He called to mind the testimony of former Asset Forfeiture Unit head Willie Hofmeyr, who said in evidence before retired Constitutional Court Justice Yvonne Mokgoro that Booysen’s case was part of a trend under Jiba to prosecute those who were "perceived as obstacles to corruption and the capture of the state".
Nomgcobo Jiba gets one up at Mokgoro inquiry her fitness to hold office, as well as that of Lawrence Mrwebi’s (the suspended head of the NPA’s commercial crimes unit), is currently being tested by retired Constitutional Court judge, Yvonne Mokgoro.
Agrizzi’s legal representative submitted a letter to the inquiry, chaired by former Constitutional Court Justice Yvonne Mokgoro, on Thursday, saying Agrizzi would no longer give evidence as he was likely to incriminate himself.
Retired Justice Yvonne Mokgoro is investigating Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi’s fitness to hold office at the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA).
Jiba’s attorney Zola Majavu asked Justice Yvonne Mokgoro to make submissions on Agrizzi’s about turn.
The inquiry, headed by former Constitutional Court Justice Yvonne Mokgoro, has been tasked with establishing whether Jiba and special director of public prosecutions Lawrence Mrwebi are fit for office.
File picture: Dimpho Maja/African News Agency (ANA) Centurion - The fate of embattled deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP), Adv Nomgcobo Jiba, is now wholly dependent on the decision of Judge Yvonne Mokgoro following her application to the Mokgoro inquiry to expunge the damning affidavit of former Bosasa boss Angelo Agrizzi against her.
Due to his testimony there, evidence leaders at the Mokgoro inquiry probing the fitness of Jiba and Mrwebi to hold office in the NPA, asked him to appear before the retired Constitutional Court Judge Yvonne Mokgoro to possibly repeat the same allegations.
Chaired by retired judge Yvonne Mokgoro, the inquiry was investigating whether Jiba and the NPA’s senior advocate Lawrence Mrwebi were fit to hold office.
Retired Justice Yvonne Mokgoro is looking into the fitness of advocates Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi to hold office at the NPA.