Application to have charges dropped in Miguel Louw murder case denied

2020-01-27 11:59

The KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban has refused an application to have murder and attempted murder charges against the Miguel Louw murder accused scrapped.

Arresting officer in Miguel Louw murder trial in the hot seat

2019-10-31 19:06

It was another day of full-on attacks by the defence in the Miguel Louw murder trial as the arresting officer took the stand.

Murdered nine-year-old's mother grilled in the witness box

2019-10-29 18:49

The mother of slain nine-year-old Miguel Louw of Sydenham had her personal life aired as she took to the witness stand in the Durban High Court on Tuesday.

Miguel Louw trial: Defence uses timelines against teen witness

2019-10-23 19:24

It was a gruelling day of cross-examination in the Miguel Louw murder trial as the defence team for accused Mohamed Ebrahim laid into a witness.

Miguel Louw's father dies before seeing justice for his son - reports

2019-07-04 08:36

Kirk Louw, the father of nine-year-old Miguel Louw, has died - before the finalisation of court proceedings of the man accused of killing his son, according to reports.

Miguel Louw murder accused devious and calculating, court hears

2018-12-20 18:13

Mohammed Ebrahim, the suspect in the Miguel Louw murder case, has been described as devious and calculating in the Durban Magistrate's Court.

Miguel Louw murder accused appears evasive, inconsistent on the stand

2018-12-12 18:53

The only accused in the murder of 9-year-old Miguel Louw has come across as nervous, evasive and inarticulate during his bail hearing in the Durban Regional Court.

WATCH: Suspect in Miguel Louw kidnapping arrested for murder

2018-12-05 11:24

The Durban man accused of kidnapping Miguel Louw, 10, has officially been arrested for the murder of the young boy.

Miguel Louw's alleged killer to appear in court

2018-10-17 08:07

The man accused of kidnapping and murdering 9-year-old Miguel Louw will appear in the Durban Magistrate's Court.

Body found in Phoenix identified as that of missing Miguel Louw

2018-09-12 19:44

Police have confirmed that a decomposed body found in Phoenix is that of missing 9-year-old Durban boy Miguel Louw.


Frustrated and emotionally drained – Miguel Louw's family struggling emotionally after trial postponed until 2020

2019-12-19 18:49

The family of slain 10-year-old Durban boy Miguel Louw say they are struggling emotionally after the trial was postponed to the new year.

'You lied to authorities to pay accused's bail' – defence grills Miguel Louw's mom

2019-10-30 15:40

The defence lawyer in the Miguel Louw murder trial has put the murdered boy's mother under the spotlight after she admitted visiting the accused, Mohamed Ebrahim, in jail.

'He was just an innocent child' - mother of Miguel Louw gives emotional court testimony

2019-10-28 17:26

The teary-eyed mother of slain Sydenham boy Miguel Louw has taken the stand in her son's murder case in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban.

Miguel Louw murder accused smiles in court as trial gets underway

2019-10-22 17:56

It was all smiles from Mohamed Ebrahim, who is accused of kidnapping and murdering nine-year-old Miguel Louw of Sydenham, in the Durban High Court.

Miguel Louw murder accused shouts out in court as bail denied

2018-12-21 12:48

There has been a brief outburst in the Durban Regional Court from Mohammed Ebrahim, the man accused of murdering 9-year-old Durban boy Miguel Louw.

Miguel Louw murder-accused's bail bid: Strained family ties, shoddy living arrangements come to light

2018-12-19 19:49

More details of poor family ties and shoddy living arrangements emerged in the bail application for Mohammed Ebrahim, the sole suspect in the murder of Durban boy Miguel Louw.

Miguel Louw suspect behind bars again after being charged with murder

2018-12-05 15:07

The Durban man accused of kidnapping Miguel Louw, 10, said his arrest for the additional charge of murder was unfair as he was being apprehended by police.

Miguel Louw's family angry that State is still waiting for evidence to charge accused with murder

2018-10-17 13:08

Relatives of 9-year-old Miguel Louw have reacted angrily after they were informed that the State still does not have enough evidence to charge the suspect with his murder.

Parents 'have a responsibility' to know where their children are - Bheki Cele at Miguel Louw memorial

2018-09-14 15:33

Parents should also know who has access to their children, Police Minister Bheki Cele has said during the memorial for nine-year-old Miguel Louw.

Family of missing Miguel Louw wait in 'anguish' for DNA results

2018-09-12 18:06

The family of missing 9-year-old Durban boy Miguel Louw are still waiting with bated breath to find out whether a decomposed body found in Phoenix a week ago is, in fact, the young boy.

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