Suspended Deputy National Director for Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba says she is willing to appear before the Zondo commission of inquiry into allegations of state capture should she be given a chance to do so.
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During his testimony at the state capture commission last week, former Bosasa chief operations officer Angelo Agrizzi testified that Jiba received at least R100 000 and Mrwebi R10 000 to kill an ongoing corruption probe by the National Prosecuting...
Retired Justice Yvonne Mokgoro is chairing the inquiry into whether Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi are fit to hold office, which started in Centurion on Monday.
Former Bosasa Chief Operations Officer (COO) Angelo Agrizzi testifies at the Raymond Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture(Photo by Gallo Images / Alaister Russell)
According to Booysen, Jiba acted unlawfully in constantly trying to interfere with his investigations into the conduct of Thoshan Panday, a company that, according to the Mail and Guardian, is closely linked with former president Jacob Zuma.
Majavu told retired Constitutional Court Justice Yvonne Mokgoro, who is heading the inquiry, that he wrote a letter to acting National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Silas Ramaite after her ruling on Wednesday and asked him if a decision h...
President Cyril Ramaphosa appointed retired Constitutional Court Justice Yvonne Mokgoro to chair the hearings and make recommendations into the NPA pair's fitness to hold office.
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Ferreira told the inquiry that then acting KwaZulu-Natal director of public prosecutions Simphiwe Mlotshwa stated in an affidavit that he had received a phone call from Jiba, who said "there is a case and because of pressure it had to be enrolled ...
In a morning of dramatic revelations, former Bosasa chief operating officer Angelo Agrizzi told the Zondo commission of inquiry the graft probes stemmed from a damning Special Investigating Unit (SIU) report into corruption at the correctional ser...
In an interview with news channel eNCA on Thursday, the President said while he is aware that the public has grown impatient and wants to see action taken to root out corruption, due processes must be followed.
The case against Bosasa concerns the paying of bribes to former prisons boss Linda Mti, his financial chief Patrick Gillingham and others to obtain outsourcing contracts of over R2bn from correctional services.
Evidence leader Nazreen Bawa told the inquiry that they had not been able to obtain Agrizzi’s affidavit yet, but that it has been formally requested from the secretary of the state capture commission, which is being chaired by deputy chief justice...
The spotlight is on the two National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) shot callers, Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi, whose fitness to hold office is being assessed at the Mokgoro inquiry.
Masuku said they needed the inquiry to "encourage" the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) to announce a decision.
Inside a private lounge at the Sheraton Hotel in Pretoria, Angelo Agrizzi watched as Bosasa CEO Gavin Watson handed R300 000 in cash to the head of the Jacob Zuma Foundation, Dudu Myeni.
Agrizzi is expected to this week implicate top political leaders and government officials Bosasa allegedly bribed to secure contracts and to stay out of jail, including suspended deputy prosecutions boss Nomgcobo Jiba and former president Jacob Zuma.
Specialised Commercial Crimes Unit head Lawrence Mrwebi and Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Nomgcobo Jiba.
The Zondo Commission has been interrogating a host of documents from the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) which Agrizzi says were obtained with the assistance of former correctional services head Linda Mti.
Agrizzi said he and Watson were provided with a secret memorandum from the Hawks which related to the investigation into Bosasa.