Cape Town - A Cape Town pupil in custody for allegedly shooting two fellow pupils apparently kept the pistol with him the whole day, the Cape Times reported on Thursday.
Oaklands High School pupils had seen the 14-year-old boy play with the gun during break time.
"He brought the gun to school and had it in his bag during class time. At first break he and some of his friends were playing with it. I saw him in the taxi…Continue
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I have decided to appoint Advocate Willem Heath as the new Head of the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) in terms of the Special Investigating Units and Special Tribunals Act of 1996, in order to strengthen the institutional capacity to fight crime and corruption. The appointment is with immediate effect.
The appointment will ease the pressure on Mr Willie Hofmeyr, the Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions, who has headed the SIU in…Continue
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South Africans have been urged to take advantage of free legal assistance being offered at the country’s courts and Legal Aid Centres during this week.
These services are being made available to the public as part of the Department of Justice’s Access to Justice Week programme.
The aim of the programme, which is run in partnership with the South African Women Lawyers’ Association, is to provide a platform for women in the legal profession to give back to the…Continue
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