Four murder accused sentenced to life in prison


Four suspects have been sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of a 29-year-old man in Kwambonambi, KwaZulu-Natal. 

Fanele Makhaya (27), Vincent Mngomezulu (25), Bhekani Cebo Mngomezulu (33) and Nhlakanipho Bongani Nyawo (22) were sentenced in the Empangeni Regional Court. 

According to reports, Mzamo Prince Mbuyazi was out drinking with the accused when an argument broke out. 

"The accused fatally stabbed Mbuyazi and he sustained multiple stab wounds all over the body."

The accused were arrested following an intensive investigation. 

"Our members will always work hard in tracing those who terrorise our community in the province. I strongly condemned such barbaric attack directed to the victim," KwaZulu-Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa said.