Sandile Mantsoe

Men, get over the ‘monsters’ myth

They’re ordinary people and need to hold each other accountable for their actions so that all genders can feel safe

Mantsoe ‘a devil in disguise’, sentenced to 32 years

The judge did not mince words in his sentencing, calling Mantsoe’s remorse ‘self-pity’

Karabo Mokoena killer caught in ‘a web of lies’

Judge Johnson said that the accused had “meticulously covered up the evidence,” but he was now “caught in a web of lies.”

Karabo Mokoena’s family rejoices after Sandile Mantsoe is found guilty in her murder

Mantsoe was found guilty of assault with the intent to do grievous bodily harm, murder and defeating the ends of justice

Sandile Mantsoe found guilty of murdering Karabo Mokoena

Mantsoe stabbed Mokoena and tried to dispose of her body by burning her remains

Karabo Mokoena murder accused will not testify

Sandile Mantsoe has pleaded not guilty to the charge and faces the possibility of life imprisonment

Security guard refutes Karabo Mokoena suicide assertion

Lucky Nongogo said when he helped Sandile Mantsoe enter his apartment, he did not sense suspicious activity

Was Mokoena alive when her body was set alight? It’s unclear

The coroner she could not determine whether Karabo Mokoena had breathed in soot because her upper and lower airways were no longer present

Karabo Mokoena murder accused pointed out body dumping site

When asked if Mantsoe thought he would receive any benefits from the point-out, Mantsoe allegedly responded, “[I] just want to tell the truth ...”

Karabo Mokoena murder trial postponed

The postponement was granted after the prosecution asked to present photographic instead of lengthy video evidence to quicken the pace of the trial

‘I thought no one would believe me’ — Karabo Mokoena murder accused

Sandile Mantsoe claimed he told police he thought 'no one would believe him' when he allegedly found Mokoena dead in his apartment

Police testimony alleges Mantsoe admitted a ritual sacrifice killed Karabo Mokoena

​Constable Helen Mahwete testified how according to murder accused Sandile Mantsoe, he and Karabo Mokoena took part in a ritual to give them “powers”

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In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Worship during lockdown – in a different way

The bishop uses WhatsApp to share scripture readings, and prayers and comments with all his congregants during the lockdown

Slice of life: ‘People have more compassion’

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Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world