The price South Africa pays for Zuma’s freedom
/ 21 July 2023

The price South Africa pays for Zuma’s freedom

The former president is probably correct in believing he will never serve another day in prison but he has shaken faith in the justice system

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Mkhwebane cries foul over lawyers, money and alleged extortion
/ 9 June 2023

Mkhwebane cries foul over lawyers, money and alleged extortion

She says her impeachment probe can’t go on until the state gets her a new attorney but has privately briefed one to demand the recusal of the chair of the process

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R30m legal fees stall Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s parliamentary inquiry
/ 8 May 2023

R30m legal fees stall Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s parliamentary inquiry

The suspended public protector wants the public to be told how much parliament is paying for the evidence leaders

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Zuma arms deal trial postponed until August
/ 17 April 2023

Zuma arms deal trial postponed until August

The delay has been forced by the former president’s latest application challenging the standing of state prosecutor Billy Downer

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Mkhwebane tells parliament to help her find money for a lawyer
/ 3 April 2023

Mkhwebane tells parliament to help her find money for a lawyer

The suspended public protector suggested she would take the impeachment committee to court if it continued, despite her not having state funding

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Ace Magashule featured from the outset in Vrede probe – Thuli Madonsela
/ 7 March 2023

Ace Magashule featured from the outset in Vrede probe – Thuli Madonsela

Not investigating politicians is a breach of standards, former public protector tells inquiry into her successor, Busisiwe Mkhwebane

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Madonsela says State Security Agency tried to snoop on CIEX-Bankorp probe
/ 6 March 2023

Madonsela says State Security Agency tried to snoop on CIEX-Bankorp probe

Former public protector says intelligence agency opened documents couriered to her by the department of international relations

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Two reports urge reform of JSC
/ 2 December 2022

Two reports urge reform of JSC

There should be fewer MPs on the commission to limit political interference in judicial appointment, Freedom Under Law and the Helen Suzman Foundation argue

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Mpofu moves for removal of evidence leaders in Mkhwebane inquiry
/ 28 November 2022

Mpofu moves for removal of evidence leaders in Mkhwebane inquiry

One of the grounds is the publication of a list of counsel and the fees they earned from litigation around the reports of the suspended public protector

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Mpofu moves to stall Mkhwebane’s impeachment inquiry
/ 13 September 2022

Mpofu moves to stall Mkhwebane’s impeachment inquiry

In a fractious exchange after he was denied a postponement, Mpofu told the chairman he should “chill” and his “day will come”

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Misconduct inquiry: Witness says Busisiwe Mkhwebane had final word on reports
/ 4 August 2022

Misconduct inquiry: Witness says Busisiwe Mkhwebane had final word on reports

But her colleague told parliament he could not say whether the suspended public protector would rewrite findings produced by her office

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Marikana matter not quite over for Ramaphosa
/ 6 July 2022

Marikana matter not quite over for Ramaphosa

The president successfully argued against the claim on seven counts but failed to persuade the court that there is no argument of a causal link between his actions and the fatal shooting of miners

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