Durban - The Pam Golding intern estate agent found guilty of masterminding the murder of retired principal Gona Pillay has maintained his innocence.
Lungani Basil Underhill has been granted leave to appeal his life sentence which was handed down in the Durban High Court earlier today.
His co-accused Fredboy Msomi also plans to appeal. Msomi was convicted of a further charge of theft and received an additional five years in jail.
Sibonelo Braveman Underhill did not appeal his sentence. All three men have reported to Westville Prison.
A date for the appeal has not been finalised.