Eight men accused of killing two farm dwellers denied bail

Brothers Mgcini and Zenzele Coko were part of a group of farm dwellers who had gone to ask for seasonal work at a farm in Mkhondo when they were shot dead.

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JOHANNESBURG - The eight men accused of killing two farm dwellers in Mpumalanga have been denied bail and will remain behind bars.

Brothers Mgcini and Zenzele Coka were part of a group of farm dwellers who had gone to ask for seasonal work at a farm in Mkhondo when they were shot dead.

The suspects were charged with kidnapping, murder and attempted murder and appeared in the Piet Retief Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

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