[north-west] - Marikana murders: Trial dates set for former NW top cop, co-accused

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Former North West deputy provincial commissioner Major General William Mpembe and other policemen appeared in court in connection with Marikana 2012 shooting incidents. Photo: ANA

MOGWASE - The North West High Court has set trial dates for former North West provincial deputy commissioner Major General William Mpembe and eight other policemen facing charges for a shooting in Marikana shortly before the massacre of striking miners in the town on August 16, 2012.

The trial dates were set during their brief apppearance at the high court sitting in Mogwase on Friday.

The former policeman who is now head of security at a mining house in Marikana, stands accused of the murder of Semi Jokanisi, Tembelakhe Mati, Warrant Officer Hendrik Tsietsi Monene, and Warrant Officer Sello Ronnie Lepaauku....

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