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The Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training, 2016

The Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training was established in terms of section 84(2)(f) of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996. The Honourable Justice Jonathan Arthur HEHER was appointed as the chairperson, and Advocate Gregory ALLY and Ms Leah Thabisile KHUMALO, an attorney, as members of the Commission.

Cassim Inquiry, 2015

Cassim Inquiry into the National Director of Public Prosecutions’ fitness to hold office.

Marikana Commission, 2012

Commission of Enquiry into tragic incident at or near area commonly known as Marikana Mine in Rustenburg, North West Province: Establishment and terms of reference (GG 35680, P 50), 12 September 2012

Arms Commission, 2011

Commission of Inquiry into allegations of fraud, corruption, impropriety or irregularity in the Strategic Defence Procurement Packages (SDPP)

    • Arms Procurement Commission of Inquiry into allegations of fraud, corruption, impropriety or irregularity in Strategic Defence Procurement Package: Report, GG 40088, GoN 742, 24 Jun 2016
    • Media Statement, 11 Apr 2012
    • Media Statement, 27 Oct 2011
    • The procedure of the Commission is outlined in the regulations PDF made by the President in terms of section 1 of the Commissions Act, 1947
    • GG 34731, Notice R926 [97kb] Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996: Terms of Reference of the Commission of Inquiry into allegations of fraud, corruption, impropriety or irregularity in the Strategic Defence Procurement Package

Donen Commission, 2011

Release of Donen Commission Report Statement
On 17 October 2011, President Jacob Zuma indicated that he would release the Report on the Commission of inquiry to conduct an investigation into the alleged illicit activities of certain South African companies or individuals relating to the United Nations Oil – for Food Programme in Iraq commonly known as the Donen Commission on or before 7 December 2011. The report is being released today in keeping with that undertaking...read more

Ginwala Enquiry, 2008

Report of the Enquiry into the fitness of Advocate VP Pikoli to hold the office of National Director of Public Prosecutions (As published by the GCIS) PDf

Khampepe Commission, 2008

Khampepe Commission of Inquiry into the Mandate and Location of the Directorate of Special Operations (The DSO) (As published by the Presidency) PDf

Hefer Commission, 2004

Hefer Commission of Enquiry into Allegations of Spying Against the National Director of Public Prosecutions, Mr BT Ngcuka

Commission on the Depreciation of the Rand, 2002

Commission of Inquiry into the Rapid Devaluation of the External Value of the Rand

Commission on the Ellis Park Disaster, 2001

Judicial Commission of Inquiry into the 11 April 2001 Ellis Park disaster

Nel Commission, 2001

Nel Commission of Inquiry into the Affairs of the Masterbond Group and Investor Protection in South Africa. April 2001