Mandela funeral fraud case charge sheet just needs ‘touching up’‚ lawyer tells court

10 June 2016 - 10:51 By Adrienne Carlisle

Three of the accused in the Nelson Mandela funeral fraud scandal on Thursday resorted to the Grahamstown High Court in a third attempt to have the criminal charges against them quashed. African National Congress (ANC) regional secretary Phumlani Mkolo and businesswomen Zintle Nkuhlu and Nosiphiwo Mati are asking the court to review and set aside East London regional magistrate Sadia Jacobs’ decision last year not to quash the charge sheet‚ which they say is woefully inadequate and wholly defect...

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