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20 November 2017 11:38 (South Africa)

Charges against Mzilikazi wa Afrika dropped, provisionally

  • 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.

Charges have been provisionally withdrawn against Sunday Times journalist Mzilikazi wa Afrika. According to a status update on Facebook, Wa Afrika says that he has a letter from the National Prosecuting Authority that says all charges against him have been dropped. The NPA, however, has stated that the investigation will continue, and the charges against Wa Afrika could be reinstated at a later date. In August the journalist was arrested in a public sting and charged with fraud and defeating the ends of justice.  Read more: News24, TimesLive

  • 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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