Nassif made R19m from Kebble

2010-08-03 13:56

Former security boss Clinton Nassif made R19 million for work he

did for mining magnate Brett Kebble who was killed in an “assisted suicide”, the

Johannesburg High Court today.

Defence counsel Laurence Hodes SC told the court that according to

a KPMG report Nassif made R19 million from just one Kebble company, Spring


Nassif previously testified that Kebble was his main source of

income, his “paymaster”.

This led to some hesitation on Nassif’s part when he

was approached to help Kebble to commit suicide.

Nassif lived the high life – he told the court he had many cars

which he changed frequently, these included a Porsche Turbo, a Mercedes-Benz and

two Hummers.

Nassif was the owner of a security company, Central National

Security Agency, and Kebble was his main client.

He confirmed to the court that around 90% of his business came from


He returned to the witness stand after lunch today after losing his

cool earlier as Hodes continued questioning him.

He was testifying at the murder trial of convicted drug trafficker

Glenn Agliotti who sat in the dock looking away from Nassif in the witness box

directly in front of him.

Nassif is a section 204 witness, which allows for indemnity from

prosecution provided his testimony to the court was truthful.

Agliotti is facing four charges – two of conspiracy to commit

murder, one of attempted murder and another of murder.

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.