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.
Advocacy organisations have raised questions over the progress of the National Prosecuting Authority’s (NPA) investigations into the Marikana tragedy.
Parliament says it has received court papers from the lawyers of sacked National Prosecuting Authority head Nomgcobo Jiba.
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) head, Shamila Batohi, says civil society has played a central role in litigation that has held authorities to account and has protected the country’s young democracy.
Constitutional Law expert, Shadrack Gutto, has disagreed with Justice Minister Ronald Lamola’s decision to defend the National Prosecuting Authority’s attempts to seek private funding.
Justice and Correctional Services Minister Ronald Lamola has defended the National Prosecuting Authority’s attempts to seek private funding, saying its choices are limited.
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has slammed the National Prosecuting Authority’s attempts to seek private donor funding.