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Shrien Dewani , who is accused of organising his wife Anni's murder, in court. Picture: GALLO IMAGES

NPA files Dewani response

The NPA filed papers today in response to British businessman Shrien Dewani’s lawyers’ heads of argument in an application for his discharge on charges of conspiring to kill his wife Anni.


Sex claims at safe house

Four young rape victims placed in an East London safe house were allegedly sexually abused again, by the  father of the woman who runs the facility.


Coroner threatens Nigerian ‘prophet’ for second inquest no-show

A coroner today said he would order the arrest of a Nigerian preacher after he again failed to appear to give evidence about a deadly building collapse at his Lagos megachurch.


ECDC settles legal battle with Mase

The man who became the first casualty in the multimillion-rand Nelson Mandela funeral scandal has walked away from his job with a lucrative golden handshake.

TRYING TIMES: Former political heavyweights and fraud accused Max Mamase and ex-wife, Neo Moerane

Mamase ‘too ill’ to go on trial

ALMOST 10 years after a dodgy R15.6-million deal went through the provincial agricultural department, fraud accused and former politician Max Mamase is likely to skip his trial after a state medical panel found that he is mentally incapacitated and cannot follow court proceedings.

EXECUTOR: River Ministries pastor Andre Roebert, seen here with his wife Jenny
Roebert, is at the centre of a high court suit over maintenance Picture: SUPPLIED

Roebert’s response to report raises questions

River Ministries pastor Andre Roebert and his wife Jenny were attacked by stone-throwing thugs while driving home around midnight on Friday. The attack is deplorable and I extend my good wishes to them.

President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane Zuma at the Randburg Margistrate Court

Zuma jnr unable to control car: expert

President Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane Zuma would not have been able to control his car even if he travelled at a lower speed, an inquest heard on Wednesday.

An angry customer has put up a banner complaining about the bad service he reeived at the Cell C shop in Sandton City.

Cell C and banner man in court

The banner calling Cell C the most useless service provider in South Africa is defamatory to the point of unlawfulness, the High Court in Johannesburg heard on Wednesday.

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