Pius Langa

Moseneke could face scrutiny in Hlophe trial

Justice Dikgang Moseneke's role in the complaint of misconduct against Cape Judge President John Hlophe could be scrutinised if the trial continues.

Concourt celebrates Pius Langa

Former chief justice Pius Langa's quiet intellectual rigour and humane vision were commemorated with members of his family at a Concourt ceremony.

Langa hailed as ‘inspirational’ at funeral

Former chief justice Pius Langa was an inspirational man, a former colleague said at his funeral held at Durban's city hall.

Pius Langa taught us that the law is meant to serve the people

Chief Justice Pius Langa reminded us that the Constitutional Court belonged to all people - not just the powerful.

Langa: A sober, kind and humble revolutionary

The former chief justice was a tireless fighter for human rights - including for his loyal staff, writes Sipho Kings.

Editorial: Langa, the gentle guarantor of SA’s freedom

Pius Langa's legacy cannot be reduced to a historical exhibit in the museum of an achieved democracy.

Pius Langa: From messenger to legal giant

Former Chief Justice Pius Langa’s legacy will guide those who follow in in his judicial footsteps.

Tutu, Radebe pay tribute to Langa

Former chief justice Pius Langa was a "servant leader", Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu said following Langa's death at the age of 74.

Former chief justice Pius Langa dies

Former chief justice Pius Langa has died at the age of 74, says his family.

Former chief justice Pius Langa dies

Former chief justice Pius Langa has passed away at Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg.

Commission’s report smacks of cheap political compromise

Informed by a fuzzy opinion that self-regulation has failed, it exposes the industry to manipulation

Media tribunal rejected, but major press reforms mooted

The Press Freedom Commission has called for more public participation and a hierarchy of penalties, but rejected the idea of a media tribunal.


eThekwini commuters pay for council’s contracts

Perhaps a commission of inquiry can shine the spotlight on public transport in Durban, where bus and taxi passengers have to contend with fare increases and disrupted services

Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip: The guerilla priest

From his adventures with Steve Biko to his support for shack dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal, Bishop Emeritus Rubin Phillip has always walked the talk of radical Christianity

Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Press Releases

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

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

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs