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Senzo Meyiwa’s murder case takes an interesting twist


Senzo Meyiwa’s murder case takes an interesting twist. The 26th of October marked the seventh anniversary of Senziwa Meyiwa’s death and another year of his gruesome murder going unsolved. Recently, on October 26th.

As the years go buy the case gets colder and colder and this is a strain to Meywa’s family as they cannot get closure and be able to move on.

It has been revealed that the murder of Senzo was not a robbery gone bad but an assassination, this according to the investigating officer leading the case, Colonel Bongani Gininda, who swore on an affidavit that indicates that the murder was not, as earlier assumed.

Apparently the hitman Fisokuhle Ntuli, the hitman implicated in Senzo’s murder, along with the four others he was accused with, were hired to kill him.

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“Investigations, which resulted in evidence under oath, indicated that the victim was assassinated as a contractual assassination or hit rather than a robbery or robbery gone bad,” the affidavit reads.

However the person who issued the kill order or hired the hit man has not been revealed, however the Colonel did note that the main suspect had confessed to the murder. He confessed twice to killing Senzo and both times he was not under duress as he had his lawyers present.

“On the 19th of June 2020, this suspect confessed to a commissioned officer, and on the 24th of June 2020, he confessed to a magistrate at the Boksburg Magistrate’s Court in the presence of his counsel.”

Witnesses have also implicated Ntanzi who has also been accused of the murder, testimonies placing him where the crime happened have been brought forward and to prove that the outfits these eyewitness describe are the same as those he was wearing wearing in pictures found on his phone from that day.

Police are confident that they have caught the right culprits and that their case is airtight and a slam dunk and that they can finally close the case and Senzo can rest easy and his family and friends can find closure.