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Seven-year-old child shot dead in Soweto


A child has been killed and three people have been rushed to the hospital, after a shooting in Phiri extension, Soweto. The gunmen arrived in a white Honda.

At approximately 2 am on Saturday morning a group of four men reportedly fired on residents in the area.

One woman said she was struck with a gun and was only spared further injury by her son defending her.

In other news – Lockdown actress Lindiwe Ndlovu laid to rest

SAFTA award-winning actress Lindiwe Ndlovu was laid to rest at Mophela Cemetery in Hammarsdale, west of Durban, on Saturday (16 January).

Lindiwe Ndlovu

The 44-year-old actress, who’s best known for playing Patjutju on Uzalo and Sponono on Zabalaza, died on Monday after a short illness. Learn more

Source: eNCA