ARTICLES RELATING TO KARABO MOKOENA's Checkpoint is all about real journalism

2017-09-24 00:00

CheckPoint, a investigative show on, goes back to the foundation of journalism and covers the issues that black South Africans care about, writes Grethe Kemp.

Sandile Mantsoe murder trial set down for September

2017-08-31 13:42

At least 20 witnesses have been lined up to testify against murder-accused Sandile Mantsoe when he goes on trial for killing his ex-girlfriend.

Women turn to social media to recount abuse, violence

2017-08-23 20:17

Social media has helped women recount their experiences of abuse and violence, in ways mainstream media has not, a Film and Publication Board discussion has heard.

Karabo Mokoena's alleged killer back in court

2017-07-28 05:18

The man accused of murdering Karabo Mokoena is expected back in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Karabo Mokoena murder accused denied bail

2017-06-30 11:29

The man accused of killing Karabo Mokoena has been denied bail in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court

Murder accused Sandile Mantsoe back in court

2017-06-09 04:54

Sandile Mantsoe is set to resume his bail application in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court for the murder of his ex-lover, Karabo Mokoena.

‘Devil attacked Sandile Mantsoe for doing work of the Lord’ - supporters

2017-05-24 19:41

Fellow members of alleged murderer Sandile Mantsoe's church say that the "devil is taking charge" of people like him "who profess to be working for God".

Shabangu clarifies 'weak' Karabo comment

2017-05-24 16:03

Minister of Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu was trying to say murdered Karabo Mokoena was "vulnerable" when she had called her "weak".

Twitter defends Shabangu's 'Karabo was weak' claims

2017-05-24 13:32

Some Twitter users have defended claims by Minister of Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu that abuse and murder victim Karabo Mokoena was "weak".

Shabangu must retract callous 'Karabo was weak' remarks - DA

2017-05-24 11:33

The DA has called on Minister of Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu to retract her remarks that murdered Karabo Mokoena was 'weak'.


Date set for Karabo Mokoena murder trial

2017-09-15 13:41

The trial of Sandile Mantsoe, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena, has been set down.

Sandile Mantsoe not present in court to receive indictments

2017-08-30 11:28

Murder accused Sandile Mantsoe, who is accused of killing his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena, was not present to receive indictments in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Karabo Mokoena case delayed by forensic lab results

2017-07-28 11:43

Sandile Mantsoe has appeared briefly in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court where his case has been postponed, pending the expediting of DNA results from the lab.

Karabo Mokoena's alleged killer emotionless as bail is denied

2017-06-30 17:50

The man accused of killing Karabo Mokoena has been denied bail by the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Court allows media to cover bail application of Karabo Mokoena's alleged killer

2017-06-23 13:54

The initial court order restricting the media from reporting and publishing the bail application of Karabo Mokoena's alleged killer 27-year-old Sandile Mantsoe has been rescinded.

Right to report on Karabo Mokoena case must be respected, says lawyer

2017-05-24 21:51

A media law expert says that the right of the media must be respect following a court ruling that the media could not broadcast or publish the bail application of Sandile Mantsoe.

Joint Parliament meeting agrees to discuss violence against women

2017-05-24 16:54

The chairpersons of three Parliament portfolio committees will convene a joint meeting to debate the ongoing scourge and public rise of violence against women in SA.

Court says no to Mokoena's alleged killer bail hearing broadcast

2017-05-24 14:17

The bail hearing of Karabo Mokoena’s alleged killer, Sandile Mantsoe, cannot be reported on by the media, the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court has ruled.

Court to rule on barring media from reporting on Karabo murder-accused bail application

2017-05-24 11:50

The Johannesburg Magistrate's Court will rule on whether media will be allowed to report on the bail application of Karabo Mokoena murder-accused, Sandile Mantsoe.

Karabo Mokoena was weak, says minister for women

2017-05-24 07:53

Whilst the late Karabo Mokoena came across as very strong, internally, she was weak, Minister of Women Susan Shabangu has said.

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