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09 November 2018 8:24 PM Sasol Oil wins appeal against Tax Court, it won't have to pay R1.3bn to SARS

Sasol Oil has won an appeal lodged with the Supreme Court of Appeal, over a ruling which required the oil company to pay R1.3bn to the South African Revenue Service. The group on Friday issued a notice to shareholders indicating that the SCA upheld its appeal against the Tax Court of Johannesburg's ruling in favour of SARS on June 30, 2017. The litigation 35

07 November 2018 4:16 PM JUST IN: Henri van Breda loses his SCA bid to appeal conviction, sentence

The Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein has dismissed an application by convicted triple axe murderer Henri van Breda for leave to appeal his conviction and sentence. This was confirmed to News24 by his attorney, Lorinda van Niekerk, who added that the application was dismissed on Tuesday. Van Niekerk said that she could not confirm whether they would 24

03 November 2018 8:56 AM Rwandan man faces death if he is deported from South Africa

Alex Ruta is a Rwandan national who worked for the Rwanda National Security Services. He was sent to South Africa by his superiors in 2014 but he had to enter the country illegally because he did not have a visa. Once in South Africa, Ruta learned that his task from Security Services was to assassinate members of the exiled opposition party, the Rwanda 45

02 October 2018 2:55 PM Court dismisses farmers' appeal over flooding at Africa’s largest estuary system

A group of sugar cane farmers, who sought to manage the flooding of water on their farmland, have failed in their bid to appeal a ruling over the management and breaching of the uMfolozi River in the St Lucia Estuary. The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) ruled in favour of iSimangaliso Wetland Park Authority and a group of ministers on Monday. The St Lucia 31

23 February 2018 2:43 PM Zuma charges: NPA boss Shaun Abrahams gets feedback from prosecutors

Johannesburg – National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP) Shaun Abrahams on Friday received recommendations from prosecutors on whether or not former president Jacob Zuma should be prosecuted. "The NDPP has received the memorandum outlining the recommendations of the team. He will peruse it and advise on the way forward in due course," NPA spokesperson 31

19 January 2018 11:14 AM Winnie loses appeal in battle for Madiba's Qunu homestead

Bloemfontein – Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has lost her claim to former president Nelson Mandela's Qunu homestead, in a decision handed down on Friday by the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein. The SCA dismissed the appeal regarding the review application, but upheld an appeal against the costs order granted by the Eastern Cape Local Division, Mthatha 40

15 December 2017 5:10 PM Cape Town refugee centre must be opened by end of March

Cape Town - On Thursday the Constitutional Court rejected an application by the Department of Home Affairs for leave to appeal, in a matter relating to the Cape Town Refugee Reception Office. The Department was appealing a decision by Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA). The SCA ruled in September that Home Affairs must "reopen and maintain a fully functional 38

28 October 2017 9:23 AM Coffin assault duo hopes SCA will give different ruling

JOHANNESBURG - The two men who assaulted and forced Rethabile Mlotshwa into a coffin say they believe the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) could present a different ruling on their hefty jail sentences. The pair made headlines last year when a video of the attack on Mlotshwa emerged. The man who was beaten and forced into a coffin in Mpumalanga says his attackers 76

21 October 2017 5:29 AM Zuma's days of avoiding his day in court may be over

After almost a decade of evading court, he now has until November 30 to make representations to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) as to why he should not stand trial for the 783 criminal charges against him. The NPA’s decision yesterday seemed a mere formality as the National Director of Public Prosecution (NDPP) advocate Shaun Abrahams appeared 78

15 October 2017 6:57 PM Thabo Mbeki Foundation 'hopeful' after SCA spy tapes judgment

Cape Town - The Thabo Mbeki Foundation said it has renewed hope following the Supreme Court of Appeals' (SCA) judgment in the spy tapes saga against President Jacob Zuma. The SCA on Friday upheld the ruling of the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that the decision to drop charges against President Jacob Zuma in 2009 was irrational. Zuma's office 30