90 women appointed as district magistrates in SA

2015-09-26 14:47

A total of 154 candidates have been appointed as district magistrates across the country, 90 of them are women, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe said on Saturday.

Judiciary mourns Gauteng judge's untimely death

2015-09-07 22:05

The South African judiciary is mourning the death of High Court Judge Haseena Mayat.

More small claims courts for KZN, E Cape and W Cape

2015-08-28 17:01

Seven new small claims courts have been established in three provinces.

Setbacks for traditional leaders

2015-08-27 19:31

The government’s attempts to reinforce the role and power of traditional leaders has been delivered two major setbacks this month.

SADC judges conference set to kick off in Zimbabwe

2015-08-25 17:42

The Southern African Development Community chief justices conference is set to kick off in Zimbabwe, a report says.

Pretoria magistrate fired for yawning - report

2015-08-24 10:11

A magistrate has been dismissed after being found guilty of misconduct following complaints that she "yawned shamelessly in court", a report says.

Mogoeng, Zuma to meet over criticisms of judiciary

2015-08-04 21:06

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng will meet President Jacob Zuma later this month to discuss the ANC’s recent criticism of the judiciary, the Presidency says.

Zuma back from Brics summit, set to face chief justice

2015-07-11 22:22

President Jacob Zuma has returned to the country after a Brics summit in Russia, and is expected to meet with Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng soon to discuss the recent attacks against the judiciary.

Opposition parties stand firmly behind Mogoeng Mogoeng

2015-07-10 13:59

Opposition parties this week came out in strong support of the chief justice, who drew a line in the sand amid increasing criticism of the judiciary from the government and the ANC.

Zuma has his hands full with 4 ConCourt candidates, judicial row

2015-07-09 21:11

President Jacob Zuma has a tough task ahead of him after all four women interviewed for the vacant seat at the bench of the Constitutional Court were recommended as suitable candidates for the job by the Judicial Services Commission.


We got the clarification we wanted - Legal Aid SA

2015-09-25 16:39

Legal Aid SA's appeal to the Constitutional Court about providing legal assistance to the miners arrested and injured at Marikana provided the clarification they were looking for, the organisation says.

Mogoeng: ‘The law remains the final word’

2015-08-30 15:06

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says President Jacob Zuma and his ­executive have assured him that, from now on, an attitude of respect towards the courts will prevail.

The DA and its bag of charges

2015-08-28 16:28

The Democratic Alliance is known for laying criminal charges against other political parties, government officials, organisations, and even President Jacob Zuma. But what has happened to these cases once they have been filed?

Zuma to meet with disgruntled judges

2015-08-27 07:05

President Jacob Zuma, disgruntled judges and other judicial officers are expected to meet in Pretoria to try to iron out their differences.

Justice system under media spotlight thanks to Oscar

2015-08-25 15:09

South Africa's justice system has come under increased scrutiny in media coverage over the past 18 months, principally driven by the Oscar Pistorius saga, a media analysis company says.

SA judiciary a threat to democracy - Cosatu

2015-08-05 10:09

The judiciary has become a threat to South Africa's democracy, Cosatu president S'dumo Dlamini has said.

Malema praises fearless judiciary, calling it the ‘leg holding the state together’

2015-08-04 15:05

Julius Malema has showered the judge with praises for displaying some independence in his case.

Nzimande welcomes planned discussions between Zuma and judiciary

2015-07-11 19:31

SA Communist Party General Secretary Blade Nzimande has welcomed a planned meeting between leaders of the judiciary and President Jacob Zuma, saying it was everybody's right to question whether the judiciary is interfering in parliamentary process.

Zuma's response to Mogoeng 'farcical' - DA

2015-07-10 08:52

President Jacob Zuma's response to a meeting requested by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng regarding attacks on the judiciary is "farcical", the DA says.

Four women judges grilled over vacant ConCourt position

2015-07-09 17:48

Four women, vying for one vacancy at the Constitutional Court, have been quizzed by the Judicial Services Commission.

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