Inquiry into struggle martyr Neil Aggett's 'suicide' in custody to start on Monday

2020-01-20 06:06

Another apartheid-era death will be reinvestigated after former justice and correctional services minister Michael Masutha authorised the reopening of an inquest into the death of Dr Neil Aggett.

Ahmed Timol: Ex-apartheid cop Joao Roderigues petitions SCA for stay of prosecution

2019-10-16 16:57

Former apartheid cop Joao Roderigues, who is accused of murdering anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, has petitioned the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) to stay his prosecution for his alleged role in the murder.

Timol murder: Judge furious over delays in case of former apartheid cop Joao Roderigues

2019-08-02 12:28

The judge presiding over the criminal case of apartheid-era cop Joao "Jan" Roderigues is furious over the delays that are halting proceedings.

Roderigues applies for leave to appeal Ahmed Timol judgment

2019-06-19 21:32

Apartheid-era cop Joao "Jan" Roderigues has applied for leave to appeal a judgment by the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg that dismissed his application for a permanent stay of prosecution.

Ahmed Timol murder: Roderigues still has an opportunity to make a full disclosure - family

2019-06-03 14:03

The family of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol says the law must take its course - not only for him, but for many other activists who died at the hands of apartheid-era police officers.


Timol murder: Outstanding SCA judgment puts ex-apartheid cop Joao Roderigues' trial on hold

2019-12-12 18:36

Former apartheid cop Joao Roderigues is still awaiting a judgment from the Supreme Court of Appeal for his alleged involvement in the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, the Gauteng High Court, sitting in the Palm Ridge Magistrate's Court, has heard.

Roderigues loses appeal bid in stay of prosecution application

2019-09-18 12:53

Former apartheid cop Joao Roderigues has lost an application he lodged in a bid to have his prosecution for the murder of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol stayed.

Ahmed Timol's nephew opposes former apartheid cop's appeal bid

2019-07-08 14:58

The nephew of anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Timol, Imtiaz Cajee, has joined the National Prosecuting Authority and two other government departments in opposing the leave to appeal application of former apartheid police officer, Joao Roderigues.

Reopen all unresolved apartheid martyr cases, foundation asks justice minister

2019-06-12 08:22

Following the case against apartheid cop Joao Roderigues, the cases of all those killed in apartheid prisons should be given immediate attention, the Imam Haron Foundation demands.

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