Man accused of killing pregnant ex-wife gets R1 000 bail

2020-03-24 17:21

Mandla Benson Luthuli allegedly killed his wife, who was seven months pregnant.

Gauteng advocate charged with raping minor no longer an acting judge, JSC confirms

2020-03-19 20:07

The Judicial Services Commission has confirmed that an advocate due to go on trial for the alleged rape of a minor is not acting as a judge in the Labour Court.

Coronavirus: Two law students take Wits to court over residence evacuations

2020-03-17 16:11

Two University of Witwaterstrand students have turned to the courts to interdict the university from evacuating residences because of the coronavirus, alleging that students will be going home without knowing their infection status, and may then infect others.

Man charged with stabbing to death pregnant ex-wife

2020-03-16 15:56

Mandla Benson Luthuli was caught by police after allegedly killing his ex-wife.

Richard Mdluli's crime only deserves a fine, lawyer tells court

2020-03-12 18:04

Former crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli’s lawyer has told the Gauteng High Court that the only appropriate punishment for him would be a fine.

Cape Town bishop to be sentenced for raping schoolgirl

2020-03-12 07:12

A bishop from the Emmanuel Evangelist Church is to be sentenced in the Wynberg Magistrate's Court after he was convicted of raping a 15-year-old girl in 2016.

KZN woman jailed for kidnapping baby

2020-03-10 17:44

A KwaZulu-Natal woman gets four years behind bars for kidnapping a baby to prove to her boyfriend that she had given birth to his child.

Prasa breaks silence on competition watchdog report

2020-02-22 12:23

Context is everything, Prasa administrator Makhosini Mgitywa says of public passenger transport market inquiry.

R5 000 bail for cop accused of murdering five family members, neighbour in Durban

2020-02-17 20:00

A police officer facing six charges of murder was on Monday released on bail in the Hammarsdale Magistrate's Court in Durban.

Mpumalanga businessman Sam "Mshengu" Chabalala back in court on bribery claims

2020-02-15 12:44

Sam “Mshengu” Chabalala expected back in court next week after he allegedly tried to bribe a senior police officer in Mpumalanga.


Ex-Scorpions investigator fit to stand trial for allegedly robbing bank

2020-03-20 22:01

The former Scorpions investigator accused of attempting to rob a bank at the Menlyn Maine shopping centre in Pretoria has been found fit to stand trial.

Coronavirus: Wits duo lose court bid to prevent evacuation of students from residences

2020-03-19 19:28

The Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has dismissed an urgent application launched by two Wits University law students who sought to interdict the university from evacuating students from their residences due to fear of the spread of the coronavirus when they return home.

Pitch Black Afro 'knew his actions would lead to wife's death', court hears

2020-03-16 16:09

The State has called on the Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg to convict rapper Thulani Ngcobo on the principle of dolus eventualis.

I have panic attacks, says mother of girl raped by a bishop

2020-03-12 20:54

The mother was speaking to News24 after yet another delay in the sentencing proceedings of Luvuyo Gerald Hendrik, who was known to the family at the time of the incident.

Sentencing of Cape Town bishop who raped a schoolgirl delayed again

2020-03-12 16:13

Sentencing proceedings in the case of a Gugulethu evangelical bishop convicted for raping a 15-year-old schoolgirl has been delayed again.

That's three: Mkhwebane suffers yet another defeat in matters of national interest

2020-03-10 18:46

This is the third report the Public Protector has had set aside by the courts and, in what is emerging as a trend with major investigations she has undertaken, the court again struck hammer blows to Busisiwe Mkhwebane's credibility as an investigator.

Suspended sentence given to traffic cop convicted of bribery

2020-03-04 22:33

A traffic cop in the Free State was sentenced to pay a R10 000 fine or serve 10 years in prison, wholly suspended for five years.

PRASA: Our assets will not be attached, we've paid our attorneys

2020-02-21 18:52

The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa says it does not owe a service provider Mbita Consulting R22m and plans to take the matter to the supreme court of appeal.

Mother accused of strangling baby granted R1 000 bail

2020-02-17 18:42

A Durban woman who is accused of strangling what is believed to be a newborn baby, is granted bail in the Durban Magistrate's Court.

KwaZulu-Natal Bench defends judge in Jacob Zuma matter against 'baseless' public statements

2020-02-15 11:47

The KwaZulu-Natal Bench has hit back, saying it is concerned over statements made against Judge Dhaya Pillay which, which it says seeks to intimidate judicial officers and interfere with the administration of justice in the division.

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