The two men convicted of the killing of Afrikaans writer, Winnie Rust will be sentenced next year.
Three people have been killed and six others seriously injured in two separate incidents in and around Nkowankowa outside Tzaneen in Limpopo.
Five people have been shot dead outside a supermarket in Dlangezwa Township near the University of Zululand on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.
The family of Reeva Steenkamp says it is hoping for justice in the state’s appeal regarding the jail term of convicted Paralympian Oscar Pistorius.
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.