Ex-mayor loses murder appeal

2013-07-30 21:07

The North West High Court in Mafikeng has dismissed an appeal by former Rustenburg mayor Matthew Wolmarans and his former bodyguard, Cosatu says.

ANC welcomes Wolmarans prosecution

2012-07-20 19:25

The ANC has welcomed the prosecution of former Rustenburg mayor Matthew Wolmarans.

Judge: Ex-mayor masterminded rival's murder

2012-07-17 17:07

Judge Ronnie Hendricks has said that although Matthew Wolmarans did not kill whistle-blower councillor Moss Phakoe himself, he masterminded the murder, as he sentenced him to 20 years in jail.

Factionalism rocks North West ANC

2012-06-06 19:00

The ANC in the North West is dragging its provincial secretary, Kabelo Mataboge, and nine other party members before the party’s national disciplinary committee.

Ex-mayor's murder case postponed

2012-02-02 08:02

The pre-trial of former Rustenburg mayor Matthew Wolmarans, who is charged along with three others of the murder of a former councillor, has been postponed to February 20.


Ex mayor appeals murder conviction

2013-06-07 12:19

Convicted former Rustenburg Mayor Matthew Wolmarans has launched a bid to clear his name and cut short his 20 year jail term.

Wolmarans verdict a lesson, says SACP

2012-07-19 19:46

The sentencing of former Rustenburg mayor Matthew Wolmarans and his former bodyguard is a lesson to those who use murder to hide corruption, the North West SACP says.

Phakoe's killers get 20 years behind bars

2012-07-17 13:32

Former Rustenburg mayor Matthew Wolmarans was jailed for 20 years for the murder of whistleblower councillor Moss Phakoe.

Charges against Phakoe accused dismissed

2012-02-20 22:24

The charges against two men accused of murdering a former Rustenburg councillor have been dismissed in the North West High Court, a report says.

Ex-mayor released on R50 000 bail

2011-11-09 19:27

Former Rustenburg mayor Matthew Wolmarans, accused of murdering former councillor Moss Phakoe, has been released on R50 000 bail.

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