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Jiba’s plea to Ramaphosa: ‘Removing me will cause hardships to my family’

JOHANNESBURG, April 26 – In her submission to President Cyril Ramaphosa regarding the damning Mokgoro report, the now axed deputy national director of public prosecutions (DNDPP) Nomgcobo Jiba pleaded with Ramaphosa to give her a senior position in government instead of leaving her unemployed. The Presidency on Friday released Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi’s representations to […]

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DPP tells Mokgoro inquiry that Mrwebi withdrew charges against Mdluli without valid reasons

PRETORIA, 30 January – South Africa’s suspended special director of public prosecutions, Lawrence Mrwebi, withdrew charges against former crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli without supplying valid reasons, the Mokgoro inquiry heard on Wednesday. The evidence came from advocate Sibongile Mzinyathi, who is the director of public prosecutions in the North Gauteng division. He was testifying […]

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Jiba did not posses skills and experience to be acting NDPP – Breytenbach

PRETORIA, 29 January – Former State prosecutor Glynnis Breytenbach told the Mokgoro inquiry on Tuesday that suspended Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba did not have the skills nor experience to be appointed as the acting National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP). Retired Constitutional Court justice Yvonne Mokgoro is investigating the fitness of […]