Today's Big Stories

'Daveyton cell commander never followed procedure’: Mido trial

The trial of 9 men accused of the Mozambican taxi driver Mido Macia’s murder commenced at The High Court in Pretoria this morning following numerous delays.

Macia was handcuffed and dragged behind a police van in Daveyton. The Mozambican taxi driver died hours after he arrived at the police station from several injures that were left untreated.

EWN reporter, Mia Lindeque speaking to Camilla Bath (in for Stephen Grootes) on the Midday Report reports that the incident has sparked international outrage.

Listen to Mia's full report below:


This article first appeared on 702 : 'Daveyton cell commander never followed procedure’: Mido trial


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
Veterans and ANC not on same page about terms of consultative conference

Veterans and ANC not on same page about terms of consultative conference

ANC vets want civil society groups present at the consultative conference, which they want held separately from another meeting.

Top SABC journos applauded for brave testimony

Top SABC journos applauded for brave testimony

EWN's Gaye Davis summarises the evidence of the SABC journalists who appeared before the ad hoc committee in Parliament.

If you're gona be a hero (and smash a car window), make sure you can prove harm

If you're gona be a hero (and smash a car window), make sure you can prove harm

A criminal lawyer explains what leg citizens can stand on if they witness a child or pet locked in a vehicle in risky conditions.

SABC 'in contempt of court' if Motsoeneng reports for duty, says DA

SABC 'in contempt of court' if Motsoeneng reports for duty, says DA

The DA's James Selfe says it is not clear whether SABC's Hlaudi Motsoeneng will be either fired or suspended pending an inquiry.

Mido Macia trial: Informal trader on the witness stand

Mido Macia trial: Informal trader on the witness stand

EWN’s Mia Lindeque reports to Stephen Grootes from the High Court where the trial of murdered Mido Macia is underway.

Mido Macia murder trial proceeds and nine accused police plead not guilty

Mido Macia murder trial proceeds and nine accused police plead not guilty

Nine ex-police officers implicated in the death of Mozambican national Mido Macia have pleaded not guilty as the court commenced.

Popular articles
Competition Commission denies allegations of corruption

Competition Commission denies allegations of corruption

Commissioner at Competition Commission, Tembinkosi Bonakele says the allegations leveled against them are utter rubbish.

Parents no longer have to travel with children's birth certificates

Parents no longer have to travel with children's birth certificates

The new Home Affairs upgrades to the system include printing parents details at the back of the child's passport.

Tell me what you want: Study reveals most common sexual fantasies

Tell me what you want: Study reveals most common sexual fantasies

What are your sexual fantasies? Disclosure can bring sexual freedom, but it can also have downsides. A study lists the top trends.

The story of amaBhungane (and how it’s digging up dung on the Guptas & friends)

The story of amaBhungane (and how it’s digging up dung on the Guptas & friends)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews amaBhungane Centre for Investigative Journalism Investigative Journalist Craig McKune.

Meet Elmar Conradie, CEO of low-cost FlySafair (world’s most on-time airline)

Meet Elmar Conradie, CEO of low-cost FlySafair (world’s most on-time airline)

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Conradie for his “ShapeShifter” feature.