Outside of Shamila Batohi’s office, there is no recourse for survivors failed by errant prosecutors
Justice Minister Jeff Radebe stated recently that there is no crisis in the National Prosecuting Authority. This columnist begs to differ.
The NPA raised concerns about the judgment and called for the Investigating Directorate to be made a permanent entity without delay
Fresh billions will allow the appointment of 15 000 police trainees and prosecutors with skill in bringing financial crimes to court
Axed NPA officials Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi were accused of receiving bribes, but the latest state capture report makes no recommendations against any particular persons
If the four-year Zondo inquiry into state capture is to be worth a billion rand, the NPA has to bring those who looted the country to book. Yet it has performed inadequately for more than a decade
The man responsible for the withdrawal of corruption charges against former crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli is officially facing prosecution.
New National Director of Public Prosecutions Menzi Simelane has forbidden prosecutors to speak to the media without prior authorisation.
The National Prosecuting Authority has emerged as a stronger organisation following the Hefer commission, National Director of Public Prosecutions Bulelani Ngcuka said on Wednesday. ”We faced one of the toughest public tests any organisation can face. This does not happen with many institutions, especially not with organs of state,” said Ngcuka.
The National Prosecuting Authority remains silent about whether the witness will testify