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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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Ramaphosa to institute inquiries into Jiba, Mrwebi

JOHANNESBURG, August 2 – President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday informed the Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Advocate Nomgcobo Jiba and Special Director of Public Prosecutions Advocate Lawrence Mrwebi of his intention to institute inquiries into their fitness to hold office. The Presidency said that the inquiries would be established in terms of section 12(6) […]

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Officer says former head of Gauteng Hawks instructed him to implicate Mdluli in murder

JOHANNESBURG, March 20 (ANA) – A police officer told the South Gauteng High Court on Monday, that he was instructed by former head of Gauteng Hawks General Shadrack Sibiya to implicate former Intelligence boss Richard Mdluli’s in the murder of his love rival Oupa Ramogibe. Colonel Johannes Du Plessis testified that he investigated the Mdluli […]