Justice Minister Michael Masutha has refused Janusz Walus parole for the murder of SACP leader Chris Hani.

Masutha questioned Walus’s remorse saying he “continues to justify killing a communist”.

Masutha said there are inconsistencies in Walus’ account of what happened when Hani was killed”

Masutha made the announcement on Friday.

Walus was convicted and sentenced for the 1993 murder of Hani, who was the SA Communist Party (SACP) leader at the time.