The eMadadeni Magistrate’s Court in northern KwaZulu-Natal has withdrawn charges against Newcastle Mayor Ntuthuko Mahlaba.
Judgment will be delivered in the High Court in Cape Town on Thursday in the bail application of convicted murderer Jason Rohde.
The community of Vlakfontein south of Johannesburg is protesting outside the Protea Magistrate’s Court in Soweto as a 28-year-old man arrested for the murder of his 41-year-old girlfriend appears in court.
Henri van Breda has been dealt a blow after the Constitutional Court dismissed his application for leave to appeal his conviction and sentence.
Colin Pillay is accused of killing Jane Govindasamy and her daughters in their flat, and he has been charged with the theft of a cellphone and money.