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11 December 2018 10:18 AM Omotoso's lawyers preparing to go to ConCourt

Pastor Timothy Omotoso's legal team say they are preparing to approach the Constitutional Court, after the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) dismissed their application to have the judge overseeing the case recuse himself. "We are proceeding with an application to the Constitutional Court for leave to appeal," advocate Peter Daubermann said in a text message 19

10 December 2018 8:25 AM Omotoso rape trial postponed to the new year

The rape trial of controversial pastor Timothy Omotoso has been postponed pending the outcome of a Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) decision on his application for Judge Mandela Makaula's recusal. Omotoso and his co-accused, Lusanda Sulani and Zukiswa Sitho, made a brief appearance in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth. "All the papers are in order 31

10 December 2018 3:24 AM Omotoso back in court over request for judge to recuse himself

Pastor Timothy Omotoso is back in the High Court in Port Elizabeth on Monday to hear if the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) has made an order on whether to grant his application for Judge Mandela Makaula to recuse himself from the case. Makuala in October previously rejected the defence's two applications for leave to appeal his ruling that he won't recuse 19

06 December 2018 6:42 AM Eastern Cape man asks wife to take him back, then allegedly rapes her

A 46-year-old Eastern Cape man has been arrested by Centane police for allegedly raping his estranged wife. According to spokesperson Captain Jackson Manatha, the couple was separated. The 35-year-old victim went to the home of the suspect to collect her belongings on Tuesday at around 11:00. The man then tried to persuade the woman to take him back, but she turned 31

18 November 2018 3:24 PM 'Rise in kidnapping of women and children is concerning'

An increase in the kidnappings of women and children in Gauteng is concerning, provincial Community Safety MEC Sizakele Nkosi-Malobane said on Sunday. She said an incident involving a minibus-taxi driver on Friday happened in the wake of her department hosting a taxi summit following incidents of kidnapping, robbery and rape within the industry. On Friday 34

16 November 2018 4:01 PM KZN pastor expected in court for rapes of young girls

A KwaZulu-Natal pastor has been arrested for allegedly raping young girls, since 2015, who he was supposed to be praying for. The 35-year-old pastor, who had a church at Richmond Farm in Ntuzuma, was arrested on four counts of rape. Police said the counts of rape were reported at the Ntuzuma police station. "It is alleged that, since 2015, the pastor 24

13 November 2018 4:13 AM 10 quotes that sealed Hannah Cornelius murderers' fate

Judge Rosheni Allie on Monday handed three men life sentences for the kidnapping, rape and murder of Stellenbosch University student Hannah Cornelius and the brutal attack on her friend Cheslin Marsh. 1. "The State correctly submitted that the accused can't be allowed to patrol the streets in search of opportunities to perpetrate violence and brutal 27

12 November 2018 10:23 AM Vlakfontein murder trial postponed after accused decides to apply for bail

The highly publicised Vlakfontein murder case has been provisionally postponed to November 20 after one of the accused changed his mind and decided to apply for bail. Fifita Khupe, 61, and his 27-year-old co-accused made an appearance in the Lenasia Magistrate's Court on Monday. Khupe's bail application was set to proceed in the morning. However, it was postponed 44

12 November 2018 5:03 AM Vlakfontein murder, rape accused back in court

Two men will appear in the Lenasia Magistrate's Court on Monday in connection with the killing of seven women and children in a house in Vlakfontein. Fifita Khupe, 61, and a 27-year-old suspect appeared in the Lenasia Magistrate's Court last Monday on seven counts of premeditated murder, with the second suspect also facing three counts of rape. They also face an additional 41

06 November 2018 9:00 AM Hannah Cornelius' family raising funds for friend Cheslin Marsh's hearing aid

The family of murdered Stellenbosch University student Hannah Cornelius is raising money to buy a hearing aid for her friend, Cheslin Marsh, 22, Netwerk24 reported on Tuesday. Eben van Niekerk, Geraldo Parsons, Vernon Witbooi and Nashville Julius allegedly accosted Cornelius, 21, and Marsh in her VW Citi Golf in Stellenbosch in the early hours of May 27, 2017. Cornelius 30