By: Blessing Mabunda
GIYANI- The Former Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was killed along with his two bodyguards when Amukelani Rikhotso made an illegal U-turn on the N1 between Polokwane and Mokopane three years ago, 15 March 2015.
Rikhotso was sentenced to six years in prison after he pleaded guilty to charges of culpable homicide, driving under the influence, and failure to obey road traffic signs.
His driver’s license was suspended for six months and he was declared unfit to possess a firearm.
The National Prosecuting Authority has welcomed the sentence.