Menzi Simelane

Advocate labels former NPA boss ‘slimy, slippery and dishonest’

Mike Hellens has asked Menzi Simelane if he was trying to "duck the obligation" to hand over a letter after lawyers requested all correspondence.

‘No say in Ginwala inquiry’ – Simelane

Former NPA boss Menzi Simelane said that he did not determine what documents made up the government's submission to the Ginwala inquiry.

Zuma to proceed with Nxasana probe

President Jacob Zuma is going ahead with a probe into National Director of Public Prosecutions Mxolisi Nxasana's fitness to hold office.

Public prosecutions: The poisoned-chalice job

Past national directors of public prosecutions have struggled to remain untainted by political machinations.

NPA head blocked arms deal probe

Further damning evidence of how the former director general of the justice department, Menzi Simelane, scuppered the arms deal probe has emerged.

‘Simelane killed arms deal probe’

The former acting national director of public prosecutions had to write an angry letter to the justice department over Menzi Simelane's actions.

I need your advice on this, Mr Hulley …

Richard Calland lets us in on an imaginary conversation in the president's office which reveals Zuma's real conflicts of interest.

Simelane case shows need for rational executive decisions

The government might have thought that, after the ConCourt delivered its judgment Sanral's e-tolling matter, a new era had been ushered in.

ConCourt confirms Menzi Simelane’s appointment invalid

In a blistering judgment, the Constitutional Court has set aside President Jacob Zuma's decision to appoint Menzi Simelane as prosecutions boss.

Menzi Simelane’s appointment ruled invalid

The Constitutional Court has declared Menzi Simelane's appointment as National Director of Public Prosecutions invalid.

Editorial: Politicking among police

President Jacob Zuma's appointments to the prosecution service have poisoned South Africa's sensitive criminal justice system.

Simelane’s lawyer says decisions are up to Zuma

Lawyers for Menzi Simelane have argued that the Constitution gives the president the right to appoint whom he sees fit.

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Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories