Hole found in prison cell

2014-07-14 13:00

A hole has been found in a prison cell shared by 12 inmates, including two Boeremag members, the correctional services department says.

Boeremag doctor's bail bid dismissed

2013-11-06 19:05

There is no reasonable prospect that another court will change the convictions of the 20 Boeremag members, the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has concluded.

Boeremag witnesses refused indemnity

2013-10-31 20:10

Two Boeremag accomplices, who testified for the State in the long-running treason trial, have been refused indemnity from prosecution by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Boeremag member gives a Facebook farewell

2013-10-31 09:25

A convicted Boeremag member bid his friends and fans farewell on Facebook a few hours before the start of his 25-year jail term.

Boeremag sentences shock family

2013-10-29 22:49

A lone rightwinger shouted "we will overcome" while relatives of some Boeremag men sobbed quietly after sentencing in the first post-apartheid treason trial.

Govt welcomes Boeremag sentencing

2013-10-29 17:51

The government has welcomed the sentences handed down to the Boeremag members convicted of high treason.

Varying sentences for Boeremag members

2013-10-29 12:27

Twenty Boeremag members convicted of high treason have been given jail terms of between five and 30 years in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Boeremag sentencing under way

2013-10-28 13:43

The North Gauteng High Court is sentencing 20 Boeremag members convicted of high treason for a plot to kill former president Nelson Mandela and drive blacks out of the country.

Boeremag accused not dangerous - lawyers

2013-09-30 20:07

Lawyers for several of the Boeremag members convicted of treason have argued that their clients are not dangerous criminals, and life imprisonment for them would be shockingly inappropriate.

I am not a racist - Boeremag doctor

2013-09-02 23:32

Boeremag member Dr Lets Pretorius has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria he was not a racist and had never been in favour of using violence to achieve change.


Boeremag arms cache found

2014-02-02 19:06

An arms cache belonging to the Boeremag has been found on a farm in Middelburg, the Hawks say.

I'll die in jail - Boeremag doctor

2013-11-01 19:03

One of the Boeremag medical doctors jailed for high treason has told the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that he believed he would die in jail, because he was a white political prisoner.

Cosatu welcomes Boeremag sentences

2013-10-31 13:30

Cosatu has welcomed the sentences imposed on Boeremag members convicted of high treason.

Boeremag assets forfeited

2013-10-30 22:56

The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled that the Boeremag members sentenced for high treason will not get back the assets seized from them by the police.

Prosecutor, defence happy Boeremag trial is over

2013-10-29 22:30

The prosecutor as well as the defence in the Boeremag trial have expressed their relief that, after 10 years, it is over.

Boeremag leader surprised by 25-year sentence

2013-10-29 15:09

Boeremag leader Tom Vorster says he did not expect to get a 25-year sentence for blowing up various targets in 2002 as he has already been in prison for over a decade.

Judge: Boeremag could have caused bloodshed

2013-10-28 16:09

South Africa would have seen massive bloodshed and chaos if the Boeremag's treasonous coup plot had been successful, Pretoria Judge Eben Jordaan says.

Boeremag sentencing to begin

2013-10-23 21:24

The sentencing of 20 Boeremag members convicted of treason is set to take place in the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

State: Boeremag accused selfish

2013-09-20 21:12

The Boeremag treason accused had planned a coup for "selfish political reasons" and wanted to impose their views on South Africa's population through violence, the State has argued.

Boeremag bomber scared of prison van

2013-08-26 23:04

Lawyer for Boeremag bomber Herman van Rooyen, says he will testify in mitigation of sentence from jail because he is scared of any form of transport.

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