Adriaan Basson


Selebi saga bags M&G top newspaper award

Imke Van Hoorn, Sapa-AFP

The saga of police National Commissioner Jackie Selebi has won the Mail & Guardian's investigations team the Mondi Shanduka Newspaper Award for story of the year, it was announced on Wednesday evening at the seventh annual awards ceremony held at the Wanderers club in Johannesburg.

You got it wrong, Mr Selebi

Mail & Guardian Online reporter and Sapa, Sapa-AFP

The Mail & Guardian has strongly objected to allegations made about it in an affidavit by police National Commissioner Jackie Selebi supporting his court application to stop the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) from prosecuting him. Selebi's bid was being heard in the Pretoria High Court on Friday.