LIVE: Dewani defence ripping into SAPS expert

2014-10-22 10:35

Get the latest updates live from the Western Cape High Court where UK businessman, Shrien Dewani, is on trial for plotting the murder of his wife Anni in 2010.

IFP wants premier's 'sweetheart' removed

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KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu must remove his wife from her post as uThungulu district mayor, the IFP has demanded.

Mahikeng municipal manager suspended

49 minutes ago

Mahikeng's municipal manager Mokgele Mojaki has been suspended, the North West local government department says.

Alberton truck driver a flight risk - State

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The driver of a truck that ploughed into early morning traffic in Alberton last week, killing three people, is a flight risk, the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court has heard.

Ballistics expert testifies at Dewani trial

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A police ballistics expert has been called during Shrien Dewani's murder trial to testify about the trajectory of the bullet that killed his wife.

Sanef deputy chair resigns

2014-10-22 11:55

SA National Editors' Forum deputy chairperson Makhudu Sefara has resigned from his position and his membership, the organisation says.

Man gets life for raping step-daughter

2014-10-22 10:35

A man, 53, has been sentenced to life imprisonment by the Heidelberg Magistrate's Court for repeatedly raping his step-daughter from when she was 10-years-old.



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Mthembu shooting: Trio not yet cleared

2014-10-22 11:55

Three men arrested in Limpopo have not yet been cleared of involvement in an armed robbery in which ANC MP Jackson Mthembu was shot and wounded, Mpumalanga police have said.

Bloem principal sacked over old SA flag

2014-10-22 11:55

The principal of Wilgehof Primary in Bloemfontein, where the old South African flag and pictures of Julius Malema alongside monkeys were displayed in a class, has been fired.

Lawyer: Using a finger a less serious form of rape

2014-10-22 10:35

The father of a little Johannesburg girl has stormed out of a courtroom when the rapist’s lawyer suggested her attack wasn’t as serious because fingers were used instead of a penis.

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Lawyer: Using a finger a less serious form of rape

2014-10-22 10:35

The father of a little Johannesburg girl has stormed out of a courtroom when the rapist’s lawyer suggested her attack wasn’t as serious because fingers were used instead of a penis.

Durban duo get 20 years for rape

2014-10-22 08:53

Two men have been sentenced to 20 years behind bars for rape by the Durban Regional Court. The men had forced a woman into bushes and attacked her.

Diepsloot child murder trial starts

2014-10-22 07:47

The trial of a man accused of killing three children in Diepsloot is expected to start in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Guardian, Zuma did not talk

2014-10-21 23:11

President Jacob Zuma has not had an interview with British newspaper The Guardian on the Oscar Pistorius trial or any other matter this week.

Mthembu recuperating in hosiptal - ANC

2014-10-21 22:49

ANC MP Jackson Mthembu is recuperating and is still in a Witbank hospital's intensive care unit.

No news on return of SA bodies from Nigeria

2014-10-22 09:19

There was still no news on when the bodies of more than 80 South Africans killed in a building collapse in Nigeria will come home, a government spokesperson says.

Alberton crash driver in court

2014-10-22 05:39

The driver of a truck that allegedly caused a multi-vehicle pile-up and killed four people on the N12 East near Alberton is expected to apply for bail in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court.

Agency to probe boys' fatal pipe accident

2014-10-22 08:53

The Johannesburg Road Agency will investigate the cause of the accident in which two boys were killed when concrete pipes rolled over them in Braamfischerville, Soweto.

Boys crushed by concrete pipes

2014-10-22 05:00

Two children have been killed when concrete pipes rolled over them at a construction site in Braamfischerville, Soweto.

Post Office workers attacked in Krugersdorp

2014-10-21 22:49

Three Post Office workers have been injured in Krugersdorp when they were attacked while working at the mail centre.

SADC cops to discuss mall robberies

2014-10-21 20:38

Tracing cellphones stolen during a spate of mall robberies across SA will be discussed at talks between SADC police chiefs, national police commissioner Riah Phiyega says.


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