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AllAfrica.com
Tshwane Unrest in Spotlight Before Parliament's Police Committeecases were still under investigation, four had been withdrawn and 107 were befo
Tshwane Unrest in Spotlight Before Parliament's Police Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
cases were still under investigation, four had been withdrawn and 107 were before court. 'Criminality a dominant factor' ANC MP Angelina Molebatsi asked if the police were sure that a third force was not behind the violence. Acting National... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Is Busi the new Thuli?behalf of that department. Her experience in the public protector's office as
Is Busi the new Thuli?
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
behalf of that department. Her experience in the public protector's office as an investigator stood her in good stead with ANC MP Bongani Bongo, who said she would be familiar with the work and be able to "hit the ground running". The DA, however,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
And then there was one: The woman likely to be the next Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebanedown to a law professor, two judges and two women advocates with links to intel
And then there was one: The woman likely to be the next Public Protector, Busisiwe Mkhwebane
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
down to a law professor, two judges and two women advocates with links to intelligence. Judge Siraj Desai was one of the ANC MPs’ front-runners. He was the only one left after Sheriff for Belville Advocate Nonkosi Cetywayo, who after working for... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Tshwane unrest in spotlight before Parliament’s police committeecases were still under investigation, four had been withdrawn and 107 were befo
Tshwane unrest in spotlight before Parliament’s police committee
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
cases were still under investigation, four had been withdrawn and 107 were before court. 'Criminality a dominant factor' ANC MP Angelina Molebatsi asked if the police were sure that a third force was not behind the violence. Acting National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mkwebane Selected As Public Protector Candidatethat members of Parliament had asked. I recommend her to be the next public pro
Mkwebane Selected As Public Protector Candidate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
that members of Parliament had asked. I recommend her to be the next public protector, she has a fine brain," she said. ANC MP Werner Horn said they were are feeling ambivalent about the candidate, while ANC MP Bongani Bongo said she was right... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mkhwebane selected as Public Protector candidatethat members of Parliament had asked. I recommend her to be the next public pro
Mkhwebane selected as Public Protector candidate
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
that members of Parliament had asked. I recommend her to be the next public protector, she has a fine brain,” she said. ANC MP Werner Horn said they were are feeling ambivalent about the candidate, while ANC MP Bongani Bongo said she was right... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SABC Denies Giving Ex-CEO R18 Million Golden Handshake"Most of the questions we had to respond to today were because of media reports
SABC Denies Giving Ex-CEO R18 Million Golden Handshake
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
"Most of the questions we had to respond to today were because of media reports. But now you can hear the truth from us." ANC MPs serving on the portfolio committee agreed with Muthambi, saying they were under another impression because of what... Read more
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iol.co.za
MPs set to grill SABC top brassyears ago, infighting at the SABC led to the dissolution of its board by Parlia
MPs set to grill SABC top brass
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
years ago, infighting at the SABC led to the dissolution of its board by Parliament after an inquiry chaired by then ANC MP Eric Kholwane. Businesswoman Irene Charnely was appointed to lead an interim board of the SABC. The fight to get... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Springbooks - Rugby Stars Gift Rural School With Librarylimited, having heard that they have to walk to another village to get to a lib
Springbooks - Rugby Stars Gift Rural School With Library
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
limited, having heard that they have to walk to another village to get to a library, that is check number one," he added. ANC MP Dudu Manana applauded the Springboks for helping to build a better future for the learners. "... The library will... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Springbooks: Rugby stars gift rural school with librarylimited, having heard that they have to walk to another village to get to a lib
Springbooks: Rugby stars gift rural school with library
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
limited, having heard that they have to walk to another village to get to a library, that is check number one," he added. ANC MP Dudu Manana applauded the Springboks for helping to build a better future for the learners. "…The library will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Protector - and Then There Were Fiveconcerns over the funding of her organisation. The DA's Glynnis Breytenbach sa
Public Protector - and Then There Were Five
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
concerns over the funding of her organisation. The DA's Glynnis Breytenbach said she met the requirements of the job. ANC MP Bongani Bongo supported Shivambu, while DA MPs made kissing noises while he was speaking. He said she was very... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
You have such a fine brain, but sometimes you lose it – Khoza to ShivambuIt’s not appropriate as the chair." Hint of tenderness At one point, Khoza ev
You have such a fine brain, but sometimes you lose it – Khoza to Shivambu
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
It’s not appropriate as the chair." Hint of tenderness At one point, Khoza even suggested DA MP Phumzile van Damme and ANC MP Dr Patrick Maesela take an argument they were having over "value judgments" outside, as it was evolving into a... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Public Protector stakes: And then there were Five – will ANC favourite Judge Siraj Desai storm to a win?called on parliamentarians to find consensus. But the discussions around Desai
Public Protector stakes: And then there were Five – will ANC favourite Judge Siraj Desai storm to a win?
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
called on parliamentarians to find consensus. But the discussions around Desai indicated widely differing views. ANC MP Bongani Bongo led the charge to maintain that Desai qualified because he was a judge, had a human rights track record... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Public Protector: and then there were fiveorganisation. The DA's Glynnis Breytenbach said she met the requirements of th
Public Protector: and then there were five
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
organisation. The DA's Glynnis Breytenbach said she met the requirements of the job. The ANC labelled her as arrogant. ANC MP Bongani Bongo supported Shivambu, while DA MPs made kissing noises while he was speaking. He said she was very... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Judge Desai stays on public protector listProf Narnia Bohler-Muller, Chris Madibeng Mokoditwa, MT Goodman (nee Shai), and
Judge Desai stays on public protector list
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
Prof Narnia Bohler-Muller, Chris Madibeng Mokoditwa, MT Goodman (nee Shai), and Jill Oliphant should fall off the list. ANC MP Nic Koornhof said Desai’s interview was colourful and he was a fit and proper candidate for the job. The NFP said it... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Insults recalled as ANC defeated in Mogale City under DA and EFF link-upMabe who kept on insulting EFF in Parliament‚" he said. In 2014‚ during the #p
Insults recalled as ANC defeated in Mogale City under DA and EFF link-up
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
Mabe who kept on insulting EFF in Parliament‚" he said. In 2014‚ during the #paybackthemoney protests in parliament‚ the ANC MP called DA leader Mmusi Maimane a rented black and a fake priest. The EFF leaders Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu she... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cobblestones, aircon make our working conditions equally bad, MP tells sex workerssome of the tribulations they face in their jobs – including rape, murder, and
Cobblestones, aircon make our working conditions equally bad, MP tells sex workers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
some of the tribulations they face in their jobs – including rape, murder, and having their children taken away from them – ANC MP and Gauteng ANC Women's League provincial chairperson Patricia Chueu pleaded with them not to be angry that their... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Protecting the role of the Public ProtectorRamjathan-Keogh. This is what a Public Protector looks and sounds like. Grilled
Protecting the role of the Public Protector
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
Ramjathan-Keogh. This is what a Public Protector looks and sounds like. Grilled by the committee, especially the hackish, ANC MP Amos Masondo on her litigation against the state in the Al-Bashir matter, Ramjathan-Keogh stared down the committee.... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Public Protector committee hoping to cut candidate list downMadonsela will on Thursday deliberate on the suitability of the 14 candidates v
Public Protector committee hoping to cut candidate list down
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
Madonsela will on Thursday deliberate on the suitability of the 14 candidates vying for the job. The committee, chaired by ANC MP Makhosi Khoza, hoped to whittle the number of candidates down to five. MPs interviewed the candidates in a marathon... Read more
9d
The Times & The Sunday Times
SABC on MPs' carpethave always been there. But during the recess period many things happened and w
SABC on MPs' carpet
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
have always been there. But during the recess period many things happened and we need to deal with them beyond Tuesday." ANC MP Mziwamadoba Kalako said the SABC needed "special attention". "I don't think it's a matter we can do in a day. We need... Read more
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Daily Maverick
The Longest Groundhog DayRamjathan-Keogh. This is what a Public Protector looks and sounds like. Grilled
The Longest Groundhog Day
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
Ramjathan-Keogh. This is what a Public Protector looks and sounds like. Grilled by the committee, especially the hackish ANC MP Amos Masondo, on her litigation against the state in the Al-Bashir matter, Ramjathan-Keogh stared down the committee.... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Light questions and tough decisions – the search for a new Public ProtectorSouth Africa. While Majola did not have the worst of times, as the hours ticke
Light questions and tough decisions – the search for a new Public Protector
Daily Maverick / Posted 12 days ago
South Africa. While Majola did not have the worst of times, as the hours ticked away on Thursday word was that the ANC MPs preferred Western Cape High Court Judge Siraj Desai, and Nonkosi Cetywayo, currently the Sheriff for the Belville... Read more
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iol.co.za
Public Protector candidates get a grillingthe sources of her funding. “Is this organisation foreign controlled and forei
Public Protector candidates get a grilling
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
the sources of her funding. “Is this organisation foreign controlled and foreign run?” asked former Johannesburg mayor and ANC MP Amos Masondo - an accusation to which Ramjathan-Keogh took deep offence. Most excruciating was the interview of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bashing the messengers for drawing the lineStill, there was something rather sinister about the way ANC MP Amos Masondo qu
Bashing the messengers for drawing the line
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
Still, there was something rather sinister about the way ANC MP Amos Masondo questioned Kaajal Ramjathan-Keogh, executive director of the Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC), on Thursday during the marathon session of interviews of candidates to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mandla's R200m 'Nkandla'this. We also want to know – maybe if you ask them they will give you answers a
Mandla's R200m 'Nkandla'
Daily Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
this. We also want to know – maybe if you ask them they will give you answers and speed up the project,” he said. The ANC MP said he had no idea when work would be completed. Of the R200-million spent on the project so far, R127-million was... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Hottest questions fired at Madonsela's possible successorsof the hottest questions fired at them. 1) "Who is funding you? And who is fun
Hottest questions fired at Madonsela's possible successors
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
of the hottest questions fired at them. 1) "Who is funding you? And who is funding your funders? Are you foreign-owned?" ANC MP Amos Masondo posed this question to Kaajal Ramjathan-Keogh, who led the court bid to have Sudanese President Omar... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC MP Offends Candidate With Al-Bashir Case QuestionsAn ANC MP asked the woman who led the court bid to have Sudanese President Omar
ANC MP Offends Candidate With Al-Bashir Case Questions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
An ANC MP asked the woman who led the court bid to have Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrested in South Africa if her organisation was foreign-owned, during interviews on Thursday to select a new Public Protector. "Who is funding you? And who is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Protector Interviews - One Day. Fourteen Candidates. Eighteen Hours. and a Good Sprinkle of Spooks and Spies.parliamentary interviews for the next Public Protector were a marathon producti
Public Protector Interviews - One Day. Fourteen Candidates. Eighteen Hours. and a Good Sprinkle of Spooks and Spies.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
parliamentary interviews for the next Public Protector were a marathon production off different party political scripts. ANC MPs raised the spectre of regime change and the ghost of foreign control of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Candidates Grilled As Public Protector Interviews Run Into Early Morninghe never made a mistake he never intended to keep. Majola was nominated for th
Candidates Grilled As Public Protector Interviews Run Into Early Morning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
he never made a mistake he never intended to keep. Majola was nominated for the position in 2002, and declined it. ANC MP Bongani Bongo asked him what made him think he was ready for it now. Majola said he had declined his nomination in... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Public protector candidate’s legal advice to Parliament on Nkandla a sticking pointchief whip Floyd Shivambu after initially claiming she was “not an active ANC m
Public protector candidate’s legal advice to Parliament on Nkandla a sticking point
Daily Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
chief whip Floyd Shivambu after initially claiming she was “not an active ANC member”. Committee chair Makhosi Khoza and ANC MP Bongani Bongo claimed that her ANC membership was not a problem‚ a point loudly disputed by MPs of the Democratic... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Ambush tactics and curve balls relieve the tedium of public protector interviewswithout compensation. Struggle credentials, Shivambu made obvious in each inter
Ambush tactics and curve balls relieve the tedium of public protector interviews
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
without compensation. Struggle credentials, Shivambu made obvious in each interview, would be a key metric for his party. ANC MP Amos Masondo had a very different set of questions for candidates: How do they see “intergovernmental relations”? And... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Candidates grilled as Public Protector interviews run into early morninghe never made a mistake he never intended to keep. Majola was nominated for th
Candidates grilled as Public Protector interviews run into early morning
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
he never made a mistake he never intended to keep. Majola was nominated for the position in 2002, and declined it. ANC MP Bongani Bongo asked him what made him think he was ready for it now. Majola said he had declined his nomination in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Public protector candidate’s legal advice to Parliament on Nkandla a sticking pointShivambu after initially claiming she was “not an active ANC member”.allowfulls
Public protector candidate’s legal advice to Parliament on Nkandla a sticking point
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
Shivambu after initially claiming she was “not an active ANC member”.allowfullscreen Committee chair Makhosi Khoza and ANC MP Bongani Bongo claimed that her ANC membership was not a problem‚ a point loudly disputed by MPs of the Democratic... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
‘I can be friends with government‚’ says public protector candidate who took it to court over Al-BashirAlliance (DA) in Parliament to attempt to remove President Jacob Zuma from offi
‘I can be friends with government‚’ says public protector candidate who took it to court over Al-Bashir
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
Alliance (DA) in Parliament to attempt to remove President Jacob Zuma from office. Ramjathan-Keogh went head to head with ANC MPs who drilled her about the SALC's objectives and funding‚ and implied that it was foreign-controlled and said that the... Read more
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iol.co.za
MPs grill Hofmeyr on Zuma, loyaltiesme jump out of bed in the morning,” he smiled. Questioned about his political
MPs grill Hofmeyr on Zuma, loyalties
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
me jump out of bed in the morning,” he smiled. Questioned about his political loyalties, the former political prisoner and ANC MP Hofmeyr said he let his membership of the ruling party lapse around 2001 when he joined the prosecuting authority,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC MP offends candidate with al-Bashir case questionsThulani Gqirana, News24 Kaajal Ramjathan-Keogh Cape Town – An ANC MP asked th
ANC MP offends candidate with al-Bashir case questions
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 Kaajal Ramjathan-Keogh Cape Town – An ANC MP asked the woman who led the court bid to have Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrested in South Africa if her organisation was foreign-owned, during interviews on Thursday to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Public Protector interviews: Candidates’ past scrutinisedwhich spilled over to Parliament, and Mushwana. Goodman said the issues were a
Public Protector interviews: Candidates’ past scrutinised
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
which spilled over to Parliament, and Mushwana. Goodman said the issues were all resolved. She also admitted to ANC MP Nick Koornhof that she has held 11 jobs in the last three decades. Bohler-Muller was grilled over misconduct charges... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mandela shot by police at Qunu protestbullets to disperse the crowd, which had blocked the busy N2 between Mthatha an
Mandela shot by police at Qunu protest
Daily Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
bullets to disperse the crowd, which had blocked the busy N2 between Mthatha and Qunu in the morning. A team made up of ANC MP Mandla Mandela, whose constituency is Qunu; AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo’s wife, Noluntu Dalindyebo; Chief... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
IEC urged to separate ANC and AIC on ballot papersfrom the little known African Independent Congress on the ballot papers. This
IEC urged to separate ANC and AIC on ballot papers
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
from the little known African Independent Congress on the ballot papers. This is to avoid confusion with voters, an ANC MP said in Parliament on Tuesday. The AIC, which has the same colours as the ruling party and was directly on top of the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-s
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-searching," said Melanie Verwoerd, a former ANC MP and South African ambassador to Ireland who now works as an independent political analyst. The ANC fell behind in... Read more
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The Age
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-s
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994
The Age / Posted 21 days ago
will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-searching," said Melanie Verwoerd, a former ANC MP and South African ambassador to Ireland who now works as an independent political analyst. The ANC fell behind in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-s
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-searching," said Melanie Verwoerd, a former ANC MP and South African ambassador to Ireland who now works as an independent political analyst. The ANC fell behind in... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-s
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994
Canberra Times / Posted 21 days ago
will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-searching," said Melanie Verwoerd, a former ANC MP and South African ambassador to Ireland who now works as an independent political analyst. The ANC fell behind in... Read more
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WA Today
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-s
Mandela's party stung by cities in worst South Africa election display since 1994
WA Today / Posted 21 days ago
will feel the need to get rid of Zuma, but they will have to do a lot of soul-searching," said Melanie Verwoerd, a former ANC MP and South African ambassador to Ireland who now works as an independent political analyst. The ANC fell behind in... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Filling Madonsela’s shoes – new Public Protector must not be politically embeddedANC nomination is that of the deputy director of public prosecutions, Willie Ho
Filling Madonsela’s shoes – new Public Protector must not be politically embedded
Daily Maverick / Posted 30 days ago
ANC nomination is that of the deputy director of public prosecutions, Willie Hofmeyr, who was put forward by ANC MP Nic Koornhof. Hofmeyr previously headed the Special Investigating Unit and the Asset Forfeiture Unit before he was... Read more

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