Convict: ‘I’ve done time for killing 3 women, now please hire me’

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Convict: ‘I’ve done time for killing 3 women, now please hire me’

Convicted murderer says although prisons provide education, that doesn’t guarantee a job upon release

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Nkosinathi Gumede’s mannerisms, articulate account of events and numerous qualifications should have seen him land a high-paying job.

Instead, for the past 15 years, Gumede has worn an orange jumpsuit synonymous with SA’s hardened inmates.

The triple-murder convict spoke to Times Select inside Durban’s Westville prison during an oversight visit by the department of education on Tuesday...

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