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Danger of embedded judiciary

Swaziland saved its moral skin by saying it had erred. South Africa can do the same over al-Bashir.

Shock new claims against Ramodibedi

Swaziland's judicial body says Michael Ramodibedi threatened to shoot police if they tried to arrest him.

‘Soft landing’ for disgraced judge Ramodibedi

Rumours are swirling in Lesotho that disgraced judge Michael Ramodibedi could be reinstated as the country's Court of Appeal president.

Lesotho’s Ramodibedi rising back to the top?

The kingdom's legal fraternity has indicated it would resist any attempts to reinstate Michael Ramodibedi as Court of Appeal president.

Editorial: Swazi judiciary’s lessons for SA

Swaziland and Lesotho give stunning examples of how countries should not want their judiciary to operate.

Zuma crony linked to Swazi fraud and bribery scandals

The revenue services in both South Africa and Swaziland seem to be investigating the same man.

Swazi chief justice urged to stop evading arrest

Swaziland's Chief Justice Michael Ramodibedi has since Saturday locked himself and his family in his mansion, avoiding arrest.

Swazi king sacks justice minister Shongwe

King Mswati III has fired Minister of Justice and Constitutional affairs, Sibusiso Shongwe, who was arrested on Monday for alleged corruption.

Swaziland’s judiciary and government rocked by arrests

The justice minister and two judges have been arrested, although police have held off arresting controversial Chief Justice Michael Ramodibedi

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