Thursday 2 February 2017 12:22
A legal expert believes Gerrie Nel and Afriforum will encounter hurdles in pursuing private prosecutions under the current Criminal Procedure Act.
Tuesday 31 January 2017 12:25
Gerrie Nel and Afriforum are to hold a joint media briefing on Tuesday afternoon, following reports that Nel will be joining the organisation and starting a private prosecutions unit.
Tuesday 31 January 2017 09:10
State prosecutor Gerrie Nel has resigned with immediate effect .A career prosecutor with more than 30 years of experience, Nel is a familiar name in South African law for taking on big cases.
Saturday 3 December 2016 13:38
The Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) in Bloemfontein will schedule the application for leave to appeal the Oscar Pistorius sentence once the high court records have been filed.
Friday 2 December 2016 07:11
Friday is deadline for the National Prosecuting Authority to file additional papers relating to the appeal of convicted murderer, Oscar Pistorius against his six year jail sentence.
Thursday 13 October 2016 07:29
The legal team of convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius have launched a scathing attack on the State's application to appeal the six-year sentence imposed on the fallen Paralympian.
Wednesday 28 September 2016 16:01
Just when Judge Thokozile Masipa had put the final lid on the Oscar Pistorius trial, no sooner did the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) insist on continuing.
Friday 16 September 2016 16:38
The state has filed an application for leave to appeal against the Oscar Pistorius murder sentence.
Friday 16 September 2016 08:01
The Oscar Pistorius case goes back to the Supreme Court of Appeal in Bloemfontein on Friday, as the National Prosecutions Authority (NPA) remains in the news.
Saturday 27 August 2016 06:32
The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says it is considering its options after Judge Thokozile Masipa dismissed its application for leave to appeal the six-year sentence of Oscar Pistorius.
Friday 26 August 2016 11:49
Judge Thokozile Masipa has dismissed with costs the State's application to appeal Oscar Pistorius's sentence in the High Court in Pretoria.
Friday 26 August 2016 10:15
The State has argued that an appeals court may see the six-year-sentence of Oscar Pistorius on a murder conviction as shockingly lenient.
Friday 26 August 2016 06:45
Oscar Pistorius's legal team will on Friday seek to oppose the state's application for leave to appeal his sentence.
Saturday 20 August 2016 09:29
The Reeva Rebbeca Steenkamp Foundation has been launched in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape on what would have been Steenkamp's 33rd birthday.
Monday 8 August 2016 05:22
The Department of Correctional Services has confirmed that it is further investigating reports that jailed Paralympian; Oscar Pistorius attempted to commit suicide.
Sunday 7 August 2016 14:38
The Department of Correctional Services has dismissed allegations that paralympian, Oscar Pistorius, has attempted to commit suicide, but confirmed that he was admitted to hospital for treatment.
Sunday 7 August 2016 11:22
Oscar Pistorius, serving a six-year jail term for killing his girlfriend, was rushed to hospital on Saturday with cuts to his wrists.
Thursday 21 July 2016 12:55
The National Prosecuting Authority is to appeal Oscar Pistorius' six-year murder sentence.
Saturday 9 July 2016 20:26
SABC Deputy Political Editor Mahlatse Gallens has been elected chairperson of South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef).
Friday 8 July 2016 08:46
The six-year sentence against disgraced Paralympian Oscar Pistorius for murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, has sparked controversy.