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Last week Pietermaritzburg woman Nompilo Madondo was on cloud nine.

End in sight for Phoenix triple murder case

2019-10-21 16:03

The end is in sight for the infamous Phoenix triple murder case in the Durban High Court, where the sole accused, 47-year-old Colin Pillay, has stood trial for the better part of 2019.

Man, 57, found murdered in his home in Eastern Cape

2019-10-19 17:30

A murder investigation is underway after a Willowvale man was found dead in his home, Eastern Cape police said on Saturday.

Man accused of killing toddler, raping pupil faces double murder charge after second victim dies

2019-10-17 19:26

A Limpopo man, who was arrested for allegedly murdering and raping a two-year-old boy as well as raping a Grade R pupil, has been charged with a second murder after his seven-year-old victim died of her injuries in hospital this week.

Man killed kids because he believed wife was leaving him for her ex

2019-10-17 16:50

A man who killed his four children recently said he did so because he believed his wife was unfaithful and was divorcing him to be with the father of her first child.

UJ student Palesa Madiba's murder case moved to High Court

2019-10-14 20:59

The murder trial of a man accused of killing University of Johannesburg student Palesa Madiba six years ago has been transferred to the High Court.

19-year-old arrested for allegedly killing fellow student at NMU

2019-10-07 20:43

A 19-year-old Nelson Mandela University student is in police custody after he allegedly stabbed a fellow student to death.

Man, 20, charged with murder of UKZN student Sinethemba Ndlovu

2019-09-27 16:08

A man arrested in connection with the murder of University of KwaZulu-Natal student Sinethemba Ndlovu is expected to apply for bail next week, according to the National Prosecuting Authority.

‘Hluleka Resort offices broken into the morning of attack’

2019-09-20 15:00

There was a break-in at the Hluleka Resort offices the morning well-known Underberg couple Matthew and Karen Turner were attacked and Karen was killed.

'You can’t be killing 10-year-olds' - Cele reacts to Cape Town massacre that claimed 3 kids

2019-09-18 20:47

The teenager gunned down in a shooting that also claimed the lives of three children at a house in Elsies River was allegedly affiliated to a gang, Western Cape Community Safety MEC Albert Fritz has said.


Miguel Louw murder accused smiles in court as trial gets underway

2019-10-22 17:56

It was all smiles from Mohamed Ebrahim, who is accused of kidnapping and murdering nine-year-old Miguel Louw of Sydenham, in the Durban High Court.

Carer, four others, arrested for double murder at PE retirement centre

2019-10-20 08:19

A carer for the aged on duty the night two elderly women were murdered at a retirement centre in Port Elizabeth is expected to appear along with four others in the local magistrate’s court on Monday.

‘I lived for my kids, my life is over,’ murdered four’s mother tells court

2019-10-18 13:41

The woman whose four children were killed by her husband on Thursday gave heart wrenching testimony in the Pietermaritzburg high court.

Bloodied shoes may point to Msomi’s killer

2019-10-17 16:53

The blood found on the shoes of a University of KwaZulu-Natal student is believed to be that of a candidate attorney who was shot recently.

No inheritance for widow of man who killed their son, then himself

2019-10-17 14:10

A memorial plaque for Dylan Neethling, the boy whose dad shot him before turning the gun on himself, was put up this week at Panorama Primary in Cape Town where Dylan was a pupil.

Man wanted for allegedly raping child, murdering another finally gets day in court

2019-10-07 21:06

An alleged child rapist and murderer has appeared briefly in the Groblersdal Magistrate's Court after being on the run since December 2018.

Fundraising covers bail of PE mom accused of cutting off penis of man she believes raped, murdered daughter

2019-10-07 16:31

A Port Elizabeth mother accused of cutting off the penis of a man she suspected of her daughter's rape and murder has been released on bail after a fundraising effort by a children's organisation, which refused to see her and her seven-month-old son spend another night behind bars.

'I didn't kill those children' - accused weep as they proclaim innocence in Cape Town murder case

2019-09-20 16:00

Two men who were arrested for the murder of three children and a teenager at house in Elsies River earlier this week became emotional in the Goodwood Magistrate’s Court, crying as they were led to the court's holding cells.

15-year-old in soldier's murder case also faces unrelated rape charge

2019-09-19 16:34

The teenaged co-accused in the case of the murder of a soldier in Cape Town also faces a rape charge in a different case.

UPDATE | Man dies after being shot during gang brawl in Durban

2019-09-18 15:52

A man has died after he was shot in a gang brawl in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal police say. Watch.

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