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Janusz Walus parole: MKMVA protests outside court

The association believes Hani's killing was part of a wider conspiracy & Walus does not deserve to be free.

Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association members protest at the Western Cape High Court ahead of Janusz Walus’ parole appeal on 12 April 2016. Picture: Siyabonga Sesant/EWN.

CAPE TOWN - The Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has added its voice to calls for Chris Hani's killer Janusz Walus not to be granted parole.

A group of the MKMVA's members has gathered outside the Western Cape High Court.

They will hand over a memorandum of grievances to Western Cape Judge President John Hlophe, outlining their opposition to Walus being granted parole.

The MKMVA's Fumanikile Booi says, "We are coming here to add our word to the millions of South Africans who are saying, 'No bail, let the brutal killer of Chris Hani rot in jail!'"

The association says it believes Hani's killing was part of a wider conspiracy, adding Walus does not deserve to be freed.

Walus was imprisoned after shooting the communist party leader at his home in Boksburg in 1993.

Earlier this year, Justice Minister Michael Masutha set aside a decision by the medical parole board to have Walus freed and called for further dialogue with the South African Communist Party (SACP) and Hani's family.

Last month a High Court judge handed down a ruling that Walus be released on parole within 14 days.

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