BPSA calls for intervention at Moutse Magistrates Court

MOUTSE – The Bolsheviks Party of South Africa (BPSA) has lodged a complaint with the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development in Limpopo on the running of the Moutse Magistrates Court.

BPSA said it requested the intervention of the office and an investigation instituted into the running of the court and conduct of its certain senior members.

According to the party, for far too long the people of Moutse were under the impression that the South African Police Service (SAPS) Dennilton was ineffective but it has now come emerged that the problem was the dysfunctional and irrational court which has a soft spot for criminals.

The party alleges that no matter how water tight cases are, offenders are released from the court on some unfathomable technicalities.

Seun Mogotji, BPSA leader, said a recent example of the court’s incompetency was the arrest of men who stole water tanks provided to aid the community with access to water in Ntwane area who were caught with the tanks in their possession and police presented all the necessary documents and evidence but the suspects were released from the court for lack of evidence.

Mogotji said another example among many was the case of a man accused of domestic violence who was released from the same court for lack of evidence despite the victim and her children showing bruises.

“We ask that the department intervenes and find out what the court is doing to have cases struck off the roll under very questionable and suspicious circumstances. They must also find out why repeat offenders continue to get free bail from the court,” said Mogotji.

The leader said they hoped for a positive response from the department as Moutse has become a crime hotspot with a dysfunctional court.

The paper has seen a response from the department which acknowledged receipt of the complaint and promised to conduct an enquiry relating to the complaint.



Thapelo Motseo

COMPANY BACKGROUND Sekhukhune Times was founded in 2015 for the purpose of providing Sekhukhune community and businesses with quality news. The business is operated within the Sekhukhune district municipality which consist of four municipality namely Fetakgomo Tubatse Local Municipality, Ephraim Mogale Local Municipality, Makhuduthamaga Local Municipality and Elias Motsoaledi Local Municipality . Sekhukhune Times help the readers to become aware of their surroundings from social life, to the news happening in the community and also not forgetting what’s happening on the outside world’ it brings you all the news in a convenient and simple language that community can understand and It is released every Thursday and distributed through various mine, shops, , pubiic institutions and in schools. Complimentary copies are distributed to advertisers. The publication is also available online www.sekhukhunetimes.co.za Sekhukhune Times bring you all the news you need to know about the community, events coming up, speeches and also some tips on surviving student life as well as anything which you feel could be beneficial to students voicing out their opinions. MISSION . To became a cross border publication that will link young people from all corners of the world. . To became a source of information to the youth and community in general. .To became a tool for businesses big and small to market their products. .To serve as a communication tool for businesses, government, school and communities in general. .To offer jobs to young people and thus participate in eradicating unemployment, which is a major contributor to increase in crime, AIDS and poverty in our communities. .Provide auxiliary services such as printing, layout and design and photography for other institutions. . Sekhukhune Times is committed to providing the client with a quality product at competitive price within schedule. . At all time we will address and service the customers, requirements, comply with specifications, standards and technical requirements, act ethically and with dignity

Social Media Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com