Zolani Xego, a politician from East London, started his eight year prison sentence for fraud on 14 May. However, he went on his own terms.
The Gauteng South High Court sentenced a 25-year-old gang member to prison on 13 May. Kemal Zita is reportedly a member of the Varados gang.
In a drugs bust believed to “cause a dent to the illicit drug trade” police seized crystal meth, heroin, cocaine and dagga worth R13m.
Two men accused of stealing Eskom property and tampering with infrastructure appeared in the Kwaggafontein Magistrate’s Court on 7 May.
Police arrested a 48-year-old man for the rape of an elderly blind woman in Vosman, Mpumalanga. The accused was well known to the victim.
A Nigerian man was sentenced to three life terms in prison for the rape and human trafficking of a 12-year-old girl in Gauteng.
Four men who murdered a granny in August 2015 was sentenced in the Gqeberha High Court on Wednesday. She was strangled in her flat.
An “estate agent” whose been on the run since last year has been arrested. Annica Van Staden, 46, is accused of selling RDP houses.
A North West state advocate was released on bail after appearing in court to face a slew of child sex related charges against him.