I got a raw deal, says Mathew Naidoo

2012-04-02 09:50

Convicted murderer Mathew Naidoo says he had no reason to kill his former girlfriend Nicolette Lotter's parents, and that she never forgave him for jilting her.

Attorney writes book on Lotters

2012-03-19 21:07

Hardus and Nicolette Lotter's original attorney Danie Grundlingh has written a book about their murder of their parents, saying it may change the public perception of the siblings' actions.

Mathew Naidoo gets double life

2012-03-19 13:58

Mathew Naidoo, the self-proclaimed "third son of God", has been given a double life sentence by the KwaZulu-Natal High Court for his part in the killing of his ex-girlfriend's parents.

Uncle urges counselling for Lotters

2012-03-19 12:50

Nicolette Lotter, who was convicted of taking part in her parents' murder, is still preoccupied with witchcraft, the KZN High Court has heard.

Naidoo denies role in Lotter murder

2012-03-13 22:26

Mathew Naidoo has denied planning or taking part in the murders of his former girlfriend's parents moments after being found guilty by the KwaZulu-Natal Durban High Court.

Lotters guilty of parents' murders

2012-03-13 11:17

Brother and sister Hardus and Nicolette Lotter have been convicted in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court of murdering their parents.

Nicolette Lotter 'on religious mission'

2012-03-08 22:37

Nicolette Lotter was on a religious mission to kill her parents, the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban has heard.

Lotter didn't take threats seriously

2012-03-07 19:48

When Nicolette Lotter was writing death threats to her parents, as ordered to by her former boyfriend, she did not think he would carry out the plan, the KwaZulu-Natal High court has heard.

Lotter believed she was 'next victim'

2012-03-06 17:14

Double murder accused Nicolette Lotter suspects that she might have been the next one to be killed, she told the KwaZulu-Natal High Court.

Lotter believed that God wanted mom dead

2012-03-05 20:37

As Nicolette Lotter was stabbing her mother to death, she told the dying woman she was doing God's will, the KwaZulu-Natal High court has heard.


Nicolette Lotter was 'programmed to kill'

2012-03-19 22:36

Nicolette and Hardus Lotter acted with diminished responsibility when they murdered their parents, Judge Shyam Gyanda has found, while her uncle testified that Nicolette was programmed to kill.

Lotter sister not ready to talk

2012-03-19 19:59

Nicolette and Hardus Lotter's sister, Christelle, is not ready to talk to her siblings who have been jailed for murdering their parents.

Lotters get 10 years for parents' murders

2012-03-19 13:37

The Lotter siblings, Hardus and Nicolette, have been sentenced to at least 10 years behind bars for brutally killing their parents.

Lotter trial mitigation to start

2012-03-19 07:19

The Lotter trial is to resume with convicted murderer Nicolette Lotter calling her uncle - a dominee - to give evidence in mitigation of her sentencing.

Naidoo a pathological liar - judge

2012-03-13 16:28

Mathew Naidoo is a pathological liar who began plotting the murder of his girlfriend's parents when her father rejected him as a suitable partner for his daughter, the KZN High Court has heard.

Hardus Lotter 'like a lamb to the slaughter'

2012-03-12 19:32

Hardus Lotter, accused of murdering both his parents, was like a "lamb to the slaughter", his lawyer has told the KwaZulu-Natal High Court.

Lotter knew killing was wrong, court hears

2012-03-08 19:19

Hardus Lotter knew killing his parents was wrong, but he couldn't resist carrying out the murder, the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Durban has heard.

Lotter didn't want to sound crazy

2012-03-06 22:06

Double murder accused Nicolette Lotter has told court she believed her domestic worker was practicing witchcraft on her, but did not tell a psychologist for fear of being considered crazy.

Nicolette Lotter felt like a 'suicide bomber'

2012-03-05 22:27

One of the two Durban siblings accused of murdering their parents said she "felt like an al-Qaeda suicide bomber" upon realising what had happened, the KwaZulu-Natal High Court has heard.

I pay every day for what I did - Lotter

2012-03-05 09:13

Nicolette Lotter, who stands accused of killing her parents, has told how she deeply regrets her actions, and how she will pay for it for the rest of her life.

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