This is the end of the road for Oscar Pistorius - NPA

2018-04-09 20:54

South Africa's highest court has rejected Oscar Pistorius's request to appeal against his 13-year jail term, ending the long legal battle over his killing of his girlfriend in 2013.

Gerrie Nel vs The Accused

2017-01-31 16:09

Five cases that made prosecutor Gerrie Nel a household name.

Pistorius allowed out of prison to attend gran's funeral

2016-10-18 16:26

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius has been briefly released to attend his grandmother's funeral, the Department of Correctional Services has confirmed.

State takes 'lenient' Pistorius sentence to the SCA

2016-09-16 21:27

The Gauteng Director of Public Prosecutions has made an application at the Supreme Court of Appeals against the six-year jail sentence that was handed down to convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.

Why News24 has chosen NOT to publish pics of Reeva Steenkamp's dead body

This week Judge Masipa granted a request that photos be made public of Reeva Steenkamp’s body after she was shot four times by boyfriend and former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius. News24 has decided not to circulate the images. Here's why.

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Media houses preparing for Oscar case

2015-12-08 06:58

Madiba Street in front of the High Court in Pretoria is a hive of activity as media houses make final preparations to broadcast the appearance of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius.

Pistorius family: 'No comment'

2015-12-03 11:53

The family of Oscar Pistorius has noted the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to replace his culpable homicide conviction with murder, but will not comment at this stage.

INFOGRAPHIC: Oscar's SCA hearing in review

2015-12-02 21:31

The Supreme Court of Appeal will rule on Thursday on whether Oscar Pistorius’s culpable homicide conviction will be replaced with murder. Here is how his SCA hearing played out last month.

Reeva's father says he wants to meet Oscar

2015-10-25 22:30

The father of Reeva Steenkamp said in an interview that he wants to meet Oscar Pistorius to seek closure over the killing of his daughter.

No clarity on when Oscar could be released

2015-10-05 09:25

It is unclear when Oscar Pistorius will be released from Kgosi Mampuru II Prison in Pretoria should he be granted parole.


Is this the final stretch in the Pistorius case?

2017-09-19 15:27

Oscar Pistorius' legal team will face the State again in the appeal court in November, in what could be the final stretch in a marathon three-year battle to keep him behind bars.

Oscar Pistorius transferred to different prison

2016-11-14 14:15

Oscar Pistorius has been transferred form the Kgosi Mampuru II Prison to the Atteridgeville Correctional Centre, the Department of Correctional Services has confirmed.

Enough is enough, says Oscar's lawyer to State's sentence appeal bid

2016-10-12 22:53

"Enough is enough", says Oscar Pistorius's lawyer in papers opposing the State's attempt at keeping the "blade runner" behind bars for even longer for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

NPA to consider options on Oscar sentence

2016-07-06 17:45

The National Prosecuting Authority is considering its options regarding the six-year sentenced handed to convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius on Wednesday.

View pics of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius as he returns to the High Court in Pretoria for an appearance ahead of sentencing proceedings and a bail application.

View pics of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius as he returns to the High Court in Pretoria for an appearance ahead of sentencing proceedings and a bail application.

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Pistorius’s lawyers tight-lipped over possible bail application

2015-12-04 17:16

Convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius’s lawyers remained tight-lipped on Friday over his possible bail application.

NPA welcomes murder conviction for Oscar

2015-12-03 11:41

The National Prosecuting Authority has welcomed the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to replace Oscar Pistorius’s culpable homicide conviction with murder.

Oscar appeal: 'Both sides had valid arguments'

2015-11-04 05:39

Law experts are wary of making predictions about what the outcome would be after the Supreme Court of Appeal reserved judgment in the Oscar Pistorius matter.

Disappointment at decision to release Oscar

2015-10-15 21:02

It is disappointing that Oscar Pistorius is being released from jail, but he will hopefully have become a better man, three women's rights organisations have said.

Oscar's parole review hearing postponed for 2 weeks

2015-09-19 11:18

The hearing regarding former Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's parole has been postponed for two weeks, the correctional services department has confirmed.

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