Attacked lawyer's condition improving

2013-04-14 12:54
Dali Mpofu. Picture: Leon Sadiki/City Press

Dali Mpofu. Picture: Leon Sadiki/City Press

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Johannesburg - Lawyer Dali Mpofu's condition is improving, his wife said on Sunday.

"He's in a stable condition and improving," Mpumi Mpofu said, but added that it was not yet known when he would be released from the East London hospital where he was recovering.

Brigadier Miranda Mills said no arrests had been made. "A normal investigation is continuing," she said.

Mpofu, who is representing miners involved in last year's police shootings in Marikana, North West, was attacked by two people while walking on a beach in East London on Thursday.

He was stabbed in the upper and lower body.

The former SABC CEO was believed to be on a short break before the Farlam Commission of Inquiry into the Marikana shootings resumes next week.

- SAPA
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