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Acting NDPP Ramaite tackled for being ‘very philosophical’ at NPA top job interview

PRETORIA, November 14- Acting National Prosecuting Authority boss, Advocate Silas Ramaite was repeatedly urged to respond to questions directly when he was interviewed on Wednesday for the substantive National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) job he is vying for, against other candidates. “The problem, Advocate, you are not answering questions directly. That is the frustration […]

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Presidency refutes NDPP shortlist reports

PRETORIA, November 9 – The Presidency on Thursday refuted media reports purporting that certain individuals have been shortlisted as candidates for the position of National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP). “The panel, established by President [Cyril] Ramaphosa, to assist identify and select candidates for consideration is still busy with shortlisting. There is therefore no truth […]

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Embattled Moyane demands reversal of his dismissal

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – Beleaguered former South African Revenue Services (Sars) boss Tom Moyane’s lawyers have written to President Cyril Ramaphosa demanding that he reverse his decision to fire Moyane following recommendations from an inquiry led by retired Judge Robert Nugent. Moyane’s lawyers demanded that Ramaphosa withdraw their client’s dismissal letter by Friday, or face […]