Singer Brickz to fire rape case lawyer

Singer Brickz to fire rape case lawyer
Published: 2014 January 19 08:31:46 (12431 Views)
Kwaito star Brickz aka Sipho Ndlovu, is reportedly planning to fire Isaac Mokgobi, the lawyer who represented him from the onset of his rape case.

Sunday Sun claims that he is about conclude a deal with a top-notch law firm to represent him during his rape trial.



But for the deal to be finalised his team has to pay an upfront legal fee of R25 000 followed by another R25 000 to be paid after the court appearance.
 
Sources close to the musician told Sunday Sun that Brickz believes Mokgobi won't be able to deliver the desirable outcome because he's incompetent and has a history of not winning rape cases.
 
"He doesn't consult them or engage on the strategy to be used to win a case. He doesn't listen to them. They're in the dark and he seems not to care about the case and our boy. They wanted to have the girl to be counselled by an independent clinic because they believe the report might be subjective towards the victim as it is funded by the state – but Mokgobi is not acting or arranging for that to happen," said a friend.
 
Sunday Sun has also learnt that Mokgobi has been representing Brickz voluntarily, hoping to cash in on the legal suit that was to follow after Brickz wins the case.
 
A source close to the case told the paper that Mokgobi was only acting under the instructions of Kalawa Jazmee, the record label that Brickz is signed under and everything was agreed with them on how Mokgobi's legal fees would be paid.
 
"Now it's just a matter of money clearing and they are getting rid of him. It's high time they do so," added another concerned friend.
 
Sunday Sun also claims that Brickz was talked into this matter by another man who was once represented by Mokgobi but was found guilty of rape and sent to prison.
 
"The guy came out recently and was shocked to hear that his failed lawyer was now representing Brickz. He went straight to him to suggest that if Brickz wants to win the case, he should drop Mokgobi, said the source.
 
When contacted for comment, Mokgobi said: "I have no idea about that but if that's the case then, I don't know what they want because I've done the best I could on the case. Unless if they expected miracles.
 
"If they're not satisfied with my services, they can always find another attorney to represent them and I will focus on other cases that I'm currently busy with," he said.

"But he'd have to pay me my legal fees for the bail and trial."
 
Brickz refused to say anything about the matter. Instead he asked: "Who told you about that? I'd rather not comment on that."




Source - Dailysun

 0

You May Like These Videos

Comments

| Comment With Facebook Submit

There are no comments.

Gossip Big Reads

Bird Box finally unveils unknown monsters

by Metro | 2019 January 06 00:20:32 | 6616 Views

Man in critical condition after 'blowing himself up while trying to raid ATM'

by June Mpofu | 2018 December 11 19:39:39 | 16351 Views

Murder suspect pretending to be mute loses voice from underuse

by June Mpofu | 2018 December 11 19:39:46 | 12530 Views

Harrods accidentally sold £1,000 bags for less than £10

by June Mpofu | 2017 December 16 15:42:54 | 12339 Views

Rapper 'whips out' manhood on Instagram

by June Mpofu | 2017 October 31 08:36:03 | 13997 Views

Woman raped in the street as people walk past

by June Mpofu | 2017 October 27 22:04:42 | 14574 Views

Student who inhaled 360 laughing gas canisters in a week may never walk again

by June Mpofu | 2017 October 20 08:05:52 | 14330 Views

Poet tweets that she was raped by SA musician

by Hope Freedom | 2017 October 07 23:02:51 | 14882 Views

Dog bites off chunk of woman's face

by June Mpofu | 2017 September 23 09:04:56 | 13797 Views

Man jailed after tricking children into abusing young relatives

by Prince Cox | 2017 September 06 08:00:14 | 15152 Views

'I gave lift to a ghost' says taxi driver

by June Mpofu | 2017 September 04 18:39:39 | 30535 Views

Son 'stabbed mum to death and ate her heart with a side of chutney'

by June Mpofu | 2017 September 01 20:10:25 | 15775 Views

'Cannibal tired of eating human flesh' hands himself in

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 24 07:59:37 | 14178 Views

Man cut off pregnant girlfriend's nipples with a pair of scissors

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 20 10:24:38 | 15427 Views

Pregnant woman murdered in 'satanic ritual'

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 20 01:27:16 | 16343 Views

No diplomatic immunity for Grace Mugabe after 'splitting open model's head'

by Hope Freedom | 2017 August 15 08:30:38 | 19287 Views

8-year-old dies after cousin dares her to drink boiling water through straw

by June Mpofu | 2017 August 05 10:10:31 | 16149 Views

Girl, 14, was raped twice in one night by different men

by June Mpofu | 2017 July 29 17:06:36 | 15633 Views

Girl, 10, told she can't have abortion after being raped by uncle

by Hope Freedom | 2017 July 22 16:54:59 | 16210 Views

Obsessive woman chases police car helping boyfriend escape her

by June Mpofu | 2017 July 15 21:27:10 | 13100 Views

Man hijacked while peeing

by June Mpofu | 2017 July 08 10:46:55 | 19475 Views

Disabled woman tied to tractor and beaten to death by mob

by Hope Freedom | 2017 July 03 23:10:47 | 20320 Views

Man spends 5 years renovating boat, it sinks as soon as it goes on water

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 30 22:42:43 | 13064 Views

Woman paralysed after having sex

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 26 21:03:25 | 15605 Views

Woman cuts off boyfriend's privates 'after he refused to marry her'

by Prince Cox | 2017 June 24 20:36:31 | 20356 Views

Cancer patient charged with plotting to kill doctors

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 08 09:57:59 | 13984 Views

Former Premier League star dies after collapsing in training

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 05 18:08:44 | 20489 Views

Mugabe 'will decide who goes to heaven' says Zanu-PF youth leader

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 03 09:04:32 | 14218 Views

Daughter had sex with father to stop him from marrying fiancee

by June Mpofu | 2017 June 01 17:52:29 | 15391 Views

Man splits from wife who raped him as boy

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 31 11:53:24 | 17603 Views

Human head trial set to go ahead after delay

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 30 21:23:34 | 14049 Views

American girl, 11, forced to marry rapist

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 29 14:28:03 | 16117 Views

Fed up residents hold Mayor hostage

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 25 08:51:43 | 14841 Views

Homeless hero who pulled nails out of children's faces is given a home

by Prince Cox | 2017 May 24 20:11:55 | 15391 Views

Heartbroken wife dies after husband's mistress sent her indecent pictures

by Prince Cox | 2017 May 22 08:35:57 | 36128 Views

Father jailed after raping daughter for 20 years

by Hope Freedom | 2017 May 20 09:51:11 | 17555 Views

Driver miraculously unharmed after lorry completely crushes his BMW

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 20 09:59:37 | 13883 Views

Saddam Hussain arrested for pretending to be Osama Bin Laden

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 16 23:42:36 | 13407 Views

Student left with painful scars after tattoo removal goes wrong

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 15 20:45:37 | 17054 Views

Three people die of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 12 15:31:35 | 14235 Views

'Shoplifter' bleeds to death after falling on 'stolen' bottles

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 09 21:49:08 | 17278 Views

82 Chibok schoolgirls freed by Boko Haram

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 07 09:19:48 | 34808 Views

Woman arrested after biting love rival's privates

by June Mpofu | 2017 May 06 19:03:59 | 13600 Views