EFF supporter reaches R100K settlement with accused in assault case

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- citizen.co.za | a month ago

A Johannesburg-based church pastor who was attacked and called the k-word for wearing an EFF cap at a petrol station has reached a R100,000 settlement with the man arrested for the attack.

Johan Bothma appeared in the Roodepoort Magistrate’s Court on Thursday where he apologised and agreed to pay the settlement, said National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Phindi Mjonondwane. She said Bothma’s defence lawyer approached the NPA with a proposal for alternative dispute resolution management, which was agreed upon.

She said Rambebu then demanded an apology, which Bothma gave.

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