Category Archives: Court

National Prosecuting Authority welcomes sentencing of law breaker

The North Gauteng High Court sentenced Ben Masilo Maselane from Soshanguve to two life sentences in respect of one count of rape and murder. He was further sentenced to six years imprisonment for housebreaking with …

Labour on contravention of labour law

The Department of Labour continues to leave no stone unturned in ensuring that the rights of employees in the workplace are not trampled upon by their employers. To give further expression to this hard stance …

SA calls on ICC to go back to basics

Pretoria: South Africa has called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) member states to interrogate whether it is still reflective of the principles and values which guided its creation.

“Has this court become the universally …

Court sets convicted prisoner free

The High Court in Banjul, presided over by Justice Simeon Ateh Abi recently quashed the conviction and sentence imposed on one Sankung Jobarteh by the Banjul Magistrates’ Court.

Delivering judgment, Presiding judge Simeon Ateh Abi …

Drug convict sentenced to pay D150, 000

Presiding Magistrate Abdoulie Fatty of the Banjul Magistrates’ Court recently convicted and sentenced one Kawsu Ceesay to pay the sum of D150,000 in default to serve 3 years imprisonment after he was found guilty of …