Dikgale granted bail after 4 months of being in custody


A person accused of trying to homicide his spouse by choking her has been granted bail.

Tried homicide accused Matome Dikgale has been granted bail after almost 4 months of being in custody for allegedly choking his spouse and touchdown her in ICU. 

Dikgale was arrested in September after he was allegedly discovered strangling his spouse Nthabiseng after sneaking into her condominium. 

He was denied bail in October, however reapplied to be let loose in November. 

Throughout his temporary look, Justice of the Peace Jan Van der Heuvel stated he has determined to grant Dikgale bail based mostly on new info offered to the court docket by his new authorized reprenstive, advocate Pet Pristorius C. 

Dikgale gained entry to Nthabiseng’s condominium after he referred to as her quite a few occasions, requesting to see her in September 2019. The investigating officer within the matter, Sgt Molefe Phadu, beforehand advised that Dikgale was a harmful man who had six circumstances of violence, together with an tried homicide case which was withdrawn.