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Two Egyptian nationals charged with murder of three priests

# Two Egyptian nationals, Monk Saeed Basonda and Priest Samuel Avamarkos appeared in the Cullinan Magistrate’s Court today facing three counts of murder. National Prosecuting Authority Gauteng spokesperson, Lumka Mahanjana, says the duo allegedly stabbed and killed three Priests at the Coptic Orthodox Church premises. The bodies were discovered by a church worker. The case has been postponed to 28 March for bail details.