Thozamile Taki

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
The Sugarcane Serial Kilelr13MaleBlackSouth AfricaTerritorialCriminal Enterprise1971n/a

Thozamile Taki, the so-called Sugarcane Serial Killer, murdered 13 women and dumped their bodies in sugar-cane plantations at Umzinto, KwaZulu-Natal, and tea plantations at Port St Johns in the Eastern Cape of South Africa.

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Thozamile Taki Sentenced

on January 19th, 2011 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

Today in South Africa, the Durban High Court sentenced Thozamile Taki to 13 life sentences plus 208 years. The life sentences are for the 13 women he killed. He received an additional 16 years per person for armed robbery. Said Judge King Ndlovu: If the accused was not apprehended in…

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Thozamile Taki to be Sentenced January 19

on December 29th, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

Thozamile Taki, the so called “Sugarcane Serial Killer”, will be sentenced on January 19. Taki was found guilty last week of murdering 13 women. Today, both sides were in court to give arguments about the sentencing. Thulani Shange, Taki’s attorney, attempted to use Taki’s lack of education as a mitigating…

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Thozamile Taki Convicted of 13 Murders

on December 24th, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

Thozamile Taki has been convicted of the robbery and murder of 13 women in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa. Hlengiwe Nene, Taki’s ex-girlfriend and accused co-conspirator, was found not guilty. She was accused of having taken the clothes and possessions of the victims. The cause of death of the…

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