Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is appearing before the Justice Committee to explain her recent public comments.
Retired Judge and chairperson of Freedom Under Law Johann Kriegler says he does not believe that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is fit for the office.
Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says those who are speaking out against her are doing so only because they are either facing disciplinary action or know of contemplated action.
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says he’s party will make sure that the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) move to have Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane removed from office does not succeed.
National Assembly Speaker, Thandi Modise, is to oppose Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s application to halt the process to declare her unfit to hold office.
COPE says it has chosen Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo to serve on the panel of experts to assess if there is prima facie evidence to justify a full-scale inquiry into the fitness of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to hold office.
Political parties must, on Friday, submit names of persons to serve on the independent panel that will kick off the process that could see the Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane, removed from office.
National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has confirmed that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s lawyers will serve them with court papers to halt the process to initiate her possible removal from office.
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s lawyers say the review matter before the High Court in Pretoria, between him and Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane should not be seen as a case of liability but of ethics.
President Cyril Ramaphosa’s application for a judicial review of the Public Protector’s report into the CR17 campaign Bosasa donation will continue in the High Court in Pretoria on Wednesday.