Stellenbosch, South Africa Newswire

Stellenbosch, South Africa Newswire

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  1. Chilling details of Rohde murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Shocking details about the suspected murder of real estate mogul Jason Rohde's wife have emerged, with a post-mortem suggesting she was strangled and smothered, before injuries were inflicted on her neck post-death. A pathologist also believes Susan Rohde, 47, died around 5.40am on July 24, it was heard in the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Friday.

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  2. Now anyone can dive for diamondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Iol.co.za

    Wynand Hendrikse is a diamond diver. For 20 years, he's spent his days sailing off the western coast of South Africa, exploring a private offshore concession an hour south of the Namibia border.

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  3. 'My issue is that cricket is inherently not a black man's game in South Africa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Cricketer International

    Daryll Cullinan talks about the influence of football in the country, the complexities of transformation, and his feelings about Hansie Cronje In 1991, South Africa is reintroduced into international cricket. The team flies to India, plays three one-day internationals, goes to a World Cup.

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  4. 'Quack squad' hunts S African vine pestsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Reuters

    A vineyard in Stellenbosch, South Africa is using an army of ducks to help control snails and pests attacking grapes. David Pollard reports.

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  5. Investigating officer explains why he arrested RohdeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Iol.co.za

    A routine application to remand Sotheby's International Realty South African boss, Jason Rohde, which was vigorously opposed by a six-man high-powered legal team, was granted in the Stellenbosch District Court on Friday. The 47-year-old father of three was arrested at his Bryanston home in Johannesburg early on Tuesday on a charge of murdering his wife Susan, 45, in their hotel room at the Spier Estate near Stellenbosch.

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  6. .com | Susan Rohde appears to have been strangled, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News24

    Susan Rohde, the wife of businessman Jason Rohde, appears to have been strangled, with signs of smothering and asphyxia, the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court heard on Friday. Prosecutor Carine Teunissen said according to two State pathologists, it appeared the cord found around her neck was applied after her death.

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  7. Rohde questions police inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    Spier murder accused Jason Thomas Rohde brought his A game to the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Thursday, denying he played any role in the death of his wife, Susan. In an unusual move, the Chief Executive Officer of Sotheby's International Reality, South Africa, laid bare his defence to the court.

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  8. Susan Rohde needed counselling, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    In an unusual move, the Sotheby's International Realty chief executive laid bare his defence to the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Thursday. Rohde has known for the last month he was a suspect in Susan's murder and hired an investigation team, including two private investigators, a digital investigator and an independent pathologist, and a team of five lawyers to help him prove that did not kill her.

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  9. .com | Spier murder accused's bail application continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News24

    The investigator looking into Susan Rohde's death at the Spier Wine Estate is expected to testify at the continuation of her husband Jason's bail application in the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Friday. Jason Rohde made his first appearance in court on Thursday.

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  10. .com | State has not proved premeditation, says Rohde's lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | News24

    Cape Town The alleged murder of real estate executive Jason Rohde's wife at an upmarket hotel is clearly a Schedule 5 offence, his lawyer told the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Thursday. In preparation for his client's bail application, lawyer Pete Mihalik said the offence was one that did not require them to prove exceptional circumstances existed to justify his release.

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  11. .com | They've destroyed him and his childrens' lives - Rohde's lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | News24

    Cape Town The State illegally arrested murder-accused real estate executive Jason Rohde, has acted in bad faith, and has destroyed him and his childrens' lives, his lawyer said on Thursday. Addressing the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court, Pete Mihalik read out his client's affidavit to explain how he had been treated.

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  12. Sotheby boss's wife's death a suicide - pathologistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Iol.co.za

    This emerged in the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Thursday when he made his first appearance in connection with her murder. The CEO of Sotheby's International Realty South Africa has been charged with the murder of his wife, Susan Rohde, after she was found dead at Spier Wine Estate last month.

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  13. Wine tourism investment untapped in StellenboschRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The Drinks Business

    Stellenbosch needs to invest more tourism in order to realize its potential as a leading wine destination, an expert of American wine tourism has claimed. The wine producing region has the potential to become as "significant as the Napa Valley," according to President and CEO of Visit Napa Valley Clay Gregory, but is being held back by lack of investment in marketing, which means the message is not getting through to travellers.

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  14. Sotheby's boss in court for wife's death - VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Iol.co.za

    The CEO of Sotheby's International Realty South Africa, Jason Rohde has arrived for his first court appearance in the Stellenbosch Magistrate's Court on Thursday. The real estate executive was being kept at holding cells at the Stellenbosch police station after he was arrested at his Bryanston home in Johannesburg early on Tuesday morning in connection with the death of his 47-year-old wife Susan Rohde.

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  15. .com | Tiny Stellenbosch satellite ready for launch from ISSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2013 | News24

    With South Africa set to launch its first Cube Satellite into space, find out what the future plans for the CubeSat are. WATCH Cape Town - It is ready, set, go for a nanosatellite developed in Stellenbosch that will be launched along with 49 others from the International Space Station early in 2017.

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  16. .com | 'It's awesome' - children try out Cape Town playground for the blindRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | News24

    The arrest of Jason Rohde for the murder of his wife on the Stellenbosch wine estate made me think of bathroom doors, says Howard Feldman . Athlone School for the Blind principal Fletcher Fisher with the pupils as they test a public park in Bellville that also caters to the blind Cape Town - A group of Bellville primary school children had the honour of being the first to enjoy one of Cape Town's first playgrounds for the blind on Tuesday.

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  17. .com | 'I always wanted to be the best' - Paralympian Samkelo RadebeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | News24

    The arrest of Jason Rohde for the murder of his wife on the Stellenbosch wine estate made me think of bathroom doors, says Howard Feldman . "I always had a passion to excel.

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  18. .com | Cyril 'swaps Happy Meal for humble pie' - DARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | News24

    The arrest of Jason Rohde for the murder of his wife on the Stellenbosch wine estate made me think of bathroom doors, says Howard Feldman . Cape Town Members of Parliament gloated about their respective election victories during the first post-election sitting of the National Assembly on Tuesday.

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  19. Property mogul hires top team to fight murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Iol.co.za

    Property mogul Jason Thomas Rohde has armed himself with a top-class pathology expert and an entire team of lawyers as he prepares to defend himself against allegations that he killed his wife Susan at Spier Wine Estate last month. The pathologist conducted an independent investigation and concluded Rohde's wife had committed suicide at Spier and she was not murdered, Rohde's attorney, Tony Mostert told the Cape Argus on Tuesday.

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  20. Bok coach: Pack must give Elton the timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Iol.co.za

    He's a superstar for the Lions, so why can't Elton Jantjies quite transfer that irresistible form to the Springboks at Test level? Well, Bok coach Allister Coetzee has the answer - and he believes it has all to do with the platform provided by the forwards. Jantjies was undoubtedly one of the chief playmakers during Super Rugby, and was arguably second only to Hurricanes conductor Beauden Barrett as the most influential flyhalf in the competition.

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