Beheading accused wants own lawyer
Olwethu Mbalwa, 31, of KwaNikhwe near Mbizana, who faces charges of murder and mutilation, urged magistrate Nombuso Nqwenani to release him on bail so that he could find a private attorney to represent him in his trial.
“I do not trust lawyers from Legal Aid. I want to be represented by a self-chosen attorney. That is one of the reasons that I want to be granted bail,” said Mbalwa.
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