Mthunzi Mhaga

Education, gangsterism and the Constitution – Cape Town youth have their say

The justice and constitutional development department hosted a dialogue for school-goers on constitutional education in Parliament on Monday.

Dewani to be extradited in April

Shrien Dewani will reportedly arrive in South Africa on 8 April to face charges relating to the 2010 murder of his wife, Anni.

Dewani extradition yet to be decided, says justice dept

A UK court has granted Shrien Dewani new hearings that could result in appeals lasting for years, but it is not the final order, says Mthunzi Mhaga.

NPA to hand over ‘reduced’ Zuma files to DA

The NPA have announced it will hand over the "reduced record" of the documents involved in dropping corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.

NPA confident of securing ET murder conviction

The trial of two farmworkers accused of killing rightwing leader Eugene Terre'Blanche continues in the High Court sitting in Ventersdorp on Monday.

Dewani appeal to be heard in December

Shrien Dewani's appeal against an extradition order to South Africa -- which will see him tried for his wife's murder -- will be heard in December.

Terre’Blanche murder scene photos posted on Facebook

Close family of slain AWB leader Eugene Terre'Blanche are threatening to sue a man for posting gruesome pictures of his corpse on Facebook.

NPA: More investigating needed in Winnie, cop spat

The docket on a highway confrontation between Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's driver and two cops was sent back to the police for further investigation.

Okah appeals against bail judgement

Nigerian terror accused, Henry Okah, plans to appeal against a decision to deny him bail in the Randburg Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.

Rape charges against Jules High pupils withdrawn

The charges of consensual sexual penetration against three Jules High School pupils were provisionally withdrawn, the <em>Star</em> reported.

NPA confident Selebi conviction will hold

The NPA said is confident the Supreme Court of Appeals will confirm the conviction of former national police commissioner Jackie Selebi.

No Scorpions, no case

A complainant who gave the Scorpions evidence of major tender-rigging has been told that the case was closed because the unit was disbanded.


Coronavirus: South Africa will evacuate citizens from Wuhan

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

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