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10/24/2017 08:55 AM
'Power struggle' behind prison sex scandal
Pictures of a female prison warder passionately kissing an inmate were allegedly leaked by warders who sided with a colleague she was in conflict with

10/24/2017 08:52 AM
Vytjie Mentor turns up the heat in Zuma #StateCapture probe
The former ANC MP has asked the court to dismiss Jacob Zuma’s application that he has sole powers as president to appoint a judge to investigate him.

10/24/2017 07:07 AM
Hawks respond to prof's appeal to act against corruption
We ARE doing our job, the Hawks have said in answer to world-renowned scientist Professor Salim Abdool Karim's appeal to act against corruption.

10/24/2017 06:52 AM
Ipid boss Robert McBride in court facing charge of child abuse
Ipid boss Robert McBride is expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court after his 15-year-old daughter claimed he beat her and strangled her.

10/24/2017 06:07 AM
Zuma in court over state capture report
The North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria will today hear oral arguments on President Jacob Zuma’s application to review the former public protector’s State of Capture report.

10/24/2017 06:00 AM
WATCH: Another girl killed, another tenant held
Two men, one an uncle and tenant at the Manenberg home of brutally slain Charnelle McCrawl, 10, have been arrested and charged with her murder.

10/23/2017 09:54 PM
NPA 'reluctant' to prosecute bus driver accused of sexual assault
The NPA said that they were not yet ready to prosecute a school bus driver who allegedly sexually assaulted a young girl earlier this month.

10/23/2017 08:01 PM
Alleged serial rapist pleads guilty to 17 rape counts
A serial rapist who allegedly tormented a string of women in Port Elizabeth pleaded guilty to 17 counts of rape in the city's high court.

10/23/2017 07:41 PM
Alleged wife killer refused bail for the third time
A 40-year-old man, charged with brutally beating his wife to death with a rock and stabbing his own son, was denied bail for the third time

10/23/2017 06:05 PM
CCTV footage aids in reported arrest
Manenberg Crisis Forum chairperson Roegshanda Pascoe said the community has been rocked by the murder of 10-year-old Charnelle McCrawl.

10/23/2017 06:04 PM
WATCH: No 'revenge attack' carried out on foreign nationals - Mbalula
Ipid confirmed it was probing allegations that a revenge attack had been carried out by police on foreign nationals.

10/23/2017 05:47 PM
Hitman in doctor’s coat, wig tried to poison 'gang boss' Booysen
"It’s going to be ugly and people are going to die. This is just the beginning. Someone is trying to get rid of these old gang families."

10/23/2017 05:01 PM
Advocate allegedly assaulted woman over lighter
Peace of mind and justice is all that Thandeka Buthelezi wants after a Pretoria advocate assaulted her over a lighter.

10/23/2017 04:52 PM
Learners, staff left traumatised after alleged gunmen rob secretary
Staff and learners at a Cape Town school were in shock when armed robbers allegedly attacked the secretary and made off with her cellphone.

10/23/2017 04:39 PM
Community vows to protect threatened family against gangsters
We want the family to know that we will be at every appearance to support them, said ward councillor Angus McKenzie.

10/23/2017 04:10 PM
#LifeEsidimeni: 'Officials are protecting themselves'
Government officials and NGOs were seemingly protecting themselves in order to stay out of jail, said Christine Nxumalo, whose sister died at an NGO.

10/23/2017 04:06 PM
Man killed after allegedly being mistaken for 'former cellmate'
A Phuthanang resident was shot dead in what appears to have been a case of mistaken identity.

10/23/2017 03:16 PM
Pathologists under enormous pressure
A forensic pathologist is concerned about the case load of forensic pathologists at state mortuaries, fearing that it will compromise the quality of their work.

10/23/2017 03:11 PM
#VanBreda loss of consciousness not likely, court heard
The possibility that Henri van Breda faked being unconscious after a gruesome axe attack at his family's home, could not be excluded, the court heard.

10/23/2017 02:59 PM
Five arrested for torching #CPUT shuttle
Five men have been arrested in connection with the torching of a CPUT shuttle, which caused the indefinite suspension of its bus service.