Gwede Mantashe singles out ‘problematic courts’

2015-06-22 17:02

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe has taken aim at two courts that he accuses of having a negative attitude towards the government.

Laughter as court told al-Bashir has left

2015-06-15 17:09

There were knowing sniggers from the public gallery in the High Court in Pretoria when the government’s lawyer stood up and explained to a full bench that fugitive from justice, Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, had left the country.

Govt must investigate al-Bashir's departure - court

2015-06-15 15:48

The government should investigate the departure of Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, as the High Court in Pretoria ruled that he should, in fact, have been arrested.

Court to hear al-Bashir application

2015-06-15 05:24

The High Court in Pretoria is expected to hear an application on whether South African authorities can arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

Al-Bashir still in SA - report

2015-06-14 21:38

The mystery of Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir's whereabouts have taken another turn, following earlier reports that he had left South Africa.

Africa's destiny is in its own hands - Zuma

2015-06-14 20:52

Africa's destiny was in its own hands, President Jacob Zuma has said at the opening of the AU heads of state summit in Johannesburg.

Al-Bashir not allowed to leave SA

2015-06-14 19:03

The application to have Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir arrested will continue in the High Court in Pretoria, after he was ordered to stay in SA.

Zuma denies xenophobia in AU discussion

2015-06-14 17:49

President Jacob Zuma has told African leaders during an African Union meeting on xenophobia in South Africa that South Africans were not xenophobic.

ANC: ICC no longer useful

2015-06-14 16:24

The ICC is no longer a useful organisation, the ANC says, in the wake of a court application to compel the government to arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir.

Bashir spotted at AU summit

2015-06-14 15:17

Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir has been spotted at the AU summit in Sandton when he emerged with other heads of state from their closed-door meeting to pose for a photo opportunity.


Youth of 1976 also commemorated by AU - Zuma

2015-06-16 19:15

The African Union also commemorates Youth Day across the continent as the "Day of the African Child", President Jacob Zuma says.

Judges concerned by violation of al-Bashir order

2015-06-15 16:39

Judge President Dunstan Mlambo says the South African government's failure to arrest and detain President Omar al-Bashir is inconsistent with the Constitution.

Al-Bashir not allowed to leave SA

2015-06-15 09:11

The application to have Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir arrested will continue in the High Court in Pretoria, after he was ordered to stay in SA.

We are still preparing for Bashir case - justice department

2015-06-14 22:30

The justice department was preparing for arguments in the High Court in Pretoria, amidst reports that Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir had already left South Africa.

Malema: AU must defend al-Bashir

2015-06-14 20:52

EFF leader Julius Malema says indicted Sudanese president Omar al-Bashir is “weak” and a vulnerable leader who must be defended from SA and its Western allies.

Bashir has reportedly left SA ahead of arrest bid

2015-06-14 19:54

Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir has left South Africa and is returning to Khartoum, Bloomberg has reported.

Mugabe slams two-term limit on African leaders

2015-06-14 18:39

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has slammed the two-term limit imposed on African leaders, but at the same time made fun of Burundi’s president Pierre Nkurunziza’s third-term bid.

Al-Bashir arrest application postponed to Monday

2015-06-14 16:35

The application to have Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir arrested will continue in the High Court in Pretoria.

Govt asks for postponement of al-Bashir application

2015-06-14 16:07

The SA government has asked that the application for an order to have Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir arrested while in the country be postponed, promising that he will not be allowed to leave until after it has been heard.

Sudanese president lands in SA, welcomed by govt

2015-06-13 21:02

Sudanese president Omar al Bashir has arrived in South Africa for the African Union summit - and it is unlikely that he will be arrested.

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