Analyst Decries Vusi Pikoli ‘Possible’ Return To The NPA Amid Calls

The former head of the National Prosecuting Authority, advocate Vusi Pikoli. PICTURE: Mail & Guardian

JOHANNESBURG: The highest court in the land on Monday found that former President Jacob Zuma’s decision to remove Mxolisi Nxasana as the NPA boss as an abuse of power and unconstitutional. Delivering the judgment, Justice […]

Zuma Dumps His Long-time Attorney Michael Hulley

Former African National Congress President Jacob Zuma (R) speaks with his lawyer Michael Hulley ahead of a press conference after appearing at the Durban High Court, South Africa, April 7, 2009. PICTURE: REUTERS/Rogan Ward

JOHANNESBURG: Former President Jacob Zuma has parted ways with his longtime lawyer, Michael Hulley after he had represented him on a number of legal challenges since he was the deputy president.  “Yes, it is true, […]

Using State Institutions To Fight Factional Battles Is Detrimental To Their Survival

PICTURE: Tshisimani

As the ANC heads towards its national conference, it is not just state institutions such as the intelligence community that are falling victim to factional battles. Parliament, state-owned enterprises, and even the academia are all […]