Mpumalanga mom details events leading up to murder of her 4 children
Zinhle Maditla, aged 24, has taken the stand at the High Court in Middelburg in mitigation of sentencing.
Witness to testify on behalf of Mpumalanga killer mom ahead of sentencing
Before Maditla’s fate is decided, her defence team has asked the court to call a witness to testify on her behalf.
Mpumalanga mom who murdered her 4 children to be sentenced
Zintle Maditla fed the children rat poison in December last year when she discovered that their father was seeing another woman.
State capture spotlight returns to Vrede dairy farm scandal
The Free State’s former Agriculture and Rural Development head of department Peter Thabethe is set to return to the stand.
Makhura sets up commission of inquiry to curb Gauteng taxi violence
The commission will be chaired by justice Jeremiah Buti Shongwe, who will be assisted by Rudolph Lungile Mabece and Hula Mismang.
Ramaphosa looks for solutions, divine intervention to tackle recent violence
As South Africa looks for answers and long-term solutions to the hate crimes meted against foreign nationals, the President turned to divine intervention.
Ramaphosa describes xenophobic attacks as ‘shameful’, appoints special envoy
Following recent attacks on foreign nationals, President Ramaphosa has appointed a special envoy to deliver messages of support to several heads of state and governments across Africa.
Deputy minister Hlongwa to be given state funeral
The 38-year-old died on Friday when her car was hit by a truck after stopping to assist people affected by another accident on the N1 Highway from Polokwane.
RTMC probing death of deputy minister Bavelile Hlongwa
Hlongwa died following a road accident while travelling from Limpopo on Friday.
‘A giant tree of Africa has fallen’: Mnangagwa pays tribute to Mugabe
He addressed mourners at the Zimbabwe National Sports Stadium, where Mugabe’s funeral service got under way on Saturday.
Ramaphosa booed during Mugabe funeral service
Cyril Ramaphosa took to the stage at Robert Mugabe's funeral service, in Zimbabwe, to deliver his condolences but he was interrupted by boos from the crowd.
Politicians react to news of Bavelile Hlongwa’s death
The African National Congress spokesperson Pule Mabe says Hlongwa's death came too soon.
Deputy minister Hlongwa’s death ‘an absolute devastation’
Hlongwa died in a car accident while travelling from Limpopo on Friday night on the N1 at the Maubane bridge in Hammanskraal.
Mabuza ‘disappointed’ with slow progress made to clean up Vaal River
This was part of the Vaal River Rehabilitation Project, which kicked off last year after the river was polluted by raw sewage from pump stations in the Emfuleni Municipality.
Some displaced foreign nationals say SA is their home
Countries including Nigeria and Zimbabwe offered to help their citizens leave South Africa in the wake of the xenophobic attacks.
Safety of displaced foreign nationals a concern for African Diaspora Forum
Dozens of people took refuge at community halls on the East Rand after they were displaced during violent clashes between locals and foreign nationals.
Zim offers transportation for citizens wishing to return home from SA
According to 'The Herald' newspaper, about 171 Zimbabweans have taken up the offer and would be going back home.
Gautrain calls on CoJ to restore water to Sandton station
The city cut off the water supply to the station after the landlord, Cedar Park Properties, racked up a bill of over R8 million with the municipality.