Posts tagged: Dewani Murder

Justice Denied

The Dewanis

The murder of Anni Dewani came up in conversation a few times when we were in Cape Town in February as it was about the time that the South African authorities were trying to bring her husband back to the country to face charges.

The people we spoke to were unhappy with the suggestions that he wouldn’t get a fair trial as if SA were like certain other African countries you might think of, but mostly there was incredulity our legal system appears to be geared to protecting the suspect, rather than to see justice takes its course. Read more ›››