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Justice minister lashes out at Tshwane mayor over closure of headquarters

CAPE TOWN, September 12 – Justice Minister Michael Masutha on Wednesday said he would go to court to challenge Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga’s decision to shut down the Poynton Building which houses department’s Pretoria headquarters for safety reasons. “The minister of justice and correctional services will have no option but to approach the courts on […]

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Minister Masutha to visit Eastern Cape prison after dangerous criminals escape

PORT ELIZABETH, January 12 – Justice and Correctional Services Minister Michael Masutha will on Friday visit Mdantsane Correctional Centre following the escape of four dangerous inmates, his department said. The prisoners, whose escape came to light on Wednesday morning, are still at large and considered dangerous, the department said. They include Lihle Zikholisile, 19, who […]