Homeless killings: City of Tshwane not doing enough after string of murders, says NGO

2019-06-20 20:56

An NGO in Tshwane, which deals with the plight of homelessness, has accused officials of not taking the recent string of murders of vagrants seriously enough.

Security officers in the dock for allegedly killing man in 'revenge' shooting

2019-06-18 18:48

Four Limpopo security officers have appeared in court after allegedly killing a man who they believed had killed one of their colleagues, police said.

Man meets his wife in most bizarre way

2019-06-13 13:41

Let's just say it involves a murder, graveyard and flowers.

Man given double life sentence for repeatedly raping two daughters

2019-06-11 22:22

A 50-year-old man was given two life sentences by the High Court in Thohoyandou after being found guilty of repeatedly raping his two minor daughters for three years.

WATCH: Judge says Packham was a crafty, competent deceiver

2019-05-21 12:07

The Western Cape High Court has 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. Watch.

‘Intention was to kill, not like a robbery gone wrong’

2019-05-15 15:33

Nonzuzo Sithole has not been able to sleep a wink since she witnessed the brutal murder of her brother, Martin Sithole and his friend Buthanani Shange, who died in a hail of bullets on Sunday.

Gangland ‘revenge’ hit

2019-05-10 15:21

A gangland-like shooting that saw alleged Sobantu drug lord Nhlanhla Mkhize gunned down in Eastwood this week, may be an act of revenge for the death of Shane Patchay.

Court hears how two homeless men ended up being party to murder

2019-04-30 15:25

Two homeless men say they were recruited by a man to do odd jobs but ended up being party to the murder of his fiancée a day before her wedding.

Attacker kills 1 woman, injures 2nd in NYC apartment

2019-04-21 12:06

Police say a woman was hacked to death and a second woman is being treated for stab wounds after a killer who may have used an axe attacked them inside a Brooklyn apartment.

11-year-old charged with murder of middle-aged couple

2019-03-19 12:40

A young boy was taken into custody and charged with murder after shooting a couple in their home.


A US millionaire was so afraid of a North Korean nuclear attack that he hired a worker to dig a bunker underneath his home. It ended in the man's fiery death.

2019-06-19 11:18

Daniel Beckwitt had become obsessed in recent years by the idea of North Korean missile strikes, and decided to build a bunker in secret.

Condolences to the families of 15 murdered South Africans who did not get a message from Ramaphosa

2019-06-18 06:59

Surely the Presidency has the capacity to collate the names of all those murdered from the police and issue collective condolences on a weekly basis, writes Adriaan Basson.

Survival of murdered Durbanville teacher's husband 'a miracle'

2019-06-12 18:15

The husband of Cape Town school teacher Helga Van Wyk who was stabbed to death, is still under intensive care.

A 102-year-old woman in a care home is suspected of strangling and beating a 92-year-old fellow resident to death in a sleepy French town

2019-05-24 16:32

Prosecutor Frederic Trinh told AFP on Wednesday the 92-year-old died as a "result of asphyxiation caused by strangulation and blows to the head."

WATCH LIVE: Court to hand down judgment in Packham murder trial

Western Cape High Court Judge Elize Steyn is expected to hand down judgment in Rob Packham's murder trial. Watch live.

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Cop killed in Estcourt

2019-05-13 15:00

A Stock Theft Unit policeman died in a hail of bullets in the centre of Estcourt on Saturday night when he was ambushed by attackers who fled in his car.

Waste picker killed over R50

2019-05-07 15:30

A waste picker was shot dead on Sunday morning at the New England Road landfill, allegedly by a KSA security guard over R50 worth of scrap metal.

Murdered baby Zahnia remembered as her parents tie the knot

2019-04-24 05:58

When Cindy Woodward married Bradley Robyn, their wedding was more than just a celebration of their love - it was a bittersweet ceremony in memory of their murdered daughter who they had once thought would be part of their big day.

WATCH LIVE: Packham adamant he did not kill his wife, testimony continues

Murder accused Rob Packham is expected to continue testifying in the Western Cape High Court. Watch live.

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WATCH LIVE: Rob Packham murder trial - Day 3

The murder trial of Rob Packham continues in the Western Cape Hight Court. Packham was arrested in 2018, the same day his wife Gill's body was identified by means of forensic DNA comparison after being discovered in the boot of her burn-out car. Watch live.

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