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Franny Rabkin
Jiba’s debut keenly anticipated
Jiba’s debut keenly anticipated
Nomgcobo Jiba is expected to testify soon at the Mokgoro inquiry, giving the embattled and media-shy deputy prosecutions boss a chance to tell her...
The mystery of Agent SA71, Jiba and Mdluli on a flight to Durban
The mystery of Agent SA71, Jiba and Mdluli on a flight to Durban
The embattled deputy head of the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), Nomgcobo Jiba, was not crime intelligence “Agent SA71”. This is...
Agrizzi, Gillingham, Van Tonder face charges of corruption, money laundering
Agrizzi, Gillingham, Van Tonder face charges of corruption, money laundering
Three people including Bosasa’s former chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi appeared briefly in the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in...
High court found no ulterior motive when racketeering charge authorised — Jiba lawyer
High court found no ulterior motive when racketeering charge authorised — Jiba lawyer
The high court did not find any ulterior motive or bad faith when Nomgcobo Jiba authorised a racketeering charge against former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks...
Booysen: ‘I was prosecuted because I got in Edward Zuma’s way’
Booysen: ‘I was prosecuted because I got in Edward Zuma’s way’
Former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks boss Johan Booysen was charged with racketeering because he got in the way of the business interests of former president...
Breytenbach holds firm on Mrwebi
Breytenbach holds firm on Mrwebi
Lawrence Mrwebi was seated at the far end of a long conference table. “Colleagues, I presume you have come here to test my powers,” he...
Under Jiba, trend emerged of prosecuting those that got in the way — Hofmeyr
Under Jiba, trend emerged of prosecuting those that got in the way — Hofmeyr
There was a “very concerning” trend at the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) of prosecuting those viewed as “obstacles to corruption and...
No good reason to drop Mdluli prosecution, inquiry hears
No good reason to drop Mdluli prosecution, inquiry hears
There was no good reason to withdraw fraud and corruption charges against former Crime Intelligence Head Richard Mdluli, Pretoria director of...
Mzinyathi to testify before Mokgoro inquiry
Mzinyathi to testify before Mokgoro inquiry
Pretoria’s director of public prosecutions Sibongile Mzinyathi is expected to testify before the Mokgoro inquiry on Wednesday.
Jiba’s decisions were taken for 'nefarious' reasons, Mokgoro inquiry hears
Jiba’s decisions were taken for 'nefarious' reasons, Mokgoro inquiry hears
When asked whether any of Nomgcobo Jiba’s decisions when acting as the national director of public prosecutions (NDPP) could be put down to a...
Mdluli case was not ready for prosecution, Mokgoro inquiry hears
Mdluli case was not ready for prosecution, Mokgoro inquiry hears
The prosecution of former Crime Intelligence head Richard Mdluli was not ready for trial, counsel for Lawrence Mrwebi suggested at the Mokgoro...
Cross-examination of Mdluli prosecutor set to continue at Mokgoro inquiry
Cross-examination of Mdluli prosecutor set to continue at Mokgoro inquiry
A senior prosecutor was “worried” that, when corruption charges were dropped against Richard Mdluli, the former crime intelligence boss was...