update


#CannibalismCase – Is Nino Mbatha fit for trial?

What was the outcome for accused number one, Nino Mbatha's mental assessment at Fort Napier Hospital?

The #CannibalismCase resumed in court this morning and this time all four accused were in the dock.

ALSO READ: BREAKING NEWS: DNA links #CannibalismCase to deceased Zanele Hlatshwayo

Accused number one, Nino Mbatha has been sent for mental assessment at Fort Napier Hospital in Pietermaritzburg during March.

He returned this morning with the doctor’s findings attached to the charge sheet, Mr Mbatha was found fit to stand trial.

READ THIS: UPDATE: #CannibalismCase postponed due to incomplete mental observation

The state reported that the case will be postponed to April 26 for High Court Indictments. Magistrate Sookraj urged the state to make every effort to have the High Court Indictments ready on the next date.

In closing, Magistrate Sookraj announced to the four accused Nino Mbatha, Lungisani Magubane‚ Khayelihle Lamula‚ and Sithembiso Sithole that they will remain in custody until the case resumes on April 26.

Click to receive news links via WhatsApp. Or for the latest news, visit our webpage or follow us on Facebook and Twitter

  AUTHOR
Danielle Greaves
Journalist

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Recommended Story x
#CannibalismCase suspect found dead in a prison cell

Thanks for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

Estcourt News
Ladysmith Gazette
Newcastle Advertiser
Northern Natal Courier
Vryheid Herald


Get regular news updates sent directly to your inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
CLICK HERETo view an example of our newsletter

SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter

SELECT your titles:

Estcourt News
Ladysmith Gazette
Newcastle Advertiser
Northern Natal Courier
Vryheid Herald

Get regular news updates sent directly to you inbox.

Your source of local breaking news and trending stories from across the country.

Be a part of our growing community

Subscribe Here
1MILFacebook Fans
98KTwitter Followers
5MILMonthly Readers
12MILArticles Published Every Month
72Local Community Websites
Your details:


Your friends: