Phillip De Wet

New law to protect top torturers

Sections of South Africa’s draft International Crimes Bill are likely to be strongly opposed

Zuma runs out of legal road – and public money to build more of it

The president can opt to stymie the state capture probe further, but it may be for his own account

​Zuma: Ramaphosa can not be my co-President

President Jacob Zuma's legal team has filed an application to appeal his most immediate prior loss — his inability to appoint the next head of the NPA

Personal costs for ‘flagrant’ court abuser Zuma

​The high court in Pretoria delivered harsh reprimand of the conduct of President Zuma, finding that he acted “in flagrant disregard”

Good news, bad news for ANC rebels in Grahamstown court judgment

The High Court judgment has provided a glimmer of hope for those who have threatened similarly to challenge ANC proceedings.

Abrahams, NPA apply to appeal Nxasana judgment

President Jacob Zuma’s office on Friday said he too would appeal the judgment, even though he had not yet fully considered it.

Court sends not-so-innocent Shaun Abrahams packing too

In the 10 years of the Zuma administration SA had ten permanent NDPPs. Each had been due to serve a 10-year term.

The roast of Busisiwe Mkhwebane

The public protector was grilled so badly in court that she was left fighting for her professional life

R100m for ‘ads’, too little for ships

Commemorative events and memorials, as well as consultants, cost millions

Mkhwebane: Final Absa report isn’t final, so can’t be challenged

In June this year, Mkhwebane put her signature to a report that seemed to suggest that the government must recover R1.125-billion from Absa.

Mkhwebane says Reserve Bank is trying to remove her as public protector

The hearing is expected to wrap on Wednesday afternoon or during the course of Thursday morning.​

Gigaba, Reserve Bank pile more criticism on Mkhwebane

Gigaba has asked the court to overturn the entire Bankorp report rather than just striking down sections of it, as Absa and the Reserve Bank has asked

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