Jub Jub, Tshabalala to be sentenced

30 November 2012 - 10:01 By Sapa
Molemo 'Jub Jub' Maarohanye listens as magistrate Brian Nemavhidi reads out his judgment in the Protea Magistrate's Court, Soweto. The hip-hop artist was found guilty and sentenced to 24 years in prision for killing four children during a drag race.
Molemo 'Jub Jub' Maarohanye listens as magistrate Brian Nemavhidi reads out his judgment in the Protea Magistrate's Court, Soweto. The hip-hop artist was found guilty and sentenced to 24 years in prision for killing four children during a drag race.
Image: LAUREN MULLIGAN

The sentencing of convicted murderers Molemo "Jub Jub" Maarohanye and Themba Tshabalala is expected to be handed down in the Protea Magistrate's Court on Friday.

Maarohanye and Tshabalala were found guilty on October 16 of four counts of murder, two of attempted murder, using drugs, racing on a public road, and driving under the influence of drugs.

They were racing their cars in Protea North on March 8, 2010 when they crashed into a group of school boys.

Prince Mohube, Mlungisi Cwayi, Andile Mthombeni, and Phomello Masemola were killed. Frank Mlambo and Fumani Mushwana were left permanently brain damaged.

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