Search South Africa News

#africa #africanews #southafrica #zapeople #zatalk ZA Top News in South Africa Regions

‘We did not kill Senzo Meyiwa’ – murder accused

All five men who stand accused of the murder of former Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa have denied any wrongdoing.

Themba Sibiya, Bongani Ntanzi, Mthobisi Ncube, Mthokozisi Maphisa and Sifiso Ntuli are appearing at the Boksburg Magistrate’s Court on the East Rand.

They have been charged with murder, attempted murder, robbery with aggravated circumstances and possession of unlicensed firearms and ammunition.

All the accused have decided not to apply for bail.

They say they have already been in prison in connection with other cases.

They say they don’t understand why they’ve been arrested in connection with Meyiwa’s murder.

The men were bought to court in shackles and there was heavy security in court.

The accused stood outside the dock and have not objected to media coverage of the court proceedings, saying they want to public to know the truth.

The case has been postponed to the 27th of November, and the Mewyiwa family thanked the public for their support:


The brother of the late #SenzoMeyiwa, Sifiso thanks supporters who gathered outside court to support his family.

Matter postponed to November 27#sabcnews

— Chriselda ‘Babes WeNdaba’ Lewis ™ (@Chriseldalewis) October 27, 2020

All suspects will remain in custody, as outlined in the document below:

Senzo Meyiwa five murder accused make first court appearance from SABC News
In the video below, full proceedings of the court appearance:

The post ‘We did not kill Senzo Meyiwa’ – murder accused appeared first on SABC News – Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa’s news leader..

Read more here:: Latest South Africa News

Search South Africa News