Drug mule’s hell

SUNDAYINDEPENDENT /18 December 2011 at 09:02am Duped into taking a job overseas, forced to swallow over a kilogram of drugs on four different continents, not getting paid and deprived of food for not obeying orders. This is the picture painted by a South African drug mule currently in hiding with two others after escaping from…

Janice’s sisters tell of last visit

NEWS/CRIME-COURTS /13 December 2011 at 12:37pm By: Mpume Madlala “You must come and see me soon.” These were the tearful words of Janice Linden to her two sisters, Nomalizwi Mhlophe and Priscilla Mthalane, during a 45-minute visit at Guandong prison in China, the day before she was executed by lethal injection. She was not aware…

SA WOMAN EXECUTED IN CHINA

Regan Thaw | 2011/12/12 It has been confirmed by the International Relations Department that China has executed South African Janice Linden for smuggling drugs. Chinese authorities killed her by lethal injection. 35-year old Durban resident Linden was sentenced to death for smuggling 3kg of crystal meth in 2008. International Relations’ Clayson Monyela said they did…