In Bodibe village on Friday, a man was severely assaulted and later died in hospital, and in September, a man was murdered, and later found at Bodibe clinic.
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Public Protector pilloried in court
Hutton described the report as ‘bereft of any sound legal or factual basis’ and said Mkhwebane’s bias against Pillay was ‘manifest’.
It is alleged that they were charging R25,000 per permit and the total value involved is approximately R7 million.
The court appearance comes after the 33-year-old man was arrested for his alleged involvement in a house robbery earlier this week.
Gordhan has already secured an interdict suspending the Public Protector’s order. Now, he wants her report reviewed and set aside.
The woman who claimed she was deputy president David Mabuza’s niece, and committing several crimes under this guise, is set to spend a long time behind bars.

Courts Limpopo man gets three life sentences for murder of two children, raping one

The Limpopo High Court sitting in Polokwane rejected his attempt at a plea deal, and his explanation that he was intoxicated at the time, and that he was sorry.

Courts New Thulsie Twins bail ruling expected this week

After more than four years behind bars, terror-accused Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie could taste freedom as soon as this week.

Courts Willem Breytenbach sexual assault case postponed to November

Breytenbach stands accused of raping or sexually abusing boys between 1983 and 2019.

Courts Ex-crime intelligence boss Richard Mdluli gets five years in jail

Mthembeni Mthunzi and Mdluli were convicted last year on two counts of kidnapping, two counts of common assault and two counts of assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm.

Courts R56m police vehicle branding scam sees 42 people in court on Tuesday

Of the 42 accused, 22 are current members of the police, and an additional six are either retired or have resigned from the police, while the rest are service providers.

Courts Human trafficking linked suspects appear in court

The three who appeared in Kuruman will return to court on 6 October, while those arrested in Rustenburg will appear on Tuesday.

Courts Suspect in Rafferty farm murders abandons bail application

The NPA says the matter was adjourned to 29 October for further investigations.

Courts NPA to oppose bail for ex-MEC arrested for allegedly raping daughter, 7

The former MEC was arrested along with his stepson for allegedly repeatedly raping the twins.

Courts Video: Nathaniel Julies’ alleged killers denied bail as court fears unrest

‘The community demands answers [as to] why an innocent and an unarmed teenager was shot and killed [by police]. Their release will disturb public peace and public order policing,’ the court ruled.

Courts Four rapists get life in jail for 2017 gang rape in PE

Luther Jansen, 22, Luciano Classen, 24, Furdi Classen, 22, and Brendon Wildskiet, 23, were sentenced to life imprisonment.

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Court lashes wine farmers for trying to ‘use’ farm workers to escape liability

Courts Court lashes wine farmers for trying to ‘use’ farm workers to escape liability

Her ruling comes on the back of the nonpayment of an overdraft and various loans which the farm’s owners had initially secured by bonding the property.

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EFF takes up case of farmworkers allegedly beaten by farmer

Courts EFF takes up case of farmworkers allegedly beaten by farmer

They fled the farm without being paid and did not even have money to pay for transport to return to the Free State.

Courts Andile Lungisa turns to ConCourt to avoid prison

He pointed out that there is overcrowding in prison cells, very few people have mattresses and beds, have very little if any access to water, being forced to use the toilet openly where people can see you, and that the food is ‘appalling’.




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