NOTES AND UPDATES

Royal Cape Yacht Club: stormy weather / Nedbank: playing the race card / China Contruction Bank: abattoir workers get the chop / Botswana: muzzling critics

IVOR LAZERSON'S MARITAL BLITZ

Ivor Lazerson terrorized husbands in divorce court but gave his own wife a raw deal from the grave.

SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS

A sting at a Gauteng private school leaves misery and death in its wake.

SAA VOYAGER: FLY BY NIGHT

Going nowhere with Voyager miles.

Justice on the streets

As of January 31 there were 4303 children in South African prisons. That month, after ‘problems’ at home, Justice, 15, ran away from a small mining town southwest of Johannesburg and ended up in Hillbrow. There, in the early hours of March 15, he was arrested by police for being in possession of housebreaking implements —four pieces of spark plug. These seemingly innocuous fragments of porcelain are used to break car windows. Possession of them is a serious offence. The public prosecutor opposed bail on the grounds that as a runaway Justice had no address to go to. So the Grade 8 pupil was remanded to the overcrowded juvenile section of notorious Johannesburg Prison, better known as Sun City. This is Justice’s account of prison life ...

MERVYN KING AND THE FRAME AFFAIR part 2

The wishes of Phillip Frame were ignored, and thousands of workers ditched, in the wholesale carve-up of the Frame industrial empire. What happened to the millions?
PLUS: Bruce Sanders defends Mervyn King.

Justice on the streets

As of January 31 there were 4303 children in South African prisons. That month, after ‘problems’ at home, Justice, 15, ran away from a small mining town southwest of Johannesburg and ended up in Hillbrow. There, in the ...
 

NOTES AND UPDATES

Royal Cape Yacht Club: stormy weather / Nedbank: playing the race card / China Contruction Bank: abattoir workers get the chop / Botswana: muzzling critics ...

IVOR LAZERSON'S MARITAL BLITZ

Ivor Lazerson terrorized husbands in divorce court but gave his own wife a raw deal from the grave. ...

SCHOOL OF HARD KNOCKS

A sting at a Gauteng private school leaves misery and death in its wake. ...

SAA VOYAGER: FLY BY NIGHT

Going nowhere with Voyager miles. ...

Justice on the streets

As of January 31 there were 4303 children in South African prisons. That month, after ‘problems’ at home, Justice, 15, ran away from a small mining town southwest of Johannesburg and ended up in Hillbrow. There, in the ...

MERVYN KING AND THE FRAME AFFAIR part 2

The wishes of Phillip Frame were ignored, and thousands of workers ditched, in the wholesale carve-up of the Frame industrial empire. What happened to the millions? PLUS: Bruce Sanders defends Mervyn King. ...