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Sky News Special Correspondent, currently based in South Africa. Author of Colonel Gadaffi's Hat

Reeva's Parents A Picture Of Grief At Trial — The elderly parents of Reeva Steenkamp have been the picture of pain and grief each time they've arrived at the High Court in Pretoria. They face the gathering of camera crews who film their every movement with stoicism and fortitude, but no-one is left in any doubt that this is a harrowing experience for them and they're hating every minute of being in the spotlight.

Reeva's Family Expects Pistorius Jail Term — Sky News - First for Breaking News, video, headlines, analysis and top stories from business, politics, entertainment and more in the UK and worldwide.

Killing Of Reeva Steenkamp Devastated Family — Many in the courtroom were reduced to tears as they heard for the first time how Reeva Steenkamp's killing had devastated her family. The cousin of the model and law graduate broke down as she recounted the moment when she heard of her death.

Ebola: Deaths Hidden As Fear Grips Liberia — The weather is proving Britain can still enjoy a decent summer, Parliament is in recess and for many politicians this will be their last break before a gruelling nine months. So we can expect a quiet break at Westminster? Wrong.

Ebola: Deaths Hidden As Fear Grips Liberia — Liberia's few ebola treatment centres are overwhelmed with the sick and dying - with patients sharing beds and the dead laying near the desperately ill. The country has accounted for more than half of the world's deaths from the latest ebola outbreak in West Africa and despite assurances from the President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf that it is under control, evidence on the ground seen by Sky News appears to suggest otherwise.

Rwanda Militia Commander 'Tired Of War' — The commander of one of the Rwandan militia hiding out in the eastern Congolese mountains has told Sky News his men will not disarm without guarantees for their safety. Colonel Bonheur - as he called himself but which is almost certainly not his real name - said his band of soldiers would be forced to continue fighting unless a political solution can be found.

Oscar Pistorius Arrives At Court For Verdicts — M'Lady: The Trial Judge Who Rose From Nothing The fate of Oscar Pistorius lies in the palm of one Thokozile Masipa, a woman who grew up in poverty but rose to become only the second black female to be appointed a judge in South Africa.

M'Lady: The Trial Judge Who Rose From Nothing — The fate of Oscar Pistorius lies in the palm of one Thokozile Masipa, a woman who grew up in poverty but rose to become only the second black female to be appointed a judge in South Africa.

Oscar Pistorius Faces Judgement Day In Trial — It has been called the "trial of the century" and elicited headlines such as "Bladerunner turned Gunrunner". Now, 18 months after Oscar Pistorius shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, we are about to find out what the judge believes happened that Valentine Day's morning.

US Ebola Doctor 'Terrified' Of Disease — Africa Battles To Stop Deadly Spread Of Ebola The worst Ebola outbreak ever is spreading and will almost certainly extend across West Africa unless there is cross-country co-operation and urgent international assistance. The porous borders between Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone has meant the disease is not being contained and now risks spreading even further.
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Oct 21, 2014

RT @jeromestarkey: SA Prisons service on Section 276 1(i) of the Criminal Procedure Act: 1/6 of sentence must be served…

Oct 21, 2014

@DianeCo58599893 @SkyNews Defence team are v aware of law and quoted Article 2761i : he may shift to house arrest after serving 10 months

Oct 21, 2014

@JoGewirtz He declined to answer my questions whether he thought this was adeq given his desire for 10 yr term and smiled sweetly

Oct 21, 2014

#PistoriusTrial All the families have left court now. OP's defence team not likely to appeal. State have yet to decide

Oct 21, 2014

#PistoriusTrial His defence team sd afterwards, that under Article 2761i, he can be released after serving 1/6th of sentence = 10 months

Oct 21, 2014

#PistoriusTrial The double amputee former darling of London Olympics is now behind bars starting his sentence

Oct 21, 2014

#PistoriusTrial Judge ruled Count 1: culpable homicide = 5yrs jail. Count 2: discharging firearm: 3yrs, suspended for 5

Oct 21, 2014

#PistoriusTrial June Steenkamp says this provides her with some sort of 'closure' but no closure without Reeva 'unless u can magic her back'

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