Ninow's attorney to lay charge against EFF leader after 'drunk' accusations

- | 3 months ago

The Legal Aid attorney acting on behalf of Nicholas Ninow in his rape trial will be laying a charge of defamation against the EFF’s Gauteng chairperson Mandisa Mashego, after she allegedly accused him of being drunk in court on Thursday The case against Ninow was postponed in the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria on Thursday, after both the State and defence attorney Herman Alberts made their closing arguments.

Alberts said, as he was returning from the cells, he overheard a woman, who has been identified as Mashego, saying that he was drunk. “I deny it.

I advised the lady I am prepared to go for a sobriety test now if she wants to persist or publish that allegation,” Alberts told News24.

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