Rustenburg – Nine people have been arrested in connection with the murder of people associated with the late fight icon, Ahmed Kathrada appeared at the Schweizer-Renovation Magistrates' Court on Thursday, the North West police officer .
Colonel Adele Myburgh said the case against Xolani Andrew Sotshantsha, 25, Mogomotsi Moruwa, 31, Abiya Jeffrey Phakoane, 60, Adam Mohale, 31, Bamphitile Stamp, 29, Godfrey Thabiso Cuna, 46, Kgotso Moeletsi, 29, Thato Levetti, 26, and a 16-year-old boy was postponed to November 14.
All accused were remanded in custody. The teenage child is being held in a youth facility.
Myburgh said the men were arrested between 5 and 6 November. I was arrested following the murder of Yunus Kathrada, 65, and her son Ahmed Kathrada, 28, on November 1.
Yunus is nai Ahmed Kathrada late.
Myburgh said Ahmed had arrived home at 21:00 on that great day. Although he opened his door and door, he was attacked and empowered by two people.
"He was shot in the chest. Meanwhile, his mother inside the noise heard his voice and called her husband to help," said Myburgh.
When Yunus opened the door he was shot in the head. He died at the place and place. His son, Ahmed, was killed when he arrived at the hospital.
Myburgh said the suspects fled without taking any items.
A provincial task team was established and nine people were arrested, a firearm as well as two vehicles, allegedly used in commissioning the offense, were seized.