Prosecuting National Assembly Speaker for animal cruelty is a frivolous political stunt – Mpofu | News24
Speaker of Parliament Thandi Modise in the dock of the Potchefstroom Regional Court facing animal cruelty charges.
- National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise is currently on trial for animal cruelty relating to dead and emaciated animals found on her farm in the North West.
- Her legal representative, advocate Dali Mpofu SC, told the court the private prosecution is a frivolous political stunt.
- AfriForum has denied this, saying there is evidence.
The animal cruelty trial of National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise has gained its first insight into her possible defence, with claims the case is a frivolous political stunt by AfriForum.
Modise appeared in the…