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20 February 2017
                       
 
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31 Jan 2017
 
 
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel quits
LEGAL
The prosecutor who jailed Oscar Pistorius and former top cop Jackie Selebi has quit. News24 can reveal that career state advocate Gerrie Nel has given the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) 24...
 
 
16 Jan 2017
 
What is at stake in the ANC “succession” race?
RAYMOND SUTTNER
“The good news is that it was the last time we saw Jacob Zuma delivering the keynote speech at an ANC January 8 birthday celebration.” ‒ Max du Preez...
 
 
02 Dec 2016
 
Ministers' call for Zuma to resign signals internal rebellion in South Africa's cabinet
THE CONVERSATION
The call led by South Africa’s tourism minister Derek Hanekom at the meeting of the ANC’s National Executive Committee (NEC) for President Jacob Zuma’s resignation resembles the call for former...
 
 
30 Nov 2016
 
DA: Mmusi Maimane: Address by DA Leader, during a debate of national public importance, Parliament (09/11/2016)
Topics
Every one of us in this House knows that the office of the National Prosecuting Authority has been abused, over and over again, by the President to shield himself from the law and pursue his enemies.
 
 
07 Nov 2016
 
How Zuma has used the capture of South Africa's state institutions to stay in power
THE CONVERSATION
The withdrawal of charges against South Africa’s Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan by the country’s National Prosecuting Authority brings to mind events in 2008 when a judge quashed corruption...
 
 
16 Sep 2016
 
 
 
General Council of the Bar of South Africa v Jiba and Others (23576/2015)
HIGH COURT
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) on Thursday said it will consider its options after two senior prosecutions officials, Nomgcobo Jiba and her colleague Lawrence Mrwebi, were struck off the...
 
 
 
 
Daily Podcast - September 16, 2016
Podcast
Making headlines: Occupy Luthuli House mishandled by ANC leadership Scathing judgment against Jiba and Mrwebi And, Maimane looks forward to Gupta report
 
 
Scathing judgment against Jiba and Mrwebi
JUDGMENT
Two of South Africa's most senior prosecutions officials, Nomgcobo Jiba and her colleague Lawrence Mrwebi, were struck off the roll of advocates of the General Council of the Bar of South Africa on...
 
 
15 Sep 2016
 
DA: Glynnis Breytenbach says President Zuma has a duty to fire Jiba without delay
STATEMENT
The DA welcomes the judgement asserting that the sitting Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Nomgcobo Jiba, is not a fit and proper person to practice as an advocate, much less...
 
 
21 Feb 2016
 
DA: Nxasana charges the latest in a protracted witch-hunt
STATEMENT
The DA is concerned about reports in today’s City Press that charges have been laid against Mxolisi Nxasana which question whether the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Adv Shaun...
 
 
15 Feb 2016
 
DA MP Breytenbach expected back in court
POLITICS
Democratic Alliance (DA) MP and former prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach and her lawyer were on Monday expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on charges of obstruction and defeating...
 
 
12 Feb 2016
 
DA: Adv Glynnis Breytenbach on Jiba review says the fight for the supremacy of the Constitution continues
STATEMENT
Once again President Jacob Zuma’s irrational decisions are the subject of judicial review. In this instance the DA is in the midst of a review application requesting the Western Cape High Court to...
 
 
02 Dec 2015
 
DA: Adv Glynnis Breytenbach says Jiba answering affidavit pleads innocence without basis
STATEMENT
The embattled deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Nomgcobo Jiba, has finally filed her answering affidavit in the DA’s review application launched in the Western Cape High...
 
 
05 Oct 2015
 
 
 
Will Zuma go to jail?
RAYMOND SUTTNER
Charges against President Jacob Zuma have lingered throughout his rise and incumbency, even though the charges were withdrawn. It seems now that these questions may remain unresolved after his term...
 
 
07 Sep 2015
 
 
 
What is really at stake in election of a woman as president?
RAYMOND SUTTNER
ANC politics over the last few weekends has been dominated by leadership elections.  This weekend a man just one month below the threshold for membership of the ANC Youth League (ANCYL) of 35 years...
 
 
 
                       
 
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