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State's second witness claims to also have been assaulted by coffin duo - News24

Middelburg - A man who claims to have also been assaulted by the two men who forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin told the High Court sitting in the Middelburg Magistrate's Court on Tuesday that they kicked him and called him a k****r. Delton Sithole ...and more »

White farmers who put black man in coffin said they just wanted to 'scare' him - Metro

Two white farmers who forced a black man into a coffin and threatened to pour in petrol and burn him alive have told a court they were just trying to 'scare' him. William Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson, both 29, claimed trespasser Victor Mlotshwa had been ...and more »

South Africa farmers on trial for shoving black man into coffin - Channel NewsAsia

JOHANNESBURG: Two white South African farmers on Monday (Jul 31) pleaded not guilty to all charges after an online video allegedly showed them pushing a black man into a coffin and threatening to burn him alive. Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Jackson, ...and more »

Coffin assault accused was told to keep the coffin after incident‚ court hears - Times LIVE

A former employer of one of the men accused of assaulting a Middelburg farm worker and placing him in a coffin testified in court on Monday that he had told the accused to keep the coffin after the incident. Johannes De Beer‚ the co-owner of the farm ...and more »

South African farmers in 'coffin case' plead not guilty - BBC News

Two white farmers accused of forcing a black South African into a coffin and threatening to pour petrol over him and burn him alive have pleaded not guilty. Willem Oosthuizen and Theo Martins Jackson were arrested last year after a video of Victor ...and more »

Coffin case needs a bigger courtroom, says SACP - Independent Online

Mpumalanga - The South African Communist Party (SACP) in Mpumalanga on Monday, called on the judicial authorities to move the trial of the two men accused of assaulting a farmworker and shoving him into a coffin to the stadium or a bigger courtroom so ...and more »

First State witness takes the stand in 'coffin duo' trial - News24

Delmas - Farm owner Johannes Mattheus de Beer who employed Theo Jackson, an accused in the coffin case, testified that the coffin in which Victor Mlotshwa was forced into was purchased by his father to be used by employees to bury their family members.and more »

Coffin accused claim they were threatened by victim - Times LIVE

Theo Jackson and Willem Oosthuizen during their appearance at the Middelburg Magistrate's Court for charges of assault and attempted murder of Victor Mlotshwa on June 26, 2017. Image: Gallo Images / Beeld / Deaan Vivier. Two men accused of assaulting ...and more »

Court shocked by coffin accused's k-word abuse - Daily dispatch

Delton Sithole told the High Court sitting at the Middelburg Magistrate's Court that he had been assaulted by Theo Jackson and Willem Oosthuizen. The men are also accused of assaulting farm worker Victor Mlotshwa and placing him in a coffin on the same ...and more »

Coffin assault trial to get underway - eNCA

DELMAS - The trial of the two men who allegedly forced Victor Mlotshwa into a coffin and threatened to set him alight started in the Delmas High Court in Mpumalanga on Monday. Judge Sheila Mphahlele's placed restrictions on media covering the coffin ...and more »