Man arrested over his mother’s murder

2014-12-23 08:35

A man was arrested near Butterworth in the Eastern Cape for allegedly murdering his mother.

The man (22) was arrested by Kei Bridge police, Captain Jackson Manatha said yesterday.

He was allegedly arguing with his niece in Dyosini Village yesterday when his mother, Nofenitshala Banguse (67), intervened.

He allegedly accosted her with a bush knife, and she died on the scene.

The police arrested him soon after the attack.

He is due to appear before the Butterworth Magistrates’ Court tomorrow on a charge of murder.

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