Former president Thabo Mbeki and former justice minister Brigitte Mabandla have filed affidavits in support of the decision to fire NPA Vusi Pikoli.
Cabinet on Wednesday conceded that the SAA board had consulted with the relevant minister on the settlement reached with CEO Khaya Ngqula.
The ANC parliamentary caucus has asked party lawyers to review the NPA Act in the wake of Monday's judgement in the Jacob Zuma case.
How did SA's Cabinet members fare this year? The M&G rates their performances and offers analytic insight.
SA may face fresh power cuts early in 2009 because the level of voluntary energy savings has fallen below the required 10%.
The success of the Jacob Zuma application took many by surprise. To be fair, the lengthy and reasoned judgement is hardly without legal controversy.
Last week's judgement in the Jacob Zuma corruption trial has several potentially far-reaching implications.
The National Assembly approves law amendments to allow women born out of customary marriages to inherit from their deceased parents' estate.
Johannesburg businessman Hugh Glenister's bid to stop the disbandment of the Scorpions will come before the Constitutional Court on Wednesday.
How justice boss asked Vusi Pikoli's staff to spy on him, helped the ANC with its anti-Scorpions submission, and told Mbeki the NPA was after him.
Suspended prosecutions boss Vusi Pikoli did not flinch on Friday when lawyers for his employer said that he lacked judgement.
Justice Minister Brigitte Mabandla's order against the prosecution of Jackie Selebi was a criminal instruction, Vusi Pikoli's lawyer said on Friday.
Sello S Alcock presents brief profiles of the members of the Judicial Service Commission's complaints committee who will decide Judge Hlophe's fate.
Hearings into suspended National Prosecuting Authority chief Vusi Pikoli's fitness to hold office will continue on Tuesday.
Suspended national prosecutions chief Vusi Pikoli was "bitterly disappointed" at a two-day delay in the inquiry into his fitness to hold office.
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It was touted to be a friendly, "inquisitorial" forum, but had all the elements of a bitter family feud where old comrades squared up in new battles. On the one side: the mandarins of the state and the political party that brought liberation, fighting to protect old networks of solidarity.
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and the South African Police Service are hard at work repairing their relationship ahead of a planned merger with the Scorpions, NPA acting head Mokotedi Mpshe said on Wednesday. "We're focusing primarily on salvaging whatever relations there are," Mpshe told reporters in Johannesburg.
The Democratic Alliance on Sunday accused Parliament's questions office of "obstructing" the party's parliamentary questions probing corruption. The questions office had disqualified two written questions on the grounds that they were too vague in terms of the National Assembly's guide to procedure.
Johannesburg businessman Hugh Glenister will likely hear next week whether his court bid to stop the government from disbanding the Scorpions has succeeded. The Pretoria High Court on Wednesday reserved judgement in his case, with Judge Willie van der Merwe indicating it was likely he would deliver judgement sometime next week.