04 November 2016
Jayde Panayiotou’s father,
Derrick Inggs has told the Port Elizabeth High Court he considered Christopher
Panayiotou a son and a friend.
Christopher Panayiotou is
accused of hiring men to kill his wife in April last year.
On day 17 of the trial against the PE
businessman and two others, an emotional Inggs also told the court how he and
his wife helped the couple to buy a new home.
He testified how he and his
wife also assisted his daughter and her husband pay off her car.
Inggs explained how he and Christopher
Panayiotou searched for his daughter following her disappearance.
The Eastern Cape National
Prosecuting Authority’s Tshepo Ndwalaza says the State is satisfied with how
court proceedings are developing.
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