Jacob Zuma says court was biased, files notice appealing permanent stay of prosecution ruling

2019-11-04 23:00

Former president Jacob Zuma says the Pietermaritzburg High Court "mis-focused" on the gist of his permanent stay of prosecution application and was biased against him when it dismissed it.

Browse Mole investigation played no part in Zuma prosecution - Vusi Pikoli says in court papers

2019-03-16 08:42

Former NDPP Vusi Pikoli has denied allegations that the Special Browse Mole Report, authored by the Scorpions over 10 years ago, reveals political manipulation of Jacob Zuma's prosecution.

Former NPA boss Vusi Pikoli joins SAA

2019-01-15 17:31

SAA appoints Vusi Pikoli as Chief Risk and Compliance Officer.

NDPP appointment process a step in the right direction - former NDPP Vusi Pikoli

2018-10-23 07:11

Former National Director of Public Prosecutions Vusi Pikoli says the process to be adopted in appointing a new prosecutions boss is unprecedented and a "step in the right direction".

Gerrie Nel, Trevor Manuel, Vusi Pikoli are State witnesses in SARS 'rogue unit' case

2018-04-09 15:04

The list of witnesses the State will be drawing on in their case against a trio of ex-SARS officials is throwing up names well known during the trial of former police commissioner Jackie Selebi as well as beleaguered SARS executives Tom Moyane and Jonas Makwakwa.

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.


Nelson Mandela school appoints Vusi Pikoli and Dr Ian Goldman as adjunct professors

2019-03-27 21:31

The Nelson Mandela School of Public Governance has announced the appointment of advocate Vusi Pikoli and Dr Ian Goldman as adjunct professors.

Why former NDPP Vusi Pikoli decided to charge Zuma with corruption

2019-03-15 09:08

Former National Director of Public Prosecuting Authority Vusi Pikoli has laid bare the reasons why he decided to institute corruption charges against former president Jacob Zuma in 2005.

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.

Vusi Pikoli: 'I have no intentions of going back to the NPA'

2018-08-14 09:09

Former NPA boss Vusi Pikoli has closed the door on speculation that he might be returning to the post.

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.

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