Boyfriend, mom appear in court after children burn to death while home alone

2018-08-06 14:21

A mother and her boyfriend, who are accused of culpable homicide after two children were killed in a fire while home alone, have appeared in the Mitchells Plain Magistrate's Court.

Former VBS boss only heard of ‘looting’ after it happened, advocate argues

2018-08-02 07:39

Intense arguments have been heard around whether or not Robert Madzonga, former VBS chief operations officer and group executive officer of Vele Investments, should be provisionally sequestrated.

The fight is about to begin, Team Moyane vows after objections rejected

2018-08-01 14:23

The legal battle of suspended SA Revenue Service commissioner Tom Moyane is about to heat up, his attorney, Eric Mabuza, tells Fin24.

STAR, former Tekkie Town execs settle confidential data matter

2018-07-31 19:26

An agreement has been reached in a court case between Steinhoff Speciality Fashion and Footwear and a number of former Tekkie Town executives who resigned in June.


2018-07-29 12:30

A sixty-four-year-old woman is facing multiple charges after repeatedly tormenting her neighbours.


2018-07-22 07:00

AN ELECTRONICS expert who was bust spying on his estranged wife was this week sent to prison.

ConCourt confirms High Court ruling on polygamous Muslim unions

2018-06-29 18:22

The Constitutional Court has confirmed a Western Cape High Court finding that the Wills Act is inconsistent with the Constitution and invalid.

Siam Lee murder accused granted R40 000 bail

2018-06-20 14:47

The man accused of the murder of Durban sex worker Siam Lee has been granted bail of R40 000.

Enough poison to kill an adult found in murdered toddler Courtney Pieters' blood (Warning: sensitive details)

2018-06-06 15:35

A forensic analyst says 0.08mg/litre of carbaryl was found in the 3-year-old's blood.

Why ex-ACSA legal head wants CEO Maseko to feel the sharp end of Blade

2018-05-31 11:00

The former legal head of Airports Company SA sets out in court papers why he wants Minister of Transport Blade Nzimande to have current CEO Bongani Maseko disciplined.


Two more VBS execs provisionally sequestrated

2018-08-03 14:04

Two more VBS Mutual Bank executives have been provisionally sequestrated, bringing to five the total number of managers at the institution whose assets are now effectively on ice.

Tekkie Town founder sues STAR, Pepkor for R41.6m

2018-08-02 06:29

Tekkie Town founder Braam Van Huyssteen is suing Steinhoff Africa Retail and Pepkor Speciality for breach of contract and wants them to pay him R41.6m.

Ex-VBS boss temporarily 'saved' bank to conceal fraud, advocate alleges

2018-08-01 12:05

The former COO of VBS Mutual Bank ensured R18m was paid to the institution to try to solve a liquidation problem, it has been claimed in the Gauteng High Court.

15 Hermanus unrest accused released from custody

2018-07-30 18:54

All but three of the 18 people who appeared in the Hermanus Magistrate's Court for charges relating to the latest wave of unrest in the town, have been released on house arrest.

Jiba racism accusation based on 'flimsy premise'

2018-07-24 15:10

Since to make an accusation of racial bias is about the most serious charge that can be made in South Africa today, one would expect of AFT not to do so without a solid factual basis, writes Craig Watt-Pringle.

Judgment reserved in Velaphi Khumalo racial slur case

2018-07-03 19:53

Judgment has been reserved in the Equality Court case between the South African Human Rights Commission and Velaphi Khumalo over racial slurs made on Facebook.

Judge warns man accused of double murder to co-operate, or else

2018-06-22 20:38

"You must understand, if the trial runs and you don't co-operate, it will continue whether you co-operate or not," a Western Cape High Court judge has told a double murder accused.

Coligny murder trial: 'You are not telling the truth' – Defence tells witness

2018-06-07 17:42

The defence has accused the only person who claims to have witnessed Matlhomola Moshoeu being thrown off a moving bakkie of contradicting himself.

Judgment reserved in the Michael Komape leave to appeal application

2018-06-01 19:53

The Limpopo High Court has reserved judgment in the Michael Kompape leave to appeal application.

American parents take 30-year-old son to court when he refused to move out

2018-05-24 12:37

A couple is hoping the law can help them evict their 30-year-old son from their home.

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