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Why the ICC is seeking arrest warrants for both Israel and Hamas leaders

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has applied for arrest warrants for three Hamas leaders and two from Israel, which will oblige countries that are signatories of the Rome Statute, including South Africa, to arrest and ship them to the ICC to stand trial. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he…
21 May 17 min

ConCourt rules Zuma ineligible to be elected as a Member of Parliament

The Constitutional Court on Monday ruled that former president Jacob Zuma is ineligible and unqualified to stand for election as a Member of Parliament in the National Assembly due to his 15-month contempt of court sentence. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he discusses the ruling with News24 legal specialist…
20 May 16 min

Unravelling the R1bn empire Cloete and Thomas Murray threatened to destroy

Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo for an in-depth discussion with senior investigative journalist Kyle Cowan. Cowan has spent a year probing the complex corruption network orchestrated by the notorious Singh siblings, Rushil and Nishani, in Ghana. This investigation follows the work of the late liquidators Cloete and Thomas Murray.
15 May 28 min

Kirsten Kluyts murder case: State asks for more time to collate evidence

The Kirsten Kluyts murder case was meant to resume on Friday morning in the Alexandra Magistrate's Court, but the State has asked for more time to collate more evidence. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24 Joburg metro reporter Alex Patrick for more on the case.
10 May 7 min

George building collapse: Rescue efforts continue with 39 workers still missing

Rescue efforts are still underway for a group of construction workers who are trapped under rubble after a five-storey building collapsed on Victoria Street, in George, on Monday. Western Cape Disaster Management authorities are still searching for 39 missing people. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24…
8 May 10 min

All you need to know about the upcoming IEC vs Zuma showdown set for the ConCourt

The Constitutional Court will hear the Electoral Commission of South Africa's (IEC) challenge over former president Jacob Zuma's eligibility to serve in the National Assembly on 10 May after the Electoral Court ruled in Zuma's favour. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24's specialist legal writer Karyn…
29 Apr 12 min

Russian affairs: Zuma's mysterious ties with foreign entities over carbon credits

Former president Jacob Zuma is engaged in protracted discussions around trading carbon credits with a Russian NGO, facilitated by a newly established, yet enigmatic Belarusian entity, while sporting a new Belarusian address for his foundation. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24 investigative journalist Azarrah Karim for…
22 Apr 14 min

What we know so far about Iran's missile and drone attack on Israel

On Saturday, Iran launched an unprecedented drone and missile attack on Israel. The attack comes two weeks after an Israel-suspected strike on Iran's consulate in Syria killed over a dozen people. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24's international editor Phillip de Wet, for the latest updates.
15 Apr 14 min

Why SAA's Takatso deal came crashing down

On Wednesday, Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan announced that the deal to sell 51% of the South African Airways to Takatso Consortium was off the table. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24’s writer at large Carol Paton for more on the story.
14 Mar 12 min

AKA murder case: What happens now that five of seven accused appeared in court?

Five of the seven suspects arrested in connection with the murders of hip-hop rapper Kiernan 'AKA' Forbes and his friend Tebello 'Tibz' Motsoane appeared in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Thursday morning. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24 KZN crime and courts reporter Nkosikhona Duma for…
29 Feb 9 min

Search continues for missing 6-year-old Joshlin Smith from Saldanha Bay

Police are still searching for the missing six-year-old girl, Joshlin Smith, from Saldanha Bay. Smith went missing nearly a week ago and residents in her community are hoping she is found alive. Listen to News24's Mihlali Ntsabo as he speaks to News24 Cape Town Metro Reporter Lisalee Solomons on what…
23 Feb 12 min
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