Posts

The Questions That Duduzane Zuma Wouldn’t Answer

Some time towards the end of last year, the public protector conducted inquiries into accusations of state capture made against President Jacob Zuma, his son Duduzani Zuma and his business partners the three Indian Gupta brothers. Read more

Franz Beckenbauer Under Investigations Over Consultancy Role In SA’s 2010 Bid

According to the report published in the mass-circulation newspaper “Bild” on Monday, Swiss prosecutors have uncovered a payment to Franz Beckenbauer that was transferred to a bank account in Gibraltar. Read more

South African Twins Planned To Blow Up US Embassy, Jewish Sites

Two South African brothers arrested on terrorism charges were plotting to blow up the US embassy in Pretoria and Jewish institutions, and planned to join the so-called Islamic State (ISIS), police said Monday. Read more

Fugitive Rabbi Accused of Sex Crimes Wants ‘Guarantees’ If Extradited To Israel

JOHANNESBURG – The attorney for Israeli Rabbi Eliezer Berland, a fugitive accused of serial sex crimes, closed his case at the rabbi’s bail hearing in the Randburg Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday, mounting an impassioned plea that the rabbi be given bail, especially since it is Passover. Read more

Rabbi Eliezer Berland Accuses Israeli Authorities of Trying To ‘Rendition’ Him Illegally

JOHANNESBURG – With one day to go before he was due to appear in court for a continuation of a bail application, fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland’s lawyers have brought an urgent appeal before the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria – to be heard by a judge Wednesday morning.  Read more

Fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland Under Strict Police Guard In State Hospital

JOHANNESBURG – Fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland, is recovering in a Johannesburg hospital after he was rushed to a doctor from the Sandton police station. Read more

Fugitive Rabbi Eliezer Berland Finally Nabbed In South Africa

Rabbi Eliezer Berland, who is wanted in Israel on suspicions of sexual assault, was finally arrested in South Africa where he has been hiding out on Thursday. Read more

Fugitive Rabbi Accused of Sex Crimes Issues Death Threat Against South Africa’s Chief Rabbi

A fugitive rabbi on the run from Interpol has issued a death threat against the chief rabbi of South Africa, Warren Goldstein. Read more

Cops Try To Arrest Rabbi Eliezer Berland In South Africa

Amid reports that Rabbi Eliezer Berland received citizenship in S. Africa and can no longer be extradited to Israel, it is now reported that dozens of police on Friday night tried to arrest Rabbi Eliezer Berland once again. Read more

Rabbi Accused of Sex Crimes May Found Way To Avert Extradition From South Africa

A fugitive Israeli rabbi accused of several sexual offenses may have been granted citizenship by South Africa, stymieing extradition efforts. Read more