Justice Mbuyiseli Madlanga has said that former president Jacob Zuma's dismissal of Mxolisi Nxasana as head of the National Prosecuting Authority was unconstitutional and that Shaun Abrahams' subsequent appointment to the post was invalid.
Constitutional Court Strikes a Blow for Criminal Justice System
The Conversation Africa, 14 August 2018
The decision by South Africa's Constitutional Court nullifying former president Jacob Zuma's appointment of the country's prosecutions boss three years ago closes an unhappy… Read more »
The ConCourt's Abrahams Judgment - 10 Things You Need to Know
News24Wire, 13 August 2018
The Constitutional Court on Monday dealt a devastating blow to former president Jacob Zuma, national director of public prosecutions (NDPP) Shaun Abrahams and the National… Read more »
Shaun Abrahams 'Gravely Disappointed' By ConCourt Ruling
Shaun Abrahams has expressed disappointment following the Constitutional Court's confirmation on Monday that his appointment as National Prosecution Authority head was… Read more »
Shaun Abrahams (file photo).
Constitutional Court Finds Prosecuting Chief's Appointment to be Invalid
The Constitutional Court found on Monday that the appointment of National Prosecuting Authority boss Shaun Abrahams was unconstitutional and invalid. Read more »
The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in a matter in which Shaun Abrahams, the head of the National Prosecutions Authority, was arguing to stay in his post. A full bench ... Read more »
AllAfrica publishes around 600 reports a day from more than 150 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.
Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.
AllAfrica is a voice of, by and about Africa - aggregating, producing and distributing 600 news and information items daily from over 150 African news organizations and our own reporters to an African and global public. We operate from Cape Town, Dakar, Abuja, Monrovia, Nairobi and Washington DC.