South Africa’s Bafana Bafana Goalkeeper Shot Dead

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Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates number one goalkeeper and team captain, Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead on October 26th at his girlfriend’s house. According to reports, Meyiwa, 27, who played a match for Orlando Pirates on Saturday night, was at his girlfriend’s house, SA pop star Kelly Khumalo, when three men entered the home in Vosloorus, Johannesburg to rob them. Meyiwa ended up getting shot in the chest. He was rushed to the hospital where he was declared dead. No one else in the house was hurt.

Senzo Meyiwa and his girlfriend took this picture some hours before he was shot
Senzo Meyiwa and his girlfriend took this picture some hours before he was shot

Even though he was dating Kelly openly, Meyiwa was married. Until his death he was married to a lady named Mandisa Mkhize and they had two children. He also had a child with Kelly, a baby girl named Aphelele who was born this year. The South African Police twitter account his death and kept users up with updates with the hashtag #SenzoMeyiwa


May his soul rest in peace

King

King

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