Shrien Dewani

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 15th, 2012
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A man accused of shooting Swedish honeymooner Anni Dewani pleaded not guilty to killing her as his murder trial opened in a South African court on Wednesday. Xolile Mngeni denied charges of murder, kidnapping, robbery and illegal possession of a firearm and ammunition at the Cape High Court after bei...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 30th, 2012
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Shrien Dewani has always protested his innocence in the case of his wife Anni’s murder. The South African authorities claim there is evidence of his involvement but Dewani’s supporters have answers for many of the questions raised. Here are some of those questions: Why did the Dewanis enl...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Feb 27th, 2011
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Police have obtained a statement from a Cape Grace hotel porter they have been searching for in connection with the murder of UK honeymooner Anni Dewani. A source says he could be the link between the taxi driver Xola Tongo who is serving an 18-year sentence for his role in the murder, and Anni’s hus...
By benim
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Feb 26th, 2011
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The lawyer for one of the men accused of murdering tourist Annie Dewani has argued that the evidence of the taxi driver convicted for the killing cannot be trusted. Zola Tongo is the only person to have been convicted for the crime as part of a plea bargain. On Friday Mziwamadoda Qwabe and co-accused...
By benim
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Feb 21st, 2011
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Justice Minister Jeff Radebe insisted on Sunday that Shrien Dewani, whose extradition from Britain is sought in connection with the murder of his wife, Anni, during their honeymoon in Cape Town, would receive a fair trial in South Africa. Radebe was questioned about comments by National Prosecuting A...
By benim
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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
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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
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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...