Senekal pair accused of murder to appear in court on Thursday

22 October 2020, 6:15 AM
The men accused of murdering 21-year-old farm manager Brendin Horner will on Thursday know whether their bail application has succeeded.
Mass memorial service for four KZN teachers 2 November 2017, 11:55 AM

The Department of Education in KwaZulu-Natal says its finalised preparations for memorial service of the four teachers who died in this week's taxi violence-related shooting at Ladysmith in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands.

No injuries in Soweto taxi shoot-out 2 November 2017, 11:30 AM

The situation remains calm but tense in Dube - Soweto - following this morning's shooting incident believed to be between taxi groups WATA and NANDUWE.

WATCH: Christopher Panayiotou judgment 2 November 2017, 10:08 AM

Judgment on the trial of businessman and murder accused, Christopher Panayiotou is underway.

Water tanks for North Riding residents 2 November 2017, 9:35 AM

Areas in North Riding, Randburg, have been warned by authorities not to drink their household water.

KZN armed robber gets two life sentences for farm murders 2 November 2017, 9:28 AM

The Madadeni High Court in Newcastle has sentenced an armed robber, who was part of a gang that shot two people dead and wounded others on a farm in Swart Umfolozi, to two life sentences.

Mediation process continues amid SABC strike 2 November 2017, 8:39 AM

A mediation process between the SABC Board and worker unions is due to start shortly.

Coalition 8 call for Zuma arrest 2 November 2017, 8:29 AM

Eight members of advocacy group #UniteBehindCoalition, including activist Zachie Achmat have called on all South Africans to join the campaign to have President Jacob Zuma arrested.

Man accused of raping domestic worker back in court 2 November 2017, 8:19 AM

The case of a 45 year old man who allegedly raped his domestic worker and forced her to perform acts of bestiality will resume in the Bronkhorstspruit magistrates court Thursday morning.

Learner dies after bakkie overturns 2 November 2017, 8:18 AM

The Eastern Cape Education MEC, Mandla Makuphula has sent his condolences to the family of a Grade 12 learner from Pangalele Senior Secondary School at Ngqeleni Village who died in a car accident on her way home from school.

Brothers nabbed for human trafficking 2 November 2017, 7:55 AM

The Hawks have arrested a 26-year-old suspect in Cape Town in connection with human trafficking. His arrest follows that of his brother, 37-year-old Edward Tambe Ayuk, in September. Hawks spokesperson Lloyd Ramovha says the pair allegedly recruited vulnerable women to work as sex-workers in their house in Brooklyn. He says a 16-year-old girl from Gugulethu, […]

Gauteng extends online admission system 2 November 2017, 6:44 AM

The Gauteng Education Department has extended the online admission system for grades one and eight for the 2018 academic year.

Panayiotou awaits fate for wife’s murder 2 November 2017, 6:12 AM

Businessman and murder accused, Christopher Panayiotou will on Thursday know whether he has been found guilty for allegedly orchestrating the murder and abduction of his wife Jayde.

Learners assessed ahead of testimoney in school sexual assault case 2 November 2017, 5:56 AM

Learners who claim to have been sexually assaulted by a scholar patroller at the AB Xuma primary school in Soweto are being assessed to determine if they can testify in court when his trial begins.

No work, no pay for striking SABC staff 1 November 2017, 9:31 PM

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) says although it is every worker’s right to go on strike, the no-work no-pay principle will apply to its striking employees. The public broadcaster’s staff affiliated to the Broadcasting, Electronic, Media and Allied Workers Union (Bemawu) is scheduled to embark on a strike action on Thursday. Both Bemawu and […]

Learners identify alleged paedophile 1 November 2017, 9:13 PM

More than 50 learners who allege to have been sexually assaulted by a scholar patroller at a primary school in Soweto are believed to have positively identified the accused as their alleged perpetrator.

E. Cape residents decry sewage smell 1 November 2017, 7:01 PM

Residents of Old Location in Elliot in the Eastern Cape want government intervention in addressing sanitation problems they are experiencing in the area.

WATCH: Sassa, Sapo appear before Scopa 1 November 2017, 6:17 PM

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says South Africa Social Security Agency (Sassa) and the Post Office have agreed to have the National Treasury act as a mediator in their dispute regarding the payment of social grants.

Omotoso’s case postponed 1 November 2017, 4:20 PM

The case of the Jesus Dominion International church leader, Timothy Omotoso, has been postponed to 5 December.

Mpumalanga govt takes legislature to people 1 November 2017, 3:44 PM

Ordinary South Africans must be the first beneficiaries of what the constitution dictates on service delivery. That's the view of former Public Protector Laurence Mushwana.

Police confiscate abalone worth R5 million in Cape Town 1 November 2017, 2:39 PM

Police have confiscated abalone worth an about R5 million at an illegal processing facility in Brackenfell outside Cape Town.

WSU SRC wants security company booted 1 November 2017, 1:43 PM

The SRC at the Walter Sisulu University in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape has called on the management to fire the security company operating at the institution.

Jordaan denies raping Ferguson 1 November 2017, 12:50 PM

The president of Safa , Danny Jordaan, has broken his silence on allegations of rape levelled against him two weeks ago.

Six injured in Joburg crash 1 November 2017, 11:58 AM

Six people have been injured after a truck and a car collided on the R59 near Meyerton south of Johannesburg.

Case of Omotoso postponed 1 November 2017, 11:31 AM

The case of the Jesus Dominion International church leader, Timothy Omotoso has been postponed to December 5.

UCT classes resume on Wednesday 1 November 2017, 11:30 AM

Classes at the University of Cape Town are expected to resume on Wednesday after being suspended last week due to ongoing student protests.

Mchunu condemns killing of 11 in KZN shooting 1 November 2017, 11:25 AM

KwaZulu-Natal premier Willies Mchunu has condemned yesterday's shooting at Ladysmith in the province's Midlands that claimed the lives of eleven people.

Dog fatally mauls infant 1 November 2017, 9:54 AM

A six-month old baby has died after being mauled by a dog at a home in Primrose, Germiston, east of Johannesburg.

#UniteBehind coalition to stage march pushing for Zuma’s arrest 1 November 2017, 9:38 AM

Activists from the #UniteBehind coalition will on Wednesday march to an undisclosed location to demand the arrest of President Jacob Zuma.

KZN Premier distraught by recent taxi killing 1 November 2017, 9:16 AM

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu says he is distraught and saddened by the latest taxi-related killing in the province. In the latest incident, the Deputy Chairperson of the Klipriver Taxi Association and his bodyguards were ambushed and killed in Ladysmith in the midlands. In the last two weeks, 18 people have died in incidents related to […]

Samwu wants Ekurhuleni Municipality to reverse suspension against traffic cops 1 November 2017, 8:57 AM

Municipal workers union SAMWU says it's written to the of the Ekurhuleni city manager to demand that pre suspension hearing against two metro police officers not go ahead.