LIVESTREAM: Zandile Mafe's psychiatric order challenge

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CAPE TOWN - Lawyers acting for Zandile Mafe, who is accused of setting Parliament alight, are challenging a magistrate’s order committing him to Valkenberg Psychiatric Hospital for observation.

This after state prosecutors produced a document from a district surgeon which stated that he was suffering from paranoid schizophrenia.

Mafe’s lawyers argue his committal to Valkenberg was unlawful and unconstitutional.

They want him out of there, immediately.

Source
eNCA

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