Copper thieves sentenced to combined 1 250 years

Izinyoka, copper criminals, who were found guilty on 50 counts of copper cable theft involving infrastructure owned by Telkom and Eskom, have been sentenced to a combined 1 250 years in jail. Eskom says that the high court in Cape Town handed down the tough sentences...

Samsung billionaire to return to jail

Samsung’s heir Jay Y Lee has been sentenced to two years and six months in prison over bribery charges, a dramatic conclusion to a years-long graft trial that had inflamed outrage in the country over the cosy relationships between government and business....