The National Assembly has passed a resolution that former NPA boss Nomgcobo Jiba and Special Director of Public Prosecutions Lawrence Mrwebi should not be reinstated.
Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola has told the National Assembly that any form of donor money to the NPA will be managed by National Treasury and declared through proper processes.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to name and announce the new National Director of Public Prosecutions at the Union Buildings in Pretoria today.
Many foreign business owners have closed their shops and fled from Zeerust in the North West. This is after suffering attacks from locals who accuse them of drug dealing.
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Chief Whip and the Party’s Deputy Leader Floyd Shivambu has described Afriforum’s bid to pursue private prosecution against Julius Malema, as a nonsensical attempt to stop the political voice of the EFF.
A formal bail application of nine government officials accused of illegally releasing at least 36 foreign national parolees will be heard later in March.
The National Prosecuting Authority says more people have been implicated in the Eskom fraud case. Eskom’s former senior managers, Abram Masango and France Hlakudi appeared in the Johannesburg Regional Court on Thursday.
Parliament’s Justice Committee has resolved that neither Advocate Nomgcobo Jiba nor Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi should be reinstated in their positions at the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA).
The state has disputed claims by former President Jacob Zuma’s legal team that former National Prosecuting Authority boss Bulelani Ngcuka abused his powers and that he had political motives in the arms deal case.
The National Prosecuting Authority says they will re-enrol fraud charges against former crime intelligence boss, Richard Mdluli.