There is a witch hunt against me, Zuma tells supporters outside court

2019-05-20 19:08

Former President Jacob Zuma has labelled the corruption trial against him in the Pietermaritzburg High Court a politically-motivated witch hunt.

'Spy tapes' rehashed: Zuma is the victim here, says lawyer

2019-05-20 17:17

Jacob Zuma's lawyers have argued the Spy Tapes prove the disdain in which he was held and therefore suffered extreme prejudice from those seeking to prosecute him.

AS IT HAPPENED: 'There is no case against me, there never will be' Zuma says outside court

2019-05-20 15:30

The first day of proceedings in former president Jacob Zuma's fight for a permanent stay of prosecution against him has wrapped up, and Zuma is now expected to address a crowd of supporters outside court.

Duduzane Zuma, Mngxitama, Niehaus at court for Zuma

2019-05-20 11:51

Support for former president Jacob Zuma seems to be dwindling slightly as his corruption court proceedings get under way.

Jacob Zuma's last gasp? What you need to know about the former president's latest legal tussle

2019-05-20 05:51

Former President Jacob Zuma will this week take the plunge in what will likely be his final opportunity to dodge a series of corruption charges he has successfully side-stepped for more than a decade.

Man accused of killing Matwetwe actor gives police the runaround, court hears

2019-05-17 17:18

The suspect arrested for the murder of Matwetwe actor Sibusiso Khwinana would ignore the police's request to meet with him in prison, the court has heard

Mamelodi taxi boss to challenge section of act dealing with bail cancellation

2019-05-17 14:36

Mamelodi taxi boss Vusi "Khekhe" Mathibela is expected to approach the Constitutional Court to challenge a section of the Criminal Procedure Act that allows the cancellation of bail in an accused's absence.

Lengthy postponement as cops probe cellphone activity of Irish charity worker's alleged murderer

2019-05-16 21:28

Outstanding DNA and blood spatter analysis along with a report on the cellphone activity of murder accused Mitspa Onyoka has resulted in another postponement in the case against the suspect accused of stabbing Irish charity worker John Curran.

Duduzane Zuma was not speeding - court hears

2019-05-16 17:23

Two witnesses in Duduzane Zuma's culpable homicide case have corroborated his account that he was not speeding when his Porsche crashed into a minibus taxi in 2014, killing one passenger.

'Resurrection case': More charges possible for one accused

2019-05-16 15:33

One of the two people awaiting trial for the infamous "resurrection" could face more charges.


Five quotes that sealed Rob Packham's fate

2019-05-20 17:40

Constantia businessman Rob Packham has been found guilty of killing his wife Gill in February 2018 and for attempting to defeat the ends of justice by setting her car and body alight.

Constantia businessman Rob Packham found guilty of wife's murder

2019-05-20 15:34

The Western Cape High Court on Monday found Constantia businessman Rob Packham guilty of killing his wife Gill in February 2018 and attempting to defeat the ends of justice by setting her car and body alight.

Zuma should have been charged in 2005 with Shaik - defence

2019-05-20 14:18

Former president Jacob Zuma should have been charged in 2005 alongside his financial advisor Schabir Shaik, his defence teams has argued in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg.

Vrede dairy farm project: Gauteng High Court rules Public Protector's report is unconstitutional

2019-05-20 10:25

The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has ruled that Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane failed in her duties to investigate and report on the Vrede dairy project in the Free State.

PICS: Occupied house left in ruins by now-evicted BLF members

2019-05-20 05:11

A lawyer from Pretoria has managed to have a group of Black First Land First (BLF) members who had occupied a house in Brooklyn, Pretoria, evicted.

Man gets 18 years for paternity jealousy murder

2019-05-17 14:38

A Steenberg man has received a hefty jail sentence after killing a man he accused of impregnating his girlfriend.

Family's anxious wait as plea deal still on the table for daughter's murder accused

2019-05-17 13:20

There was yet another postponement for the man accused of the murder of 6-year-old Stacey Adams from Mitchells Plain last year, but a plea deal is still on the table.

'Poisonous presence' - ConCourt hears about parents' behaviour at Joburg school

2019-05-16 18:46

A father, whose two boys were expelled after he allegedly intimidated an official at a Johannesburg school, had created a "toxic" atmosphere at the school, the Constitutional Court has heard.

Convicted corrupt cop back in dock with Modack for alleged corruption

2019-05-16 16:27

Convicted corrupt cop Kolin Govender was back in the dock on Thursday, this time alongside underworld figure Nafiz Modack on corruption charges dating back to 2011.

Jason Rohde's former girlfriend faces possible contempt case

2019-05-16 13:53

Jolene Alterskye, the former girlfriend of convicted killer Jason Rohde, faces the possibility of a contempt of court case over comments she made about his trial, and later apologised for.

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