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AllAfrica.com
Chris Hani's Killer Walus to Remain in Custodythat warrant lifting of the suspension pending the finalisation of the appeal b
Chris Hani's Killer Walus to Remain in Custody
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
that warrant lifting of the suspension pending the finalisation of the appeal by Minister," Justice Ministry spokesperson Mthunzi Mhaga said. Hani was shot and killed by Walus on Easter Sunday, 10 April, 1993. Walus and his co-conspirator, Clive... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Minister Masutha welcomes judgment which means Walus will remain in prisonto lift the suspension and direct that the order be executed while the appeal p
Minister Masutha welcomes judgment which means Walus will remain in prison
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
to lift the suspension and direct that the order be executed while the appeal process is underway‚” ministry spokesman Mthunzi Mhaga said. He said in this instance‚ the court was not convinced that there were exceptional circumstances that... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
SACP, Minister of Justice to oppose petition to release Waluson Wednesday oppose the petition to release Chris Hani’s killer, Janusz Walus.
SACP, Minister of Justice to oppose petition to release Walus
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
on Wednesday oppose the petition to release Chris Hani’s killer, Janusz Walus. Minister Michael Masutha’s spokesperson, Mthunzi Mhaga, told News24 they would oppose the application. SACP spokesperson, Alex Mashilo, indicated they would also... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Education, gangsterism and the Constitution - Cape Town youth have their sayand provincial justice head, Advocate Hishaam Mohamed. The department’s panel a
Education, gangsterism and the Constitution - Cape Town youth have their say
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
and provincial justice head, Advocate Hishaam Mohamed. The department’s panel also included Masutha’s spokesperson Advocate Mthunzi Mhaga. Posing his question to the panel, Madwantsi asked whether police officers searching Manenberg residents... Read more
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iol.co.za
Teens talk gangs, education and the Constitutionand provincial justice head, Advocate Hishaam Mohamed. The department’s panel a
Teens talk gangs, education and the Constitution
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
and provincial justice head, Advocate Hishaam Mohamed. The department’s panel also included Masutha’s spokesman Advocate Mthunzi Mhaga. Posing his question to the panel, Madwantsi asked whether police officers searching Manenberg residents... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Uproar over judge’s decision on Walusafter Janse van Nieuwenhuizen first ordered Walus’s release last month‚ Hani ca
Uproar over judge’s decision on Walus
Daily Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
after Janse van Nieuwenhuizen first ordered Walus’s release last month‚ Hani called her a racist, who was playing God. Mthunzi Mhaga‚ spokesman for Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha‚ confirmed that the minister would... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Take Walus parole decision to Constitutional Court – Cosatufor 23 years for murdering the South African Communist Party (SACP) leader outs
Take Walus parole decision to Constitutional Court – Cosatu
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
for 23 years for murdering the South African Communist Party (SACP) leader outside his Boksburg home on April 10 1993. Mthunzi Mhaga‚ Masutha’s spokesman‚ said that the minister will petition the Supreme Court of Appeal for leave to appeal to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Janusz Walus judge ‘is not God’‚ says Hani's widowShe [Janse van Nieuwenhuizen] did not take us through the judgment for us to un
Janusz Walus judge ‘is not God’‚ says Hani's widow
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
She [Janse van Nieuwenhuizen] did not take us through the judgment for us to understand her reasoning‚” Mapaila said. Mthunzi Mhaga‚ spokesman for Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha‚ confirmed that the minister would... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Justice minister to approach SCA over Walus appealMasutha's application for leave to appeal her previous order that he be release
Justice minister to approach SCA over Walus appeal
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
Masutha's application for leave to appeal her previous order that he be released on parole. Masutha’s spokesperson Mthunzi Mhaga said they would prepare to oppose Walus’s application to be released, which is to be heard next Wednesday. "We... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South African judge dismisses bid to block release of anti-apartheid hero's killercorrectional services ministry said Walus' lawyers would be in court on Wednesd
South African judge dismisses bid to block release of anti-apartheid hero's killer
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
correctional services ministry said Walus' lawyers would be in court on Wednesday to seek his immediate release. Spokesman Mthunzi Mhaga told the eNCA news channel that Walus' lawyers would on Wednesday apply for his immediate release. He said the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Janusz Walus judge ‘is not God’‚ says Hani’s widowShe [Janse van Nieuwenhuizen] did not take us through the judgment for us to un
Janusz Walus judge ‘is not God’‚ says Hani’s widow
Daily Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
She [Janse van Nieuwenhuizen] did not take us through the judgment for us to understand her reasoning‚” Mapaila said. Mthunzi Mhaga‚ spokesman for Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha‚ confirmed that the minister would... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Walus remains behind bars for now despite court orderbe released pending the minister’s petition to the SCA. Walus’ application is
Walus remains behind bars for now despite court order
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 16 days ago
be released pending the minister’s petition to the SCA. Walus’ application is expected to be heard in Pretoria next week. Mthunzi Mhaga‚ Masutha’s spokesman‚ said the minister would oppose Walus’ application to be released pending the petition to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SACP: The truth stands in the way of Janusz Walus’ freedomwho sent him to do this. They must not forget we are trained soldiers.” Meanwh
SACP: The truth stands in the way of Janusz Walus’ freedom
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
who sent him to do this. They must not forget we are trained soldiers.” Meanwhile, the National Prosecuting Authority’s Mthunzi Mhaga said they welcome the judge’s decision not to hear an application for Walus to be placed on parole with... Read more
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Eye Witness News
State, SACP hopeful for fair ruling on Walus’s fatewho ordered the hit and what really happened on that day in April 1993. Meanwh
State, SACP hopeful for fair ruling on Walus’s fate
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
who ordered the hit and what really happened on that day in April 1993. Meanwhile, the National Prosecuting Authority’s Mthunzi Mhaga says they welcome the judge’s decision not to hear an application for Walus to be placed on parole with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At Last, Police Are Taking Xolobeni Violence Seriously, Says ActivistJeffery, gave an undertaking to the committee that the issue would be investiga
At Last, Police Are Taking Xolobeni Violence Seriously, Says Activist
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Jeffery, gave an undertaking to the committee that the issue would be investigated, said Ministerial spokesperson Advocate Mthunzi Mhaga. A meeting would be arranged with the LRC, he said. "In the meantime, we requested a report from the National... Read more
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Eye Witness News
DA: Govt defending the indefensible on al-Bashir rulingUnion Summit being held in Johannesburg. He slipped out of the country in contr
DA: Govt defending the indefensible on al-Bashir ruling
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 days ago
Union Summit being held in Johannesburg. He slipped out of the country in contravention of a court order. Government’s Mthunzi Mhaga says the Constitutional Court will be asked to settle legal questions it believes were not addressed by the SCA... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Al-Bashir saga: Govt hopeful it can convince ConCourta court order. Al-Bashir is wanted by the ICC on charges including genocide an
Al-Bashir saga: Govt hopeful it can convince ConCourt
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
a court order. Al-Bashir is wanted by the ICC on charges including genocide and crimes against humanity. The government’s Mthunzi Mhaga says after obtaining legal advice, it wants the highest court in the country to rule on matters it believes the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Govt to appeal SCA's Bashir judgmentneeds pronouncement by the Constitutional Court as the apex court in the land a
Govt to appeal SCA's Bashir judgment
News 24 South Africa / Posted 22 days ago
needs pronouncement by the Constitutional Court as the apex court in the land and final arbiter on constitutional matters," Mthunzi Mhaga, spokesperson for the Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services, said in a statement. He said that the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Al-Bashir: Govt goes to ConCourtCourt as the apex court in the land. And government therefore believes that the
Al-Bashir: Govt goes to ConCourt
iafrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Court as the apex court in the land. And government therefore believes that there is a reasonable possibility that the court might arrive at a different conclusion," the ministry spokesperson Mthunzi Mhaga was quoted as sayi... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Govt heads to ConCourt for appeal in Omar al-Bashir casehave been arrested while attending an African head of state summit in Sandton l
Govt heads to ConCourt for appeal in Omar al-Bashir case
Eye Witness News / Posted 22 days ago
have been arrested while attending an African head of state summit in Sandton last year. The Department of Justice’s Mthunzi Mhaga explains, “We believe that the interpretation of both the customary national law and the domestic law in so far... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Government to take al-Bashir case to Constitutional Courtto immunity granted to a foreign sitting head of State needs pronouncement by t
Government to take al-Bashir case to Constitutional Court
Daily Dispatch / Posted 22 days ago
to immunity granted to a foreign sitting head of State needs pronouncement by the Constitutional Court as the apex court in the land and final arbiter on constitutional matters‚” justice department spokesman Mthunzi Mhaga said in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Facebook post about rape sparks outrageThe least they should do is fire him.” The spokesman for the Department of Jus
Facebook post about rape sparks outrage
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
The least they should do is fire him.” The spokesman for the Department of Justice and Correctional Services, advocate Mthunzi Mhaga, said: “He seems to think women are sex objects due to their gender and sees them as unequal and should be... Read more
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iafrica.com
Court date set for Walusz' parole appealconvicted in 1993 for pulling the trigger that killed the former South African
Court date set for Walusz' parole appeal
iafrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
convicted in 1993 for pulling the trigger that killed the former South African Communist Party (SACP) leader. Spokesperson Mthunzi Mhaga says Justice Minister Michael Masutha felt the court had erred in its judgment to release Walusz on... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Court date set for Justice Dept to appeal Hani killer's parole decisionconvicted in 1993 for pulling the trigger that killed the former South African
Court date set for Justice Dept to appeal Hani killer's parole decision
Eye Witness News / Posted 28 days ago
convicted in 1993 for pulling the trigger that killed the former South African Communist Party (SACP) leader. Spokesperson Mthunzi Mhaga says Justice Minister Michael Masutha felt the court had erred in its judgment to release Walusz on... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Detain Walus until he spills the beans’a notice of application for leave to appeal against the judgment with the regis
‘Detain Walus until he spills the beans’
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
a notice of application for leave to appeal against the judgment with the registrar of the high court,” Masutha's spokesman Mthunzi Mhaga said. “The minister believes that the honourable court erred in its judgment and is of the view that there are... Read more
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