Judge Gayaat Salie-Hlophe refused to set Jason Rohde free pending the outcome of his appeal against his sentence in the Supreme Court of Appeal.
Police are searching for the killers of a Stellenbosch wine farmer who was gunned down on his farm Louisenhof on Sunday night.
The Stellenbosch Mediclinic is in the process of relocating to a new venue in the area.
A newly modernised Home Affairs office has officially been opened in Stellenbosch in the Western Cape which aims to improve services.
ANC Deputy Secretary General Jessie Duarte says more than 260 DA members crossed over to the ANC in Stellenbosch on Saturday.