Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
You can choose to be an armchair critic who sees everything wrong with all the efforts of others. I choose to get my hands dirty, writes Sello Hatang.
Convicted murderer Sandile Mantsoe has been sentenced to a cumulative 32 years in prison after murdering his ex-girlfriend Karabo Mokoena.
Convicted murderer Sandile Mantsoe speaks after judgment was delivered in the Karabo Mokoena trial at the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg. Watch.
Sandile Mantsoe's lawyer says Mantsoe did not testify because the defence is "not going to help" the State, which has not proven its case beyond reasonable doubt.
A police officer has told the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg that the man accused of the murder of Karabo Mokoena, appeared calm, relaxed and co-operative when he pointed out the scene where Mokoena's body was set alight.
A police officer has testified that painted toenails were the only sign that a body that was discovered in an open field in Lyndhurst was that of a woman.
A police official has told the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg that murder-accused Sandile Mantsoe admitted to him that he had killed his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena.
A witness in the murder case of Sandile Mantsoe has testified that she once saw the murder accused fling Karabo Mokoena towards a glass table.
Sandile Mantsoe, the man accused of murdering his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena, claims prison warders beat him up at Johannesburg Prison.
The much-anticipated trial of Sandile Mantsoe, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena last April and dumped her charred remains in Lyndhurst, is set to begin.
Sandile Mantsoe's lawyer says they expected the minimum prescribed sentence of 15 years.
Sandile Mantsoe says all he is guilty of is trying to help Karabo Mokoena, for whose murder he has been found guilty.
The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg will hear arguments from both the defence and prosecution teams in the trial of Sandile Mantsoe, who is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend Karabo Mokoena in April 2017.
The State has rested its case with testimony from guards who worked at the apartment building where murder accused Sandile Mantsoe lived at the time of the death of his girlfriend, Karabo Mokoena.
Murder accused Sandile Mantsoe has painted the Karabo Mokoena as a violent person who was "addicted" to the high life.
Sandile Mantsoe has told the High Court in Johannesburg that after his arrest for the murder of Karabo Mokoena a police officer told him not to worry about the case and that he would make it go away for "something small".
Sandile Mantsoe is facing a charge of premeditated murder in the death of Karabo Mokoena.
The sister of Karabo Mokoena, whose charred remains were found in an open field in Lyndhurst, says police told the family that the accused had burnt her sister as a sacrifice for the success of his business.
"New developments" in the case of Sandile Mantsoe, who allegedly murdered his girlfriend Karabo Mokoena, have led to it being postponed.
CheckPoint, a investigative show on e.tv, goes back to the foundation of journalism and covers the issues that black South Africans care about, writes Grethe Kemp.
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