ANC candidate councillor warned not to go out on the day of her murder - Moerane Commission hears

37 minutes ago

The Moerane Commission has heard that an ANC candidate councillor from the Ukhahlamba Region in Ladysmith was shot with a rifle in broad daylight on Mandela Day.

Winnie Rust murder trial delayed, accused changes lawyer for the fourth time

2017-10-17 13:22

The Winnie Rust murder trial has been delayed for a week because one of the accused has changed his legal representation for a fourth time.

Brickz sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for raping niece

2017-10-17 10:18

Local Kwaito star Sipho "Brickz" Ndlovu has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court, west of Johannesburg.

Winnie Rust murder accused back in court

2017-10-17 07:15

The trial of two men accused of robbing and killing Afrikaans author Winnie Rust is expected to resume in the Western Cape High Court.

Cape Town pupil stabbed to death at school

2017-10-16 19:20

A 17-year-old pupil has been stabbed to death at a school in Delft, Western Cape police say.

Burnt body found in Umgeni River

2017-10-16 18:55

KwaZulu-Natal police are investigating the murder of a man whose charred remains were found in a river.

Rohde murder trial: State questions impartiality of defence pathologist's report

2017-10-16 14:14

A post-mortem report, completed at the request of murder accused Jason Rohde a week after his wife's death, omitted key evidence which could cast doubt over its "impartiality", the Western Cape High Court has heard.

AS IT HAPPENED: Panayiotou, mistress didn't want 'conversations to be public', had phones wiped

2017-10-16 13:00

While testifying in the stand in defence of Christopher Panayiotou in his ongoing trial, his mistress Chanelle Coutts admitted to having data on their phones wiped because they did not want the content of their conversations 'to be public'.

Panayiotou trial: Mistress expected to testify

2017-10-16 07:16

Christopher Panayiotou’s mistress, Chanelle Coutts, is expected to take to the stand in his defence when the trial resumes in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.

MEC Lesufi to visit another school to probe new rape allegation

2017-10-16 06:00

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is expected to visit a secondary school in Mamelodi East, Pretoria, where pupil was allegedly raped by a scholar patroller.


KZN family massacre accused appears in court

40 minutes ago

A 24-year-old KwaZulu-Natal man has appeared in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court on charges relating to the massacre of a family of five in Marianhill.

Life sentences for 2 KZN men caught raping woman

2017-10-17 11:37

Two KwaZulu-Natal men, who police officers caught in the act of raping a young woman, have been sentenced to life imprisonment, police have said.

Father shoots daughter's boyfriend in groin after spat

2017-10-17 09:27

Police in Pennsylvania are searching for a man accused of shooting his daughter's boyfriend in the groin after an argument at a hotel.

D-Day for Brickz to face rape sentence

2017-10-17 06:18

Kwaito star Sipho Charles Ndlovu, better known as Brickz, is expected to hear his fate in the Roodepoort Magistrate's Court.

Panayiotou Trial: Mistress takes to the stand

2017-10-16 18:58

Christopher Panayiotou's mistress, Chanelle Coutts, took to the stand in his defence when the trial resumed in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.

Yet another rape allegation surfaces at Gauteng school - MEC

2017-10-16 14:57

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says he has received yet another report of rape – this time from a pupil at a Benoni school.

OR Tambo 'airport-follow' robberies: Company slams arrested manager

2017-10-16 13:20

Mafoko Security Patrols has distanced itself from the arrest over the weekend of one of its managers in the so-called "airport-follow" robberies.

Limpopo teacher arrested for allegedly raping 14-year-old pupil

2017-10-16 10:18

A 51-year-old teacher has been arrested for allegedly raping a 14-year-old pupil in a village near Tzaneen, according to Limpopo police.

Best of City Press: Justice against Zuma 'unlikely', R200m in taxpayers' money wasted and Baleka rejects Zuma claims

2017-10-16 06:54

City Press headlines this week explored what repercussions, if any, President Jacob Zuma faces in the "spy tapes" saga, how R200m was wasted through bungled tender processes and Baleka Mbete rejecting claims she protects Zuma.

'He saved all of us' - wife of slain heroic farmer

2017-10-16 05:10

"He saved all of us," says the wife of a farmer who was shot dead while defending his family and guests, most of whom were teenage girls, at a farm near Philadelphia in the Western Cape.

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