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Arielle Schwartz

Arielle Schwartz

Arielle Schwartz is a visiting writer at the Mail & Guardian.
Drivers, law enforcement and pedestrians urged to do more to combat road fatalities
Drivers, law enforcement and pedestrians urged to do more to combat road fatalities
Although there was a two percent decrease in fatal crashes from 2016 to 2017, the number of annual fatalities because of car accidents is still...
Karabo Mokoena murder trial postponed
Karabo Mokoena murder trial postponed
Court proceedings in the murder trial of Sandile Mantsoe have been postponed until April 25. Mantsoe is accused of killing his former girlfriend...
'I thought no one would believe me' — Karabo Mokoena murder accused
'I thought no one would believe me' — Karabo Mokoena murder accused
Sandile Mantsoe, who is on trial for the murder of Karabo Mokoena, claimed he told police he thought “no one would believe him” when he...
Police testimony alleges Mantsoe admitted a ritual sacrifice killed Karabo Mokoena
Police testimony alleges Mantsoe admitted a ritual sacrifice killed Karabo Mokoena
Constable Helen Mahwete testified how according to murder accused Sandile Mantsoe, he and former girlfriend Karabo Mokoena took part in a ritual to...
Karabo Mokoena second 'trial within a trial'
Karabo Mokoena second 'trial within a trial'
When Karabo Mokoena’s body was found by the police in April last year, it was so badly burnt that Constable Helen Mahwete could not tell whether...
Alleged admission of guilt allowed in Karabo Mokoena case
Alleged admission of guilt allowed in Karabo Mokoena case
Police testimony that alleges Sandile Mantsoe admitted to killing Karabo Mokoena will be admissible in his trial.
Nationwide bus strike for Wednesday
Nationwide bus strike for Wednesday
There will be a nationwide bus strike in major metro cities starting on Wednesday, according to the South African Road Bargaining Council.
Murder accused in Karabo Mokoena case appears in court
Murder accused in Karabo Mokoena case appears in court
On Tuesday, Sandile Mantsoe appeared before the High Court for the second day of his trial for the murder of his former girlfriend Karabo Mokoena....
Windrushers gain justice from British Parliament
Windrushers gain justice from British Parliament
Britons born in Commonwealth countries without proper documentation were granted some relief on the status of their citizenship, when Immigration...
Hostels take crime prevention measures following more murders
Hostels take crime prevention measures following more murders
Crime prevention measures will be taken at hostels throughout the Umlazi area after a 28-year-old man was murdered at the notoriously dangerous...
'Morally unfit' – Former FBI chief blasts Trump in interview
'Morally unfit' – Former FBI chief blasts Trump in interview
Former FBI chief James Comey described President Donald Trump as “morally unfit to be president” in an interview with the American Broadcasting...
EFF members leave after Malema speech
EFF members leave after Malema speech
At the beginning of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s funeral on Saturday morning, Orlando Stadium was awash with the colours of the Economic Freedom...