19 July 2019
Do not take the law into your own hands

Do not take the law into your own hands


We are supposed to be a law-abiding people, but life could be difficult. We all know that the road in life is not always easy. There are smooth stretc...
12 July 2019
Negligence

Negligence


It is important to note from the start that negligence could be the reason for a tort or a criminal action. It is however the aim of this article to d...
05 July 2019
The law of Tort

The law of Tort


We hear quite a great deal about criminal law. The proceedings are well publicized in the local newspapers when cases are reported either from the Mag...
28 June 2019
Save yourself from the rigors of a day in court

Save yourself from the rigors of a day in court


You want your day in court, but would it be worth all the rigours of a court trial when at the end of the day you fail to prove your case and you have...
21 June 2019
Warrantless arrest and the role of probable cause

Warrantless arrest and the role of probable cause


The words “probable cause” are used very often in criminal matters. These words are on the mind of every police officer when he confronts a suspec...
14 June 2019
Do the innocent pay for the guilty?

Do the innocent pay for the guilty?


In a narrow sense if a person is charged with a crime and that person is proven guilty in a miscarriage of justice then it could be said that the inno...
07 June 2019
A Will and Related Matters

A Will and Related Matters


Last week we looked at the role of an executor in a will. This week we would look at other associated matters. Some owners of properties would like to...
31 May 2019
Your Executor/s Executrix/es

Your Executor/s Executrix/es


The word “executor” is used for a male and “executrix” for a female person who is named in a will to act on behalf of the testator (that is th...
24 May 2019
A vigilant court

A vigilant court


Because it is an old institution, some might think that the court is not in tune with the pulses of those whom it serve through its rules and regulati...
17 May 2019
All about the new fees in estate matters

All about the new fees in estate matters


A will is a document that comes into effect after death. The person who the testator named to be the executor takes on his duty to probate the will. H...