Young Woman Shot 9 Times After Attempting To Leave Abusive Relationship
In a rather tragic development, a young woman only identified as Singwa Namhla Mtwa died after she was reportedly shot 9 times.
Singwa Namhla Mtwa was gunned on a driveway of her home at Sdwadwa in Umtata South Africa.
According to Singwa Namhla’s sister, no arrest, or suspect has been arrested in connection with her brutal murder even though her boyfriend Major Mfesane Bhekezulu is the prime suspect.
Its day 19 since my sister was brutally killed by a man at the driveway of her home she was shot with 9 bullets and died on the spot,no arrest was made,no suspect,no one was brought in for questioning we last spoke with the police on friday the 22nd of April the day after the incident,” she wrote.
Singwa Namhla was reportedly trying to leave an abusive relationship when unknown men rained the bullets on her.
As a result, all fingers are pointing to her boyfriend Major Mfesane Bhekezulu as the mastermind of the attack.
Speaking more on her tragic death, Singwa Namhla’s sister revealed that her sister was in a loveless relationship where she was constantly being abused emotionally,physically and financially. The now-deceased was reportedly made to quit her job, isolated from her relatives and had to ask for permission to do anything from her boyfriend.
She was reportedly suffering from depression but couldn’t take her medication as her boyfriend prevented her from doing so.
Meanwhile, South African actress and sangoma Letoya Makhene has also decided to speak on the inhumane murder of Singwa Namhla. Taking to Instagram, Letoya called for justice to be served in the case of Singwa Namhla and also called on her to help fight for justice from the grave.
As a survivor of physical, emotional and financial abuse at the hands of a man I’m very triggered by what happened to Namhla. 17 years of HELL💔💔💔… This is ever so heart wrenching and painful. I haven’t stopped crying and been wanting to post but have been speechless. My heart is bleeding… I’m in pain. At this stage I thank Badimo and Modimo for keeping me alive. Namhla I am so sorry for everything that you went through. The pictures of the abuse you went through will haunt me for as long as I live. It’s even difficult for me to say; Your Soul Must Rest In Peace💔. All I will say is; Help us help you Fight for your JUSTICE in your grave. Phakama Dlozi… Ilwa Dlozi… Sebenza Dlozi until your disgusting, psychopath, sick Abuser and Perpetrator Mfesane Bhekezulu rots in jail. I have never wished this country had the death penalty like I do now☹️☹️☹️ #JusticeforHlehle #JusticeforNamhla,” she wrote.