The Palm Ridge Regional Court in Ekhuruleni has granted bail of R100 000 to each of the eight accused in the VBS Mutual Bank case.
The African Christian Democratic Party says no bail should be given to people on trial for murder.
The bail application of a Welkom man accused of killing his girlfriend has been postponed to next Thursday.
The two accused in a rhino poaching case, who were arrested two weeks ago after police received a tip-off, have been granted bail by the Brits Magistrate’s court in the North West.
Former Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn emerged from his Tokyo detention centre in the late hours of Thursday after accepting bail of $4.5 million under strict conditions including restrictions on seeing his wife.