Lucas, 37, was indicted for homicide and theft in February after the court acknowledged the proof of three observers that he was the one who had cut Khwinana outside the cinema complex that evening and denied him of his cellphone.
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He was additionally condemned to 15 years for theft with irritating conditions and eight years for repudiating the Immigration Act, after it was observed that he was in South Africa unlawfully.
In April, minutes prior to condemning procedures were because of start, Lucas terminated his attorney, saying he was not content with his administration.
Lucas, who was finally informed that this could postpone the finish of his preliminary by a year, was resolute as he needed to "fulfill his heart." He said he was wrongly indicted as he isn't the executioner.
Enemy of 'Matwetwe' entertainer Sibusiso Khwinana fires attorney minutes prior to condemning
Enemy of Sibusiso Khwinana who featured in privately made film 'Matwetwe' to be condemned
Conviction of Tanzanian Julius Lucas for homicide of "Matwetwe" entertainer Sibusiso Khwinana invited
In any case, his postpone strategies neglected to work after Judge Portia Phahlane made sense of for him that as he can't pay for his own attorney, he was not in that frame of mind to single out who he needed to address him and was given until May 3 to carefully record the exact thing his issue is with the state delegated legal advisor.
At the point when the day came, Lucas adjusted his perspective and continued with a similar lawyer.
During condemning, Phahlane said Lucas denied South Africa of a genuine ability when he killed Khwinana over a cellphone.
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