05 September 2016
The four men who
stand accused of orchestrating the murder of Jayde Panayiotou in April last
year are expected to appear in the Port Elizabeth High Court for a pre-trial
Christopher Panayiotou, Sizwezakhe Vumazonke,
Sinethemba Nenembe and Zolani Sibeko are facing charges including conspiracy to
commit murder, murder and abduction.
Jayde was abducted from in front of her
Stellen Glen complex in Kabega Park where she was allegedly forced into the
boot of a hired vehicle and driven to a remote area near KwaNobuhle, where she
It is alleged that Panayiotou
approached a bouncer, Luthando Siyoni, who worked for him to hire a hitman,
believed to be Vumazonke, to murder his wife.
Siyoni has since turned state’s witness
and the charges against him have since been withdrawn.
Labels: Four co accused expected to appear for pre-trial conference