Jub Jub case: ‘witness up to something’
Created: 2011-05-23 15:24:29
A metro officer testifying in the murder trial of Molema “Jub-Jub” Maarohanye and Themba Tshabalala was hiding something, defence lawyer Ike Motloung told the Protea Magistrate's Court on Monday.
“You [are] playing that you know nothing, which shows you [are] up to something,... read more
Man ‘shot execution-style’: witness
Created: 2011-05-12 12:18:37
A building supply store cashier has relived the nightmare of one of her colleagues being shot execution-style in front of her by a member of a gang who robbed the shop of cash.
Hester Potgieter, a cashier at Dreyers Moot Building Materials in Akasia, yesterday testified in the Pretoria High Cou... read more
‘He died in my arms’
Created: 2011-05-09 15:12:05
Mother’s Day will never be the same for this Cape Flats mom after her teen son died in her arms on what was meant to be a special day of love.
Heartbroken Desiree Reizenberg also celebrated her 38th birthday just hours before her 15-year-old son Clayton’s life came to a tragic end e... read more
Dad jailed for tongue-ring killing
Created: 2011-05-05 10:04:22
A Durban father who was “incapable of remorse” was sent to jail for 15 years for brutally murdering his 16-year-old daughter with a live electrical wire for having had her tongue pierced.
Judge Shyam Gyanda, in sentencing Sphiwe Morgan Dlangisa, 40, said women and children were not b... read more