Mandela Makaula

Judge in Omotoso case recuses himself

Judge Mandela Makaula is expected to provide his reasons for recusing himself on March 15

SCA dismisses Omotoso’s bid to have judge recused

The Supreme Court of Appeal has dismissed televangelist Timothy Omotoso’s application to have Judge Mandela Makaula recuse himself from his rape trial

Omotoso rape trial postponed to the new year

Defence advocate Peter Daubermann accused Judge Makuala of 'being biased' following the testimony of first witness Cheryl Zondi

Omotoso trial: Judge rejects defence bid to appeal recusal ruling

Defence advocate Peter Daubermann asked the court to postpone the trial so he can petition the Supreme Court of Appeal

‘We continue to support the man of God’ — Omotoso church

Omotoso and his two co-accused are currently facing 63 charges and 34 alternative charges which include rape, sexual assault and racketeering

Omotoso lawyer to judge: ‘Recuse yourself’

The pastor has accused Judge Mandela Makaula of being impartial

‘Omotoso has no possibility of receiving a fair trial’ — lawyer

The lawyer for the televangelist has been accused of browbeating a witness during the course of his cross examination


Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

State capture commission granted a 13-month extension

Judge Wendy Hughes says this is the final extension because finality is "owed to the nation"

Press Releases

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders