KZN teenager sentenced to 15 years in jail for raping 12-year-old boy

A KZN teenager who raped a 12-year-old boy has been jailed for15 years. Sifiso Nkatha, 18, was convicted and sentenced in the Durban Regional Court this week. Police said the incident took place on June 19, 2018. The victim was playing with his friends when he was called by the accused, who was 15-years-old at […]

No man has hit on me in about 15 years – Thandiswa Mazwai

Thandiswa Mazwai is really active on Twitter this morning as she has been having conversations with other users regarding the relationship. It all started when Sizwe Dhlomo asked his followers how many people want them right now. If you were to estimate, how many people want you right now? Lol! Responding to this, Thandiswa mentioned she has […]

Northern Cape man sentenced to 15 years in jail for revenge murder

The Northern Cape High Court has sentenced Michael Monnapule Marema to 15 years imprisonment for the murder of George Monnapule Motheo. The murder was a revenge attack after Motheo killed Marema’s girlfriend in a car accident in 2016. Five years of the 15-year sentence was suspended by Acting Judge Amanda Venter. On the night of […]

Ex-cop gets 15 years for shooting KZN motorist

A former police officer has been sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for the murder of a KwaZulu-Natal man more than two years ago. Mxolisi Donda was handed the sentence in the Pongolo Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday afternoon for shooting a man during an altercation in KwaZulu-Natal in 2018. “The officer was charged with murder following […]

Ace Magashule bodyguard gets 15 years for stealing R8 million Pierneef painting

Former Free State premier Ace Magashule’s bodyguard, Ricardo Mettler, on Wednesday was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for stealing an R8 million Pierneef painting from the office of the premier. Mettler was found guilty last year on four counts of theft, fraud, money laundering, and perjury. Free State High Court Judge Soma Naidoo also sentenced […]

More than 15 000 health workers vaccinated as SA’s Covid-19 death toll hits 49 000

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says 15 388 healthcare workers have been vaccinated in the country since the 80 000 Johnson & Johnson doses arrived last week. South Africa kicked off its mass vaccination programme last week after 80 000 J&J vaccine doses touched down. In phase 1 of the vaccination programme, only healthcare workers in […]

15 people arrested in connection with Madiba memorial service fraud

Fifteen suspects are set to face fraud charges in the East London magistrates court on Friday. They’ve been implicated in the misappropriation of funds meant for the late former President Nelson Mandela’s memorial service. They include Buffalo City municipality employees, business people, and politicians. The suspects allegedly defrauded the national government of up to R10 […]

Photos: Isibaya actress Mampho Brescia (Iris) with her Husband of 15 years and their beautiful family

Iris from Isibaya is a character fans love to hate, one day they’re stanning Iris, the next they can’t stand Iris. It means the actress who plays her character, Mampho Brescia is doing a damn good job. Mampho Brescia has been in the film industry for a while now, aside from being an actress, she […]

Sentences of 8 who stole petroleum products more than 15 years ago reduced

Eight people who were convicted and sentenced for fuel theft have managed to get their lengthy sentences reduced by the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA). The group was involved in an unlawful operation through which fuel was stolen from Sasol and Engen over 15 years ago. They are Nazier Ahmed Tiry, Patricia Shangweni, Abraham Tshabalala, […]