Zahara’s brother shot dead

“I watched Zahara perform on many occasions and she has always been impressive. She is one hell of a talent and UK people won’t be disappointed.”

JOHANNESBURG – Award-winning singer Zahara’s brother Mbuyiseli Mkutukana has been murdered, Eastern Cape police said today.

“The brother and a man he was with were found dead with multiple gunshot wounds on the banks of a river in Next Camp, outside of East London, on Sunday,” said spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Mtati Tana.

Mkutukana was 25 and his friend, Thanduxolo Zumani, was 35.

Tana said only their cellphones were missing.

“The motive for the killings has not been established yet. We are still investigating,” he said.

No arrests have been made.

– Sapa