Reeva Steenkamp

Pistorius: The ‘ugh’ story that won’t go away

There's something odd about being fixated on the Pistorius case while the country implodes.

New sentence may be end of the road for Oscar

The appeal court's murder ruling is not based on a controversial principle, so his options are limited.

What the Oscar Pistorius trials tell us about racism in SA’s judiciary

The debate about the quality of high court judges reflects a different cultural clash in which incompetence is often associated with black people.

Oscar Pistorius gets bail, plans to approach Concourt

Paralympian's bail set at R10 000 while his lawyer revealed that an application for leave to appeal would be brought to the Constitutional Court.

Oscar Pistorius convicted of murder: Key questions answered

The Supreme Court of Appeal found the athlete guilty of murder. How did the judges reach their decision and what happens now?

SCA finds Oscar Pistorius guilty of murder

The Supreme Court of Appeal has replaced Oscar Pistorius's culpable homicide conviction with murder.

Slings and arrows finally catch up with Oscar Pistorius

The Supreme Court of Appeal has branded the Olympic track athlete with the murderer label he so dreaded as he faces a minimum 15 years in jail.

Oscar Pistorius: From Olympic fame to murder appeal

A snapshot of the events that began more than two years ago with the shooting on Valentine's Day of Reeva Steenkamp.

Reeva Steenkamp’s father: ‘I want to speak with Oscar’

Oscar Pistorius's parole conditions compel him to meet Reeva Steenkamp's parents if they wish - now her father says it's his only chance at "closure".

Pistorius released from jail a day early, escapes the media

Oscar Pistorius was freed from prison late evening in an apparent bid to avoid the media, and will serve the rest of his sentence under house arrest.

Pistorius release: Parole board to decide

After delays and state intervention, a parole board will decide if the Paralympian Oscar Pistorius should be released early from prison.

The price of justice in South Africa

The Oscar Pistorius case demonstrates the influence of money on the country's criminal justice system, critics say.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mcgawu District, and started early commercial...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

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