Locals tormented, cops stumped by ‘execution’ of 5 in KZN

The cold, clinical murders – and similar slaying of four other people the same day – have left locals terrified

28 September 2020 - 19:43

Splatters of blood stain blades of grass, turning barren patches of a pavement deep red – a stark reminder of a multiple execution on an unnamed road in KwaNdengezi, west of Durban.  

This is where Wanda Ncgobo, 32, Nkhanyiso Mthembu, 39, Xolisi Phungula, 22, Nomfundo Mkhonza, 34, Lwa Zamisa, 32, and Jabulisile Shabalala, 39, were ordered to lay down, their faces in the dirt, before three gunmen proceeded to shoot them in the head on Saturday evening.  ..

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Registered on the BusinessLIVE, Business Day or Financial Mail websites? Sign in with the same details.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.