ARTICLES RELATING TO AHMED TIMOL

Another apartheid-era inquest to be opened by police

2019-04-26 20:47

Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha authorised the reopening of an inquest into the death in detention of anti-apartheid activist Dr Neil Aggett.

Timol murder case: Apartheid cop to hear fate on stay of prosecution

2019-04-08 05:12

Apartheid era cop Joao Jan Roderigues, accused of murdering Ahmed Timol is expected to find out if he will get a stay of prosecution, as the South Gauteng High Court is expected to hand down judgment.

Rodrigues 'must face full might of the law' - nephew of Ahmed Timol

2019-01-28 18:49

The family of slain anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol have once again reiterated that they are against attempts by former member of apartheid's feared Security Branch, Joao Jan Rodriques to have the matter thrown out of court.

Timol family allowed to intervene in Rodrigues stay of prosecution bid

2018-12-19 14:18

The application of Ahmed Timol's family to intervene in former apartheid cop Joao "Jan" Rodrigues' bid for a permanent stay of prosecution has been granted in the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg.

Timol murder case: Trial of former apartheid cop postponed to next year

2018-10-22 16:08

The murder trial of a former apartheid policeman accused of killing Ahmed Timol will go ahead in January 2019.

Ahmed Timol murder case postponed, accused to seek stay of prosecution

2018-10-15 16:38

The Ahmed Timol murder case has been postponed to allow for the defence to apply for a permanent stay of prosecution.

Former security branch officer seeks stay of prosecution for Timol murder

2018-09-18 15:49

The man accused of involvement in the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol wants to apply for a permanent stay of prosecution so that he won't be tried for the activist's death 47 years ago.

Reopening of Timol matter not 'about inciting racial tension' - family

2018-07-30 16:32

The reopening of the Ahmed Timol case is about remembering those who paid the ultimate price for a democratic South Africa.

PICS: Ahmed Timol murder accused Joao Rodrigues arrives in court

2018-07-30 08:28

Joao Jan Rodrigues, the 79-year-old former security branch police sergeant accused of being involved in the murder of Ahmed Timol, has arrived at the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Officer in Ahmed Timol case to appear in court on a charge of murder

2018-07-29 14:31

The National Prosecuting Authority has confirmed that an officer identified in the Ahmed Timol murder case, 80-year-old Joao Rodrigues, will be appearing in court on a charge of murder.

 

Ahmed Timol murder: No verdict yet in stay of prosecution bid

2019-04-08 19:00

Apartheid-era cop Joao "Jan" Rodrigues will have to wait a little longer to find out whether his application for a stay of prosecution, in connection with the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, is successful.

Timol murder accused says he should benefit from amnesty for pre-1994 crimes

2019-03-28 18:43

Fighting to clear his name, apartheid era cop Joao Jan Rodrigues says he should benefit from amnesty former president Nelson Mandela granted, or an agreement reached at the highest level of government, that politically motivated crimes preceding 1994 would not be prosecuted.

Timol murder case: State Attorney lawyer berated for no-show in Rodrigues stay of prosecution bid

2019-01-28 17:20

A lawyer from the State Attorney's office has received a tongue lashing in his absence in the Gauteng High Court for his failure to attend court proceedings.

Daughter of apartheid cop accused of Timol's murder speaks out

2018-11-11 06:07

A daughter of apartheid-era policeman Joao "Jan" Roderigues, who will soon stand trial for the murder of apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, speaks to News24 about her role in alerting the Ahmed Timol Foundation to his whereabouts.

Ahmed Timol murder accused to appear in court

2018-10-22 06:09

Former security branch policeman Joao Rodrigues's legal representative is expected to argue why he should not be prosecuted for the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol in 1971.

Ex-apartheid cop accused of involvement in Timol murder back in court

2018-10-15 08:30

The former security branch police sergeant accused of being involved in the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol is expected to appear for a pre-trial conference in the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg.

Apartheid era cop Joao Jan Rodrigues to answer murder charges over the death of Ahmed Timol

2018-09-18 07:05

The former security branch police sergeant is facing charges of murder and defeating the ends of justice after it was found that Timol did not commit suicide in police custody but had in fact been murdered.

Ahmed Timol murder accused granted bail

2018-07-30 12:11

Joao Jan Rodrigues, the 79-year-old former security branch police sergeant accused of being involved in the murder of anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Timol has been granted R2 000 bail.

Timol's family 'cautiously optimistic' ahead of former police sergeant's court appearance

2018-07-30 05:53

The nephew of anti-apartheid activist, Ahmed Timol, says the family is cautiously optimistic ahead of the appearance of former security branch police sergeant Joao Jan Rodrigues in court.

Ahmed Timol's legal teams asks South Africans to help expose truth of 8 other apartheid-era deaths

2018-05-07 15:04

After successfully disproving the apartheid police's claim that struggle activist Ahmed Timol committed suicide, a top legal team is now looking to uncover what happened in eight other unsolved cases.

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