Anni

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 31st, 2012
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Anni Dewani was murdered in Khayelitsha because the hitmen in the case did not have transport back to their homes in that area. “As we were driving near Mew Way [we got near] to C Section, where we stay, that’s why [Xolile Mngeni] decided to shoot her,” Mziwamadoda Qwabe, who earlier this month plead...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 30th, 2012
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Cape Town – The fact that Anni Dewani was not sexually abused on the night she was murdered in a Cape Town township has given her family a “glimpse of happiness”, her emotional father said on the steps of the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday. Vinod Hindocha, supported by Anni’s cousin Nishm...
By benim
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Oct 11th, 2011
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London – Nilam Hindocha, the mother of honeymoon murder victim Anni Dewani, has spoken of her agony and desperation following her daughter’s death. Hindocha said she was mentally and physically exhausted from crying and lack of sleep and that she would be unable to find peace until she knew who...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Feb 8th, 2011
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Honeymoon murder accused Shrien Dewani’s legal team had to launch a second application at the Belmarsh Magistrate’s Court in Woolwich, London, to have him excused from the hearing. Shrien and Anni Dewani shortly before their ill-fated honeymoon trip to South Africa. Julian Knowles, for De...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Feb 2nd, 2011
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One of the co-accused in the Anni Dewani murder case was expected to apply for bail in a Cape Town court on Wednesday, the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said. “The courts were approached by the legal representative for Mr [Mziwamadoda] Qwabe and a new date was set up for a bail hearing,&...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Jan 23rd, 2011
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Anni Dewani murder Shrien Dewani leaves Southmead police station in Bristol after reporting for bail. He could not attend an extradition hearing in London last week due to ill health. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA The family of the British businessman accused of arranging his wife’s murder during...
By benim
In Europe
Jan 10th, 2011
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On Sunday, the UK-based Mail Online reported Ashok Hindocha could not understand why millionaire Shrien Dewani had not “put up a fight” after the couple’s taxi was ambushed by two gunmen in Cape Town. “I would not even have allowed my dog to be left like that. I would fight fo...
By benim
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Jan 8th, 2011
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An uncle of Anni Dewani, the woman murdered on honeymoon in South Africa, has accused her husband’s relations of using a fund set up in her memory for a “heartless” public relations stunt. Anni Dewani (left) and Shrien Dewani. Photo: GEOFF PUGH Friends of Shrien Dewani, a 31-year-old care home direct...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Jan 4th, 2011
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Cape judge president John Hlophe may not serve as the presiding judge in the Dewani murder case. “A judge is only allocated to hear a trial close to the beginning (of when the trial is expected to start),” said Cape Bar chairman Alasdair Sholto-Douglas on Monday. Judge Hlophe, who earlier sentenced Z...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Jan 3rd, 2011
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Johannesburg – The family of Shrien Dewani fear he will not receive a fair trial in South Africa because the presiding judge has been dogged by misconduct allegations, the Telegraph in the UK reported. Akta Raja, the cousin of the British honeymoon murder accused, told the publication that Judg...