Man arrested for alleged murder of six family members

Police officers from Eshowe have arrested a 36-year-old man for the alleged murder of six family members on Saturday. According to Brigadier Jay Naicker, on Saturday at about 11 pm, the suspect arrived at the home of his relatives in Nkanini at Eshowe and called all members of the family together. This after he had […]

Diko family waiting for autopsy into Chief Madzikane II’s sudden death

The family of Chief Madzikane II Thandisizwe Diko on Monday said it was waiting for the results of an autopsy report into the cause of his sudden death. Diko, the husband of suspended presidential spokesperson Khusela Diko, passed away after a short illness at an East London hospital on Sunday afternoon. He was 43 years […]

Tshegofatso Pule’s family suspected her boyfriend was involved all along

The family of slain Tshegofatso Pule said they were looking forward to finding out what exactly led to her murder. The man accused of killing her in June last year pleaded guilty to all four charges against him in the High Court in Johannesburg on Friday. Muzikayise Malephane is facing charges of murder, defeating the […]

Emotional day for Pule family as court hears gruesome details of murder

An emotional morning for the family of the late Tshegofatso Pule as the court heard painful details of her last moments alive. Tshegofatso’s uncle Tumisang Katake says her gruesome death has left the family torn. Police have confirmed that Pule’s boyfriend has been arrested for murder. The arrest follows a plea and sentence agreement with […]

Family speaks out on Lesedi FM presenter Dimakatso Ratselane’s health

Lesedi FM current affairs presenter and producer Dimakatso Ratselane, 41, is responding well to treatment. Family spokesperson Tsietsi Mohoalali said the mother of three is now out of danger at a Bloemfontein hospital. This comes after she was stabbed multiple times at Dinaweng informal settlement just outside Bloemfontein on Wednesday night, allegedly by her husband, […]

Somizi joins the Mercedes Benz family – his ancestors doing wonders

When Somizi Mhlongo-Motaung paid tribute to his late mother Mary Twala at her funeral and said these powerful words “I lost a mother on earth but I have gained the most powerful ancestor”, the Idols SA judge wasn’t joking but he meant it. Somizi’s ancestors have been working overnight and it is a beautiful sight […]

Things heat up in Senzo Meyiwa case as family takes new twist

Things are about to heat up in the Senzo Meyiwa case. According to Advocate Malesela Teffo, the family is seeking help from the Hawks. The Meyiwas hired Teffo to help them solve the case. Teffo said he sent the request to the Hawks to speed up investigations. He told the publication the family’s decision was […]

Horror as dead woman haunts Ramaphosa family – One kid dead, 3 others can’t sleep at night

They received what they thought was their brother’s body and performed rituals. And just as the family was about to leave for the cemetery, the pastor suggested they open the coffin to ensure they were burying the right body. But much to the family’s shock, the body in the coffin was not their brother Sonwabile […]

Steenkamp family distraught following SCA decision on Oscar Pistorius

The family of Reeva Steenkamp has described as profoundly unfortunate the decision by the Supreme Court of Appeal to amend the prison term for Paralympian and convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius. He is now eligible for parole in March 2023. It has emerged that the judgment which saw his culpable homicide conviction turned to one of […]

Cicely Tyson’s family announce public viewing

The late Cicely Tyson‘s body will have a public viewing later this month, her family have announced. The “How to Get Away with Murder” actress died at the age of 96 on 28 January and how her family have revealed fans in New York City will be able to pay their respects on 15 February. […]