Monday, December 2, 2019

South Africa’s most dangerous gangster Mninawe Manqola ‘Ninja’ shot dead

There was a brief celebration around the body of Mninawe Manqola. The 29-year-old died in a hail of bullets at a park gate on November 22. “Ninja” had been wanted for two murders. He was facing charges of robbery, assault and rape. The community called him “the John Wick of Gugulethu.”

The growth of Somali-owned shops had contributed to rivalries between gangs offering “protection”.