There have been mixed reactions from political parties to the National Director of Public Prosecutions, Advocate Shamila Batohi’s decision to drop all charges against former SARS deputy commissioner Ivan Pillay and his former colleagues Andries Janse van Rensburg and Johan van Loggerenberg.
The NPA said the organisation has been placed in a very precarious position and is under immense strain due to financial constraints which are impeding its functions.
National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) boss, Shamila Batohi says it is disturbing that 100 cases of gender-based violence are reported to the police countrywide daily.
The National Director of Public Prosecutions, Shamila Batohi, has dismissed allegations that she was among those who received money from President Cyril Ramaphosa’s ANC leadership campaign.
The National Director of Public Prosecutions, Shamila Batohi, says any private funding to the NPA will be handled with transparency and accountability.