at station level in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, are homophobic, the Khayelitsha Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Lack of sanitation a crime contributor

2014-01-24 22:38

Better sanitation for informal settlement dwellers could reduce Khayelitsha's crime problems, a local activist has told the Khayelitsha commission of inquiry.

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