Zandile Christmas Mafe, a suspect linked to the first at South Africa’s Parliament. Photo: AFP
Zandile Christmas Mafe, a suspect linked to the first at South Africa’s Parliament. Photo: AFP

South African suspect linked to parliament fire charged with terrorism

  • Zandile Mafe was already charged with housebreaking with intent to steal, theft, two counts of arson and possession of an explosive device
  • Mafe has denied the charges against him and his defence lawyer claimed he is being used as a scapegoat to cover up failings in Parliament security

Topic |   South Africa
Zandile Christmas Mafe, a suspect linked to the first at South Africa’s Parliament. Photo: AFP
Zandile Christmas Mafe, a suspect linked to the first at South Africa’s Parliament. Photo: AFP
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