Murdered Stefan Smit Had No Faith In Police, Says Ex-cop Accused Of Farmer’s Killing

Stefan Smit had laid umpteen charges with the police following attacks and robberies on his two Stellenbosch since the 1980s, and had turned to private security as he had lost faith in the authorities


Wife Of Stellenbosch Winemaker Charged With Murder

Zurenah Smit, the wife of murdered Stellenbosch wine farm owner Stefan Smit, has been charged with murder, robbery and assault, according to News24.


Third Suspect Involved In Murder Of Louiesenhof Wine Farmer Arrested

Police have confirmed that the third suspect wanted in connection with the murder of a Stellenbosch wine farmer was arrested on Monday morning.


Two Arrested For Stellenbosch Wine Farmer’s Murder, Cops Still Search For One Suspect

Police have arrested two men in connection with the murder of a Stellenbosch wine farmer. A third suspect, a woman, has managed to evade arrest.


Widow Of A Murdered South African Farmer Is Accused Of Forging Will

Stefan Smit (pictured), 62, was shot dead by masked gunmen at his home in Stellenbosch in the heart of South Africa's wine country last June.


Family Feud Over Stellenbosch Wine Estate Turns Ugly After Murder

Police may regard the grieving widow of murdered Stellenbosch farmer Stephan Smit as a person of interest in their investigation.


I’m Next, Says Friend Of Slain Land-grab Leader

Midas Wanana, Stefan Smit and Zola Ndlasi became the global faces of SA?s battle for land.


Land Grab Leader Gunned Down Two Months After Murder Of Stellenbosch Farmer

One of the leaders of a land grab in Stellenbosch which made global headlines was killed on Thursday.


Cape Wine Farmer’s Widow ‘to Get R3.5m’

The widow of wine farmer Stefan Smit, who was shot execution-style while having supper, stands to receive around R3.5 million.


Mystery Shrouds Stellenbosch Farm Attack

The fatal shooting of wine farmer Stefan Smit is no longer being regarded by police as a farm murder and investigations are now focused on suspects.