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Limpopo businessman accused of killing mom back in court

JOHANNESBURG, October 11 –  The bail application of Rameez Patel, accused of murdering his mother, is expected to resume in the Polokwane Magistrate’s Court in Limpopo, on Wednesday. On October 2, he made a brief appearance before the case was postponed in the Polokwane Magistrate’s Court. At the time, Limpopo police spokesperson Lieutenant-Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said […]

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Two farmers back in North West court for schoolboy ‘sunflower’ murder

RUSTENBURG, October 6 – Two North West farmers, Pieter Doorewaard, 26, and Phillip Schutte, 34, who are accused of killing a schoolboy in Coligny after they caught him stealing sunflower, on Friday appeared briefly in the Coligny Magistrate’s Court, where their matter was transferred to the high court for trial. The State alleges the two killed […]

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Three men in KwaZulu-Natal court for murder of Durban principal

JOHANNESBURG, October 3 – Three men, accused of the murder of retired Durban principal Gona Pillay, are expected to appear in the Chatsworth Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday. Cousins Basil, Braveman Underhill and Fredboy Msomi are expected to apply for bail. On September 24, KwaZulu-Natal police said two men were arrested in connection with the murder of 63-year-old […]

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NWest farmer’s bail ruling on Friday

BRITS, September 28 – A North West farmer facing murder and two counts of attempted murder will know on Friday whether his bail application at the Brits Magistrate’s Court, was successful. Magistrate Jethro Mosime was expected to deliver the ruling  after the State and the defence closed their arguments on Wednesday. The hearing was postponed to Friday, to enable […]

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Alleged wife killer Panayiotou and co-accused back in PElizabeth court

PORT ELIZABETH, September 27 – The murder trial involving Christopher Panayiotou, Sinethemba Nenembe and Zolani Sibeko is expected to continue in the Port Elizabeth High Court on Wednesday. The Port Elizabeth businessman allegedly orchestrated his wife Jayde Panayiotou’s murder in April 2015. The school teacher was abducted outside the couple’s Stelen Glen Compex in Kabega Park […]