Chief Tinkhotele granted R7000 bail

Chief Solomon Tikhontele Dlamini (80) was granted bail on Monday.

The leader of the Lomshiyo Tribal Authority appeared in the Kabokweni Magistrate’s Court after he was arrested last Friday for the murder of his son, Zwelithini. This is following investigations after he was shot dead at his home last year.

READ Suspect appears in court for German tourist murder

Chief Tinkhontele was granted R7000 bail and will appear in court on December 12.

Meanwhile, Napoleon Joseph Nyalunga was denied bail on Monday. He is accused of the murder of a German tourist.

This is following a shooting incident in Numbi last month. He appeared in the Kabokweni Magistrate’s Court where he failed to prove exceptional circumstances which permit his release on bail.

READ MORE | German tourist and driver shot dead by robbers

The matter was remanded to 24 January, 2023 for further investigation.

Related articles

Murder accused to represent himself after dumping lawyer

Murder accused, Velly Thwala will be representing himself in court. His request was made on Monday when he appeared in the Mbombela High Court on Monday for the murder of his girlfriend, Nontobeko Msithini whose...

Eskom employees appear in court for corruption

Two Eskom employees appeared in court for fraud, corruption, and money laundering. Thandi Ruth Magagula and Nontuthubo Surprise Mahweliri were arrests follow criminal referrals made by the Special Investigating Unit to the National Prosecuting Authority....

Three Mozambican nationals arrested for stolen vehicles

LEBOMBO - Three Mozambican nationals were arrested a few kilometres towards Lebombo Port of Entry for stolen vehicles yesterday at Komatipoort. According to the police, they received a tip-off about two SUVs that were stolen...

Man appears in court for mine manager’s murder

Xolani Sidney Simelane (38) appeared in the Carolina Magistrate’s Court today following a fatal shooting last week. This is after Zanele Zwane (27), a mine manager was shot dead as she was about to leave...

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.