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CASH–IN–TRANSIT ACCUSED GIVEN A HEFTY SENTENCE: EASTERN CAPE
2022/05/27      |  Written By:  Captain Y Mgolodela   |   Province:  Eastern Cape

EASTERN CAPE: On 26 May 2022,Odwa Siqanqalala(30) who was arrested with Lundi Mzimkhulu(32) Mzuvukile  uMzimkhulu (35) on 30 November 2018 pleaded guilty to all the charges of robbery  and aggravating circumstances  against him on 25 May 2022 hence his sentencing on 26 May 2022.

Siqanqalala  who was arrested together with Lundi Mzimhkhulu and Mzuvukile Mzimkhulu on 30 November 2018 when they were committing robbery at Whittlesea  area were remanded in custody since then.

After a series of court appearances, Siqanqalala  after being remanded in custody with his co-accused from 2018,Siqanqalala pleaded guilty  on 25 May 2022 hence his 15 years jail imprisonment on 26 May 2022.

The Provincial Head Major General Mboiki Obed Ngwenya anticipates more confessions in the case to speed up the outstanding  sentencing processes.