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A judge vying for a position at the Constitutional Court has told the Judicial Service Commission about a so-called 'top six' at the Supreme Court of Appeal, which allegedly mistreated junior judges.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 12:45 pm
Embattled ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has asked ANC provincial secretaries to compile lists of ANC members who are not only criminally charged, but 'implicated in corrupt practices'.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 11:19 am
Western Cape police stations have outstanding utility bills amounting to more than R1.7 million, according to a parliamentary reply.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 9:51 am
JSC member Julius Malema asked Kollapen about his age, saying he would serve half of what was expected of a ConCourt judge should he be appointed. Kollapen is 64 years old.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 9:27 am
The driver of a vehicle that crashed into two people while allegedly being high and drunk, killing them, is set to make his first appearance in court after the original docket went "missing."
Posted: April 13, 2021, 8:59 am
Teacher assistant contracts were supposed to end on 31 March, but the department has extended them to 31 April.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 8:39 am
Applications for Mauritius’ Africa Scholarship Scheme have reopened to South African students.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 7:50 am
Commuters were on board the train at the time of the fire but no injuries were reported, Metrorail said.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 7:44 am
The department of agriculture, land reform and rural development has proposed the draft national cannabis master plan in order to unlock economic opportunities in the sector.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 7:43 am
Ramadaan will start on Wednesday in South Africa after there was no sighting of the moon on Monday night.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 7:42 am
Limpopo police have deployed reinforcements to Phalaborwa due to violent protests over the past couple of days.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 7:10 am
South Africa recorded 655 new Covid-19 infections by Monday and 34 new Covid-19-related deaths, taking the confirmed death toll to 53 356.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 7:03 am
The wheels of misfortune spun disaster for one American tourist when his rented vehicle took a dip in the water at the Hermanus Harbour on Friday morning.
Posted: April 13, 2021, 6:53 am
On Monday, the Ventersdorp Magistrate's Court denied bail to a man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend’s new lover.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 9:30 pm
UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has written to Speaker of the National Assembly Thandi Modise to change how the committee handling Public Protector Busisiwe Mkwhebane's impeachment will vote, he wants all parties represented to have a weighted vote.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 9:30 pm
Two Soweto men allegedly linked to a mob that brutally killed a mentally ill Soweto woman accused of witchcraft appeared in the Protea Magistrate's Court on a charge of murder.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 8:26 pm
Africa needs the skills and capacity to manufacture its own vaccines, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday, as the continent lags other global regions in inoculating against Covid-19.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 8:26 pm
Constitutional Court candidate Judge Fayeeza Kathree-Setiloane has told the Judicial Service Commission she believes she can contribute to transforming society through the Constitution and the work of the apex court.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 8:26 pm
Well-known Zimbabwean-born author Phumlani Pikoli, 33, has been found dead in his flat in Johannesburg, family confirms.
Posted: April 12, 2021, 7:29 pm
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Posted: January 21, 2021, 3:15 pm