On the 15th of August 2020, the entire country moved to Alert Level 2 of the National Lockdown. This has been welcomed by all South Africans, mainly due to the ban on the sale of alcohol and cigarettes being lifted, however, another notable amendment is the relaxation of the stringent lockdown restrictions on residential evictions. […]
At last, many parents can finally rest assured as their calls for clarity on the legal position regarding their rights to care and contact of their children during the lockdown have been addressed. Previously, parents were instructed not to transport their children between households during the lockdown period. However, on the 7th April 2020, the […]
Prior to the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services directive, which was issued late on the evening of the 26th March 2020, there was little clarity on the legal position regarding parents’ rights to care and contact of their children during the lockdown as pronounced by our President. Many parents were left in state of […]
The man, who is in a stable condition in hospital, has "potentially life-changing injuries" after the overnight attack in Garvagh, County Londonderry. He was shot in the arms and legs.