IFP official stays in jail, waits on bail

2011-08-31 20:38

Durban - An IFP councillor in the eThekwini municipality, Themba Xulu, appeared on three charges of attempted murder in the Ntuzuma Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, KwaZulu-Natal police said.

He would remain in custody until his bail application on September 6, spokesperson Director Phindile Radebe said.

A group of Xulu supporters were arrested for public violence on Tuesday night, but had not appeared in court yet.

Further details were not immediately available.