They were charged under the Protection of Constitutional Democracy Against Terrorist and Related Activities Act.
Claremont matric pupil Karabo Tau, 18, was joined in the dock by Ely Kibunda, 22, in the Bellville Magistrate’s Court on Monday on a charge of kidnapping.
‘I could not assist [detainees being tortured] because I would have ended up in trouble or ended up being tortured like them,’ Joe Nyampule testified.
He was granted R1,000 bail and the case will be heard in March.
The latest report indicates that, at the time of publication, the Pretoria High Court division had the most reserved judgments with a total of 105.
The Cremers are going through ‘unreal pain’, said activist Venetia Orgill outside the court gates.

Courts Application to have charges dropped in Miguel Louw murder case denied

The defence attorney has said charges against Mohamed Ebrahim should be dropped on the basis that there was not enough material evidence presented at the trial.

Courts Thorisho Themane murder trial starts today

The case of Themane made headlines in February last year after his brutal assault was captured on video.

Courts Jason Rohde’s former girlfriend to make representations over judge, cop comments

Jolene Alterskye appeared in the Cape Town Magistrate’s Court on charges of crimen injuria on Monday morning.

Courts Meghan Cremer murder-accused back in court

The case against Shiraaz Jaftha, Jeremy Sias, and Charles Daniels was postponed for further investigation in October last year.

Business Third attempt to wind up Guptas’ Oakbay heads to court

The business rescue practitioners for other Gupta companies say it’s unable to repay a R402m loan.

Courts Discriminatory apartheid-era black marriage law reversed in high court

The Black Administration Act mandated that all civil marriages between black people were by default out of community of property.

Courts Ex-cop faces life for killing two of her children

She shot them both in their stomachs after initially trying to poison them.

Courts Ex-air force sergeant who strangled child prostitute, gunned down own children to be released from prison – report

Flippie Venter was in 2006 sentenced to 10 years in prison for shooting his children, while out on bail after being charged with killing a 14-year-old in Burundi and assaulting a Burundi security guard.

Courts Man who raped his cousin after hitting her over the head with a bottle gets life sentence

The 25-year-old rapist attacked and raped his cousin, who is the same age, in August 2018.

Courts Disciplinary hearing clears high-ranking fisheries official accused of multimillion-rand abalone theft

Thembalethu Vico, the former acting chief director of monitoring, control and surveillance, was found not guilty of 14 charges relating to loss of abalone worth millions.

Courts Gang rape victim tells of her life of fear

‘I don’t like going out at night. I still don’t feel safe. Not only for myself, but also for my younger sister.’

Ruling against EFF ‘a victory for the truth’ – Anton Harber

Courts Ruling against EFF ‘a victory for the truth’ – Anton Harber

‘We all know journalists have been under attack by a number of public figures making outrageous statements,’ Harber said.

Courts High Court dismisses Tumi Mokwena’s bid to suspend firm’s liquidation

The High Court had earlier issued an order for the law society to inspect his accounting records, as well as files belonging to his law firm.

Courts ‘Disingenuous’ EFF had no evidence Gqubule, Harber were Stratcom agents – court

The EFF and Ndlozi were ordered to pay damages of R40,000 to each of the applicants, as well as Gqubule and Harber’s costs.

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