Dishonesty, ethics and matters of fact: Court to decide on Mkhwebane’s conduct in Ramaphosa probe

Dishonesty, ethics and matters of fact: Court to decide on Mkhwebane's conduct in Ramaphosa probe: The battle between Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane and President Cyril Rampahosa took centre stage in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria as months of acrimonious exchanges, which dominated headlines, spilled into open court.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Ga-Rankuwa pupil released on warning has ‘track record’ of bullying, court hears

Ga-Rankuwa pupil released on warning has 'track record' of bullying, court hears: The 18-year-old Modiri Secondary School pupil accused of bullying has previous cases of bullying, assault and intimidation, the Ga-Rankuwa Magistrate's Court hears.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria WATCH | Shoppers duck for cover as armed men rob cash-in-transit van in Marabastad: The Marabastad Market Stalls in Pretoria resembled something from the set of an action movie, complete with shoppers … [Read more...]

Public Protector ‘is not rogue’, Mkhwebane’s lawyer tells court

Public Protector 'is not rogue', Mkhwebane's lawyer tells court: The first of two days of arguments in President Cyril Ramaphosa's review application of Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on his CR17 campaign closed with sweeping statements over Ramaphosa's alleged dishonesty to Parliament.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'Reckless, reckless, reckless!' - Mkhwebane 'thumbsucked' facts in finding against Ramaphosa, court hears: The legal battle between President Cyril … [Read more...]

Aimless Zuma testimony an example of Zondo commission’s poor use of time, Casac tells court, wants deadline set

Aimless Zuma testimony an example of Zondo commission’s poor use of time, Casac tells court, wants deadline set: The judicial commission of inquiry into allegation of state capture must firm up its plans and give clarity on where it stands, because its eating up millions of rands and the South African taxpayer isn’t getting much in return for it, Casac argues in papers before the High Court.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Bulls confirm Zondagh departure, won't fill position: The … [Read more...]

ANC heads to court to challenge Tshwane speaker ruling

ANC heads to court to challenge Tshwane speaker ruling: The ANC in Pretoria has announced it will be heading to court to force speaker Katlego Mathebe to implement the law in the council and not her own "incorrect interpretation" regarding a request to rescind a council resolution.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria 'School bully' suspended after video of attack circulates on social media: In the video, a young girl is seen pouring a thick white liquid over another girl’s head, and … [Read more...]

38 refugees being held at Lindela, following UNCHR removal, seek asylum, court hears

38 refugees being held at Lindela, following UNCHR removal, seek asylum, court hears: The Department of Home Affairs, through its legal representative, has informed the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that it has undertaken the verification process of refugees who were camped outside the UN High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) offices in Pretoria.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Pretoria residents get costs order in refugees interdict application: Pretoria residents have secured … [Read more...]

Estina almost ready to go back to court, but state capture investigations remain hamstrung

Estina almost ready to go back to court, but state capture investigations remain hamstrung: Head of the National Prosecuting Authority’s Investigative Directorate, Hermione Cronje says the investigation into the Estina dairy farm in the Eastern Free State will be completed by the end of the month and will then be ready for re-enrolment in court.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Pretoria homeowners head to court in bid to remove refugees camping outside UNHCR offices

Pretoria homeowners head to court in bid to remove refugees camping outside UNHCR offices: Homeowners from upmarket suburbs in Pretoria are heading to court in an attempt to remove refugees who are staging a sit-in outside the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees' (UNHCR) offices.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Ninow’s gran tells court: ‘He’s not just the Dros rapist … there’s a side I raised to be a good boy’

Ninow's gran tells court: 'He's not just the Dros rapist ... there's a side I raised to be a good boy': Convicted child rapist Nicholas Ninow's grandmother, who raised him, has pleaded with the court to recognise he is not only the so-called Dros rapist, but that he also has a good side.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Ninow shirks responsibility, blaming drugs for rape of child: Convicted child rapist Nicholas Ninow has shirked responsibility for his actions, arguing that if he … [Read more...]

Mkhwebane’s bid to withdraw Constitutional Court appeal fails – report

Mkhwebane's bid to withdraw Constitutional Court appeal fails - report: Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's attempt to withdraw her appeal in the Constitutional Court against a High Court judgment regarding remedial action against Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan has reportedly failed.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]