Tag: Pietermaritzburg High Court


‘Tsunami’ nabs gunman

HARD work coupled with a stroke of luck resulted in police arresting a gunman suspected to be involved in a dramatic Mountain Rise armed robbery in May. Senzo Thobani Ntombela (33) appeared briefly in the Pietermaritzburg Magistrate’s Court yesterday after […]


Duo sentenced to life for rape and robbery

TWO men have been sentenced to life imprisonment for raping and robbing a woman at Eston last month. Provincial police spokesperson Colonel Jay Naicker said Eric Baphelele Makhanya (36) and Msawakhe Tasolo Ndlovu (36) pleaded guilty in the Pietermaritzburg High […]


Hold-up accused face 31 charges

A FORMER employee of Fidelity Guards told the high court in Pietermaritzburg yesterday how gunfire suddenly erupted as pensions were about to be paid out at the Jabula Store at Mid-Illovo on May 6, 2008, and he was threatened by […]