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.
The former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks head, Johan Booysen, says he’s preparing to sue the state for wrongful arrest.
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.
Insufficient funding, high vacancy rates and the exodus of senior prosecutors are some of the main problems the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Advocate Shamila Batohi says the NPA is facing.
The former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks boss Johan Booysen says he is optimistic that the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) will drop the remaining charges against him