Courts convict 75-year-old sangoma for picking protected plants

2008-01-14 00:00

TWO people have been arrested and sentenced, one a 75-year-old practising sangoma, after digging up protected plants on private property in Monks Cowl.

Dumisane Mazibuko (31) and two assistants were arrested but charges against the two assistants were later dropped. While en route to the police station to lay charges, the EKZNW staff came across another group of people also gathering plants on a nearby property. 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.

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