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Patriotic Alliance mayoral candidate charged with terrorism and inciting violence

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Patriotic Alliance mayoral candidate charged with terrorism and inciting violence

The say has added a price of terrorism to the case of incitement to commit public violence opened against Patriotic Alliance leader mayoral candidate Bruce Nimmerhoudt for his alleged role in the sizzling unrest.

Nimmerhoudt, 45, become once arrested two weeks ago in Witpoortjie in the west rand after a dispute prove become once circulated on social media platforms in which a person will be heard inciting contributors of society in and spherical Krugersdorp, Randfontein and Roodepoort to commit public violence.

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The case become once postponed to Monday after a count on from the say to be given a chance to originate investigations in preparation for the bail hearing.

At some level of the bail hearing, the say added one other price under the Terrorism and Connected Activities Act. Nimmerhoudt now faces a agenda 5 offence, that method the onus is on him to prove that it’s some distance in the pastime of justice for him to be launched on bail.

“Nimmerhoudt positioned his proof in enhance of his software to be launched on bail and is now under contaminated examination,” the Nationwide Prosecuting Authority (NPA) mentioned.

In line with the prosecuting authority, Nimmerhoudt told the court that he become once being falsely implicated and his arrest become once political sabotage as he become once a mayoral candidate for his political social gathering in the upcoming local govt elections.

“He agree[d] with the say that what’s alleged on the dispute prove is tantamount to incitement to commit public violence, however insists that he’s no longer the one talking on the dispute prove that become once circulated,” mentioned the NPA.

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Patriotic Alliance mayoral candidate charged with terrorism and inciting violence