Despite a magistrate calling on a gardener accused of murdering his employer to use legal counsel, the man who allegedly used an axe to kill her employer and her young son, insisted on conducting his own defence.
The DA declared R36 million in political funding donations received by the party in the period covering July and September 2023, according to second-quarter disclosures from the Electoral Commission of South Africa.
"Nadine was a very special woman. She was one in a million. I will never find a woman like her again." These were the words of Freddie Stapelberg, the man whose son and partner were murdered in their Alberton home on Monday.
"I thought I was going to die. It's really not a pleasant feeling having a gun pointed in your face in pure daylight," a traumatised runner said after being mugged during the 100-mile RMB Ultra-trail Cape Town race held last weekend.