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The National Prosecuting Authority has kept mum about Afriforum's claims that the NPA has applied for the extradition of Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe.
Mugabe is being accused of assaulting South African model Gabriella Engels at a hotel in Sandton in August 2017, allegedly with an electrical extension cord.
The SA government will not appeal a court judgment that ruled the decision to grant former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity was "an error of law".
Acting Judge Bashier Vally has reserved judgment in an application by AfriForum against the decision by the international relations minister to grant diplomatic immunity to Grace Mugabe.
Model Gabriella Engels, the young woman who was allegedly assaulted by former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe, is confident that Mugabe will be extradited so that she can account for the alleged crime.
AfriForum has reportedly said that it won't be deterred in its case against Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe after she maintained in court papers that the young SA model who accused her of assault was the actual aggressor.
Zimbabwe's First Lady Grace Mugabe has reportedly portrayed herself as the victim in last month's alleged assault against South African model Gabriella Engels in a Johannesburg hotel.
It is ‘African culture and expectation’ to beat errant youths, says ANC legislator.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was booed by opposition MPs as he repeated government's rationale for granting Zimbabwe's first lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity.
The top City Press headlines are dominated by Grace Mugabe, Makhosi Khoza and Mduduzi Manana.
South African police are seeking Interpol's help to enforce an arrest warrant for Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe over an alleged assault of a model.
A clinical psychologist who interviewed convicted killer Diego Novella believes that he poses a low re-offending risk, subject to managing his substance use and attending therapy.
It would be "unwise" for former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe to enter South Africa again, legal experts have said.
Former international relations and cooperation minister Maite Nkoane-Mashabane acted unconstitutionally when she granted former Zimbabwean first lady, Grace Mugabe, diplomatic immunity, it has been argued in court.
The SA model, Gabriella Engels, who says she was whipped by Zimbabwe former president Robert Mugabe's wife, now says she wants Grace Mugabe prosecuted.
Grace Mugabe "reserves the right to press charges of attempted murder" against Gabriella Engels, the first lady's representatives say in court papers, after Grace maintained that the young model who accused her of assault was the actual aggressor.
International Relations and Co-operation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane rejected Parliament's invitation to explain her decision to grant Zimbabwean First Lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity.
A confidential security report and photos have surfaced about the incident at the Sandton hotel where Grace Mugabe, allegedly assaulted Gabriella Engels. See the full report here.
Grace Mugabe, who is accused of assault in SA, is back home in Zimbabwe. Who really is Grace and why did Zimbabwean officials remain mum as her saga unfolded last week?
The international relations department says Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane 'agonised' over her decision to grant Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe diplomatic immunity following assault claims.
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