Parliament decides on land expropriation without compensation

Written by on 7 December 2021

Consideration of Report of Ad Hoc Committee to initiate and introduce legislation amending section 25 of the Constitution (ATC, 9 September 2021, p 22) (no debate)   Parliament will decide on Tuesday if the Constitution should be amended. The 18th amendment will allow land expropriation without compensation. Three years ago, the National Assembly adopted a report […]

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Rosemary Ndlovu back in court

Written by on 14 October 2021

  The case against alleged killer cop Nomia Rosemary Ndlovu is set to continue today for closing arguments. Ndlovu has denied all charges against her claiming that she has had nothing to do with the murders of six family members to apparently cash in on their life insurance policies. Source eNCA        

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Nathaniel Julies’ murder trial continues

Written by on 11 October 2021

  The murder trial of Nathaniel Julies continues at the Palm Ridge Magistrates Court. The 16-year-old, who suffered from Downs Syndrome, was gunned down in August last year in Eldorado Park, allegedly by police. The police officials have pleaded not guilty to the charges. They face a number of charges including murder, perjury, defeating the […]

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Maimane against poll postponement

Written by on 21 July 2021

Local government elections should proceed, that’s according to One SA Movement’s Chief Activist, Mmusi Maimane. Maimane says a delay will affect officials being held accountable for poor governance in local government. WATCH | IEC | Feasibility of polls amid COVID-19 An inquiry found that municipal elections will not be free and fair if held in October. […]

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Inquest into Life Esidimeni patient deaths continues

Written by on 20 July 2021

  A South African High Court opened an inquest on Monday into the deaths of 144 psychiatric patients who perished from neglect after being relocated from hospitals to unlicensed facilities. The deaths occurred between April 2016 and January 2017 after patients were transferred from private hospitals to 27 facilities under a cost-cutting drive Judge Mmonoa […]

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