The one positive of this, even if some of it is depressing, is that there'll be life on the other side, writes Adriaan Basson.
If this was the only judgment against the Public Protector's reports, one might be entitled to consider that this was an aberration. Sadly, this is not the first time that a court has made a similar finding, writes Serjeant at the Bar.
Over time five different courts have ruled that Mkhwebane had lacked a fundamental understanding of the law, that her judgements were deeply flawed and that she had gone beyond her powers, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
This is the third report the Public Protector has had set aside by the courts and, in what is emerging as a trend with major investigations she has undertaken, the court again struck hammer blows to Busisiwe Mkhwebane's credibility as an investigator.
Former police minister Nathi Nhleko was apparently spotted at the offices of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane last week to interview for the recently vacated position of CEO.
President Cyril Ramaphosa had an obligation to disclose donations to his CR17 campaign, a duty imposed by a Constitutional Court judgment, according to arguments presented by counsel for the EF, advocate Vincent Maleka SC.
President Cyril Ramaphosa and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane face off in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Here’s your ultimate guide to the key issues expected to be argued, as well as a brief note on the terminology you can expect to encounter while following the case.
Former Public Protector Chief Operating Officer Basani Baloyi says in court papers there is a "crisis" at the Office of the Public Protector.
During proceedings, judges sought to understand how an order suspending the implementation of remedial action against Gordhan, as recommended by the Public Protector in her report, would affect the functioning of her office.
The case between axed Public Protector COO and the Public Protector herself has been postponed in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.
The Portfolio Committee on Justice and Correctional Services last month whittled down the original list of 26 people, who have applied or have been nominated, to just eight.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has been handed a series of damning court judgments, she has been accused of sloppy investigative reports and suspected of maintaining dubious political alliances. She has become an active political player. So, the question is: Why is she here, and what does she want? reports Sarah Evans and Kyle Cowan.
The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria's full-Bench judgment in the CR17-Bosasa case entrenched Parliament's powers, saved the legislature from having to do the impossible and provided further "evidence" for the removal proceedings of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.
The Public Protector and the revenue service have been engaged in a court battle over the former president's tax records.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has filed an urgent court application to halt parliamentary process to remove her from office, citing sweeping constitutional issues surrounding new rules.
The first of two days of arguments in President Cyril Ramaphosa's review application of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on his CR17 campaign closed with sweeping statements over Ramaphosa's alleged dishonesty to Parliament.
The office of National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has approved a motion to initiate proceedings for the removal of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.
In 2020, Busisiwe Mkhwebane is expected to keep up her pressure on the central bank with six more investigations in the pipeline.
The apex court will hear oral arguments in the latest round of the case that has pitted the public protector against the minister of public enterprises.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and axed Public Protector COO Basani Baloyi will face off in court.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has dismissed the institution's chief operating officer, Basani Baloyi, and suspended four senior officials and investigators. It is unclear in which investigations they were involved in.
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