Dewani fit to stand trial

Cape Town – Murder accused Shrien Dewani is mentally fit to stand trial, a panel of experts has found, the Western Cape High Court heard on Friday.

A report by a panel of experts compiled a report following Dewani’s stay at Valkenberg Psychiatric Hospital where he was under assessment.

The finding by the panel was unanimous, reporters in court tweeted.

There will be a pre-trial hearing on 9 September and the trial will commence on 6 October.

Tony da Cruz 2014-08-15 09:49:52 AM
Great news..... Let's get this piece of dirt swept out already.
Mosimane Gerald Oliphant 2014-08-15 09:50:01 AM
On your marks, get set, go!!!!!
Liam John 2014-08-15 09:51:35 AM
Brilliant, this guy pulled our country down.Does he go to jail now while the trial is on.
Scott Myers 2014-08-15 09:52:09 AM
Andrea Broekhuizen 2014-08-15 09:53:34 AM
Time to face the music...
Spartacus 2014-08-15 09:53:59 AM
YES YES YES ..... did you see / hear Anni? So so glad for you and your family to at last have closure on your sad passing.
Helgardt Botha 2014-08-15 09:57:19 AM
If you can plan a murder you are fit for a trial.
Sabelo Sabz Hlubelikhulu Mcondobi 2014-08-15 09:57:36 AM
Good God is Great_That heartless piece of work must go to a very dark prison cell. We don't need him in civil society.
Craig Drysdale 2014-08-15 09:59:40 AM
great. Wonder if it will be broadcast?
Ms. Fredericks 2014-08-15 10:00:43 AM
About flipping time.