Western Cape police said a woman had snatched Tiwane, one of twin boys, in Parow last Wednesday by gaining their mother’s trust.
Former constable Mkhanyiseli Mashiyi, 43, was stationed at the Cambridge police station in East London.
Dr Elizabeth Floyd testified that when she saw Aggett’s body after he died, ‘there were no marks of any kind on his neck’ and no swelling either.
Dr Elizabeth Floyd recalled in the High Court in Johannesburg how in the weeks leading up to both her and Aggett’s detention, they were under ‘intense’ security monitoring.
The 18-year-old allegedly introduced herself as ‘Monica from Site B’ and was reportedly wearing a ‘social worker uniform’ when she approached the family of the baby.
Of a man identified only as ‘a railway police sergeant called Schalk’, Aggett wrote that the officer had hit him and kicked him.

Anger as man accused of doctor’s murder appears in court

The Mankweng Magistrate’s Court in Limpopo was filled to its rafters when Ntiiso Xhilumane, 25, accused of murdering his girlfriend Dr Shongy Nkwashu, 24, appeared in court yesterday.

Bail hearing of Chinese nationals, who allegedly trafficked 91 Malawians into SA, adjourned

A bail hearing sought by seven Chinese nationals, who have been accused of trafficking 91 Malawian nationals, in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court has been adjourned.

Eastern Cape man sentenced to two life terms for raping two sisters aged 5 and 6

A 51-year-old man has been sentenced to two life terms for the kidnapping and rape of two minor girls in New Brighton, the Eastern Cape, three years ago.

There appeared to be systematic torture days before Neil Aggett died, court hears

Apartheid activist Neil Aggett seemed to have been severely punished through ‘systematic torture’ days before his death in detention at the infamous John Vorster Square, according to close friend David Dison.

DA calls for immediate suspension of Judge President Hlophe amid gross misconduct claims

‘We believe there is sufficient prima facie evidence to warrant a suspension pending an investigation into this very serious matter.’

Muslim major wins SANDF headscarf case

Payne said the restrictions were that the headscarf had to be tight, should not cover the ears and had to be plain in colour.

‘We’re hoping the court will be fair to us’ – Cape Town refugees’ wait to hear fate continues

The City wants an order prohibiting the sit-in and the flouting of health and safety by-laws, alleging that the group was affecting business in the area.

Reasons behind police officer who arrested ‘suspicious-looking’ man for tik questioned

Joshua Aguza was arrested for allegedly being in possession of five small packets of tik, after a policeman approached him while he put his hand behind his head and scratched it.

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IN PICS: Emotions run high as inquest visits Neil Aggett death cell

IN PICS: Emotions run high as inquest visits Neil Aggett death cell

Aggett’s sister, Jill Burger, yesterday wept quietly in the corner of her brother’s cell.

I saw cops ‘harass naked Neil Aggett days before his death’

Former detainee Maurice Smithers returned to the Johannesburg Central Police Station, formerly known as John Vorster Square, on a site visit today.

Man accused of raping stepdaughters to appear in court on Wednesday

The suspect is accused of raping his stepdaughters since 2014.

Judge Hlophe wanted me to appoint judges ‘favourably disposed’ to Zuma – deputy

The judge president stands accused of trying to have sympathetic judges appointed to the 2015 court challenge to a proposed nuclear deal with Russia.

Special tribunal seeks to freeze former state attorney official’s pension

The SIU tribunal’s first case relates to ‘several allegations of irregularities within the office of the state attorney, estimated at R34m’.

Mpianzi’s family to sue Parktown Boys, GDE with SAHRC’s help

Following a meeting with the family, the SAHRC’s Gauteng manager says they will assist the family, which can’t afford legal representation.




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