'Justice has been done' - govt. reacts to Luyanda Botha's 3 life terms for rape, murder

2019-11-15 21:41

The South African government says while the three life sentences handed to rapist and murderer Luyanda Both for the senseless killing of Uyinene Mrwetyana won’t bring the budding University of Cape Town (UCT) student, they hope it brings solace in that justice has been served.

WATCH | Luyanda Botha handed three life sentences

2019-11-15 19:36

Luyanda Botha has received three life sentences for the rape and murder of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana.

Luyanda Botha handed 3 life terms for raping, killing Uyinene Mrwetyana

2019-11-15 10:36

Former post office worker Luyanda Botha will serve life in prison for the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana, in terms of a plea and sentencing agreement heard in the Western Cape High Court.

Uyinene murder: 16 witnesses on State's list to prove its case against Luyanda Botha

2019-11-08 06:14

The prosecution will be relying on the testimony of 16 State witnesses in its bid to prove its case against Luyanda Botha for the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana.

Uyinene Mrwetyana's body was hidden in Post Office safe overnight, says State

2019-11-07 10:53

Luyanda Botha, after murdering Uyinene Mrwetyana, left her body overnight in the safe of the Clareinch Post Office, collecting it the next day and setting it alight, according to the State's case against him.

 

WATCH | Luyanda Botha pleads guilty to the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana

2019-11-15 21:21

Former South Africa Post Office worker Luyanda Botha was handed three life sentences for the rape and murder of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana in the Western Cape High Court. Watch as Botha pleads guilty here.

Uyinene Mrwetyana's family shares grief after her killer is sentenced to life: 'We don't have any sympathy for him'

2019-11-15 13:09

The family of slain student Uyinene Mrwetyana has welcomed the three life terms handed down to her rapist and killer Luyanda Botha, saying they did not believe his confession meant he was remorseful.

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WATCH | Luyanda Botha pleads guilty, sentenced to life for Uyinene Mrwetyana rape, murder

The prosecution will be relying on the testimony of 16 State witnesses in its bid to prove its case against Luyanda Botha for the rape and murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana. Watch Friday's proceedings, live from the Cape Town High Court here.

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WATCH | 'We are ready for trial' - NPA on Uyinene murder case

2019-11-07 17:04

Luyanda Botha, accused of murdering UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana, has appeared in the Wynberg Magistrate's Court.

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