Mungo Soggot

Prison initiative arrested

Sources say infighting and jealousy to blame, report Robyn Scott and Mungo Soggot.

Auditor general’s arms deal probe goes ahead

Last Thursday Auditor General Shauket Fakie and the heads of the other two bodies probing the R43bn arms package -- met the president.

‘I smell a very big, dirty rat here’

The Nkobi family has instructed its lawyers to investigate the <i>M&G</i>'s report last week that the Nkobi family is a shareholder of Nkobi Holdings.

Evidence of ANC arms deal link

Political connections of a company that won part of the R43-billion arms package are at the centre of the latest disclosures in the unfolding scandal.

Shaik arms-deal link deepens

The brother of the defence secretariat's chief of acquisition has been a director, since 1996, of a company awarded contracts worth R400-million.

Ngcuka guns for IFP hardliners

On the eve of elections, the national director of public prosecutions is aiming to purge KZN of IFP rogue elements.

Top lawyer defends charges over fees

A top office-holder of the Law Society of South Africa has been accused of sitting on some clients' road accident pay-outs.

IFP whistle-blower was ‘set up’

The plot has thickened in the extraordinary saga of the businessman who accused the IFP of milking provincial coffers. Mungo Soggot reports.

Lawyers rattled after court raid on Cape firm

The legal industry around road accidents may be headed for the shake-up it has worked to avoid, writes Mungo Soggot.

Secret Mandela offer overturned by ANC

A compromise offer to review the use of bar-coded identity documents in the election was quashed by the ANC.

McNally banished to Pretoria

In the two months since his appointment, Bulelani Ngcuka has effected dramatic changes in South Africa's criminal justice system.

McNally abandons IFP prosecution

A major corruption probe in KwaZulu-Natal took a bizarre twist this week when Attorney General Tim McNally abandoned prosecution of IFP.

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