KZN Premier: Driver’s trial postponed

2012-10-16 00:00

THE blood alcohol results for KZN Premier Zweli Mkhize’s driver were not ready for the Mtunzini Magistrate’s Court to proceed yesterday.

Maziwinkosi Petros Gwala (42), who is charged with speeding and driving under the influence of alcohol, appeared briefly, only to have the matter postponed to December 11.

Gwala was caught allegedly driving at 183 km/h on the N2 near the Fairbreeze off-ramp on the North Coast in July.

According to an earlier report in The Witness, a breathalyser test revealed he allegedly had a blood-alcohol level of 0,84 g/100ml, several times over the legal limit.

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