Laughter and tears flow at memorial service for Lindani Myeni

Many fond memories of the KZN rugby player who was gunned down by police in Hawaii

06 May 2021 - 15:46 By Mluleki Mdletshe

Lindani Myeni’s granny Ntombifuthi Xaki had friends and family laughing as she regaled them with tales of his strength, bravery and personality during a memorial in Empangeni on Thursday.

The 29-year-old from eSikhawini, in northern KwaZulu-Natal, died in hospital after being shot four times by members of the Honolulu police department responding to a “burglary in progress” at a home in Nuuanu, Hawaii in April. He lived in Hawaii with his wife Lindsay and two children, who arrived in SA last week...

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