The Court ordered the state to stop mass surveillance activities and ensure extra safeguards when the state applies for authorisation to intercept communications of journalists or lawyers.
Civil society group, Corruption Watch wants high ranking politicians who were implicated in the country’s 1999 multi-billion rand arms deal held to account.
Judgement has been reserved in an urgent application to review and set aside the findings of the Seriti Commission into the Arms Deal.
The High Court in Pretoria will on Tuesday and Wednesday hear an application by civil society organisations, Corruption Watch and Right2know, to review and set aside the findings of the Seriti Commission.
The Right2Know Campaign has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to implement all of the recommendations of the High-Level Review Panel on the State Security Agency.