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24 May 2017 00:30 (South Africa)

Selebi sentencing postponed to August

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Former national police commissioner Jackie Selebi will have to wait until 2 August to receive his jail sentence, as not all of his character witnesses were available. Selebi was convicted on charges of corruption on July 2. In court on Wednesday Judge Meyer Joffe also ruled that about R160,000 of Selebi's assets could be confisacted, but only once the appeal process has been finalised. Read more: News24

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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