Soni’s case ‘strange’

2019-09-19 15:00

How did it come about that jailed businessman Rajivee Soni’s bail appeal came before the Pietermaritzburg high court so soon?

Soni loses bid for bail pending appeal

2019-06-05 14:56

Jailbird Rajivee Soni has been denied permission to appeal a judge’s decision to refuse him bail pending his appeal against his conviction and effective 30-year prison term.

‘Keep Soni in prison’

2019-03-08 14:45

Jailed businessman Rajivee Soni knows what prison life is like and if granted bail pending his appeal, he is not going to want to return.

30 years in jail for Soni

2018-10-29 11:05

Businessman Rajivee Soni was stoney-faced as he was handed an effective 30-year jail term for the murder of Pietermaritzburg doctor Bhavish Sewram on Friday.

Soni changes his tune

2018-09-25 11:36

In an ironic twist on Friday the defence team for former businessman Rajivee Soni has urged a high court judge to find that the killing of Pietermaritzburg doctor Bhavish Sewram was a “crime of ...

Has his luck run out?

2018-09-20 15:45

Has luck finally run out for businessman and convicted killer Rajivee Soni?

Soni’s new team point out presence of former lawyer in court

2017-08-15 13:40

The presence of murder accused Rajivee Soni’s ex-attorney in the public gallery at the high court Monday was apparently not welcomed by his new legal team.

Soni brands Naidoo a liar

2017-08-02 13:45

Businessman Rajivee Soni (41), currently defending himself on a charge of masterminding the 2013 murder of doctor Bhavish Sewram, has painted key state witness and self-confessed “corrupt cop” Sugen Naidoo as a liar.


Soni’s private hospital stay

2019-06-18 15:32

Convicted murderer Rajivee Soni (pictured) spent Father’s Day at a private hospital so that his children did not have to visit him at New Prison on the special occasion.

Soni wins one, loses one

2019-04-12 15:41

Pietermaritzburg's notorious convicted killer Rajivee Soni is not going to give up fighting for his freedom.

Christmas in jail for Soni

2018-12-13 16:14

Jailed businessman Rajivee Soni wants another shot at being exonerated for killing Dr Bhavish Sewram in May 2013.

Soni moved to prison hospital

2018-10-01 14:29

Convicted murderer Rajivee Soni spent just two nights in a cell at New Prison in Napierville before taking “ill” and being moved to the facility’s hospital.

City businessman nailed for murder

2018-09-20 15:45

Tears of joy, relief and sadness greeted businessman Rajivee Soni being finally nailed down for killing Dr Bhavish Sewram after a marathon trial.

Details differ in Soni trial

2017-08-18 13:45

The brother-in-law of murder accused Rajivee Soni came under fire on Wednesday with the state accusing him of fabricating information and “rehearsing” his evidence.

Soni says evidence ‘tailormade’ to suit police’s case

2017-08-08 14:22

Murder accused Rajivee Soni believes he was “framed” by two senior police officers involved in the investigation of his case.

Soni airs ‘dirty laundry’

2017-08-01 14:03

Murder accused Rajivee Soni on Monday commenced a public airing of his “dirty laundry” in court over his wife’s alleged infidelity with murder victim Dr Bhavish Sewram.

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