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Booys denied bail

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 14 APR (NAMPA) – Former Okahandja regional councillor Steve Biko Booys, who stands accused of rape, was denied bail when he appeared in the Okahandja Magistrate’s Court on Tuesday.
Booys stands accused of raping a 20-year-old woman in January this year and has been in custody since February.
During the formal bail application, Public Prosecutor Veruka Njembo argued that he would abscond if granted bail and said the investigation was still in the early stages as the court is still waiti ...