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Zukisa Tshiqi: The quiet fighter
Zukisa Tshiqi: The quiet fighter
‘I can’t see you,” said the magistrate.
Ramaphosa makes his first ConCourt appointments
Ramaphosa makes his first ConCourt appointments
President Cyril Ramaphosa has made his first appointments to South Africa’s highest court. Justices Zukisa Tshiqi and Steven Majiedt — both...
Are critics of the judiciary legitimate or dangerous?
Are critics of the judiciary legitimate or dangerous?
As a branch of government, the courts must naturally be accountable for the exercise of their power. The means of achieving their accountability must be balanced against their necessary independence....
ConCourt dismisses case to have Jiba and Mrwebi struck from the roll
ConCourt dismisses case to have Jiba and Mrwebi struck from the roll
In a victory for axed National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) officials Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, the Constitutional Court has dismissed an...
Inquiry into Jiba and Mrwebi's fitness to hold office set to begin
Inquiry into Jiba and Mrwebi's fitness to hold office set to begin
The Justice Mokgoro inquiry into the fitness of advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi to hold office is expected to have its first hearing on...
Batohi's appointment as NDPP welcomed across the board
Batohi's appointment as NDPP welcomed across the board
The appointment of advocate Shamila Batohi as the new National Director for Public Prosecutions (NDPP) has been widely welcomed.
New NPA boss to be announced on Tuesday
New NPA boss to be announced on Tuesday
The new head of the National Prosecuting Authority is expected to be announced on Tuesday.
ConCourt to hear Bar's application for leave to appeal in Jiba, Mrwebi saga
ConCourt to hear Bar's application for leave to appeal in Jiba, Mrwebi saga
The Constitutional Court will hear an application by the General Council of the Bar of South Africa (GCB) for leave to appeal a Supreme Court of...
New Act, new council, new Bar
New Act, new council, new Bar
As the Legal Practice Act is about to come into effect, a new advocates’ association is being formed, which its founders say will be “unapologetically black and women-oriented”....
NPA abandons appeal on Jiba charges
NPA abandons appeal on Jiba charges
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) has withdrawn its application for leave to appeal a Pretoria High Court ruling that set aside the decision...
Jiba and Mrwebi to face inquiries – Presidency
Jiba and Mrwebi to face inquiries – Presidency
President Cyril Ramaphosa has informed the deputy national director of public prosecutions, Nomgcobo Jiba, and the special director of public...
Jiba likely to remain at the NPA pending appeal against SCA ruling
Jiba likely to remain at the NPA pending appeal against SCA ruling
Deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba is likely to continue working at the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) while the General Council of the...

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