Purported recording of PI played in bail hearing of Siam Lee murder accused

2018-05-23 18:06

The Durban Magistrate's Court has listened to an audio recording, which the defence alleges contains evidence that the accused Philani Ntuli was tortured.

No foul play in dividend to transfer Lodestone shares - Jooste son-in-law

2018-05-22 22:00

The declaration of a dividend in specie (a distribution in a form other than cash) – which included the transfer of Lodestone shares from Mayfair Speculators to Mayfair Holdings – was above board, says Stefan Potgieter.

Parties to meet as Markus Jooste's Mayfair aims to 'offload' Lodestone stake

2018-05-18 18:06

Deliberations are expected soon in the court application by minority shareholders in Lodestone, in a bid to prevent Markus Jooste's Mayfair from selling its shareholding in the company.

Panayiotou's leave to appeal application dismissed

2018-05-17 10:09

Christopher Panayiotou's application for leave to appeal his conviction has been dismissed in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.

Steinhoff’s Markus Jooste told a business partner he has ‘a temporary problem’ – report

2018-05-16 08:36

"... this is not how partners behave when one has a temporary problem..."

Neilson to appoint Cape Town mayoral committee

2018-05-13 15:05

Acting Cape Town mayor Ian Neilson will be appointing his Mayoral Committee to assist in the governance of the city.

'I feel I am still the mayor', says Patricia de Lille as judgment is reserved - AS IT HAPPENED

2018-05-11 16:49

Judgment has been reserved relating to the relief sought by Patricia de Lille that she continue being a DA member and fill the post as mayor of Cape Town.

Lamoer case almost at an end, ahead of further closing arguments

2018-04-26 17:59

Sentencing proceedings in the corruption, racketeering and money laundering trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and four others will continue next month.

Court gives OUTA green light to be heard in coal mine case

2018-04-21 08:00

An application objecting to OUTA being heard in a reconsideration application against the Asset Forfeiture Unit has been dismissed by the North Gauteng High Court.

Court shouldn't decide on recognition of Muslim marriages – home affairs minister

2018-04-18 17:30

Anwar Albertus, SC, for the minister of home affairs, has told the Western Cape High Court that the registration of a Muslim marriage remains a personal choice.


Markus Jooste no 'puppet master', says son-in-law on controversial WhatsApp message

2018-05-23 06:57

Allegations that former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste still plays a role in decision-making at Mayfair are "unwarranted and baseless", says his son-in-law.

Lodestone share sale shouldn't be 'one horse race', says Markus Jooste's son-in-law

2018-05-21 19:50

A 'one horse race' with only one bidder would not be in the best interests of shareholders of fast-moving consumer goods business Lodestone, says Markus Jooste's son-in-law Stefan Potgieter.

SARS and Symington settle over 'hostage' case

2018-05-17 14:06

Senior SARS official Vlok Symington has reached a settlement with his employer over the alleged hostage that took place in 2016.

Brian Molefe petitions Supreme Court over pension payout

2018-05-16 11:18

Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has petitioned the Supreme Court to appeal against the high court decision which ruled that he must pay back part of the R30m pension he receive from the firm.

Cape Town's Scottsdene 'burns' after protesters lose housing eviction challenge

2018-05-14 19:36

Three people have been shot with rubber bullets during a protest over housing in Scottsdene, in Cape Town, says a community leader.

Defence lawyer questions whether PI and police legally gained access to accused's home

2018-05-11 18:56

The lawyer representing the man accused of the murder of KwaZulu-Natal woman Siam Lee, has questioned the legality of the procedure police used to gain access to his home.

Judgment in case to make NPA, Hawks probe Prasa expected soon

2018-05-03 13:24

In the 2016/17 financial year passenger rail agency Prasa had the worst audit outcomes of any state-owned entity or department from the office of Auditor General Kimi Makwetu.

Man in court for Moses Mabhida pitch invasion

2018-04-23 17:10

The sister of a man who appeared in court for charges related to the outbreak of violence at a soccer match on Saturday says it is unfair that he is facing the charges alone.

Vicki Momberg case: The k-word is used to mentally oppress the human spirit, court hears

2018-04-18 19:21

The k-word is one of the most oppressive words used to describe black people, says Magistrate Pravina Rugoonandan.

Lamoer case: IPID presents stats on how pervasive corruption is in SAPS

2018-04-17 21:41

According to IPID's statistics, there was a total of 540 consolidated cases of reported corruption within the SAPS in the period between 2007 and 2012. .

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