KILLED for R100 DEBT

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Bernard Mpofu died from his injuries after he was allegedly assaulted over a R100-debt.PhotoSuppliedPHOTO:
Bernard Mpofu died from his injuries after he was allegedly assaulted over a R100-debt.PhotoSuppliedPHOTO:

AN SACP leader in Copesville has been charged with the murder of Bernard Mpofu (47, pictured), who died after being allegedly being beaten over a R100 alcohol debt.

The politician, who was arrested on Monday, apparently went to find Mpofu at a local tavern on Sunday and demanded money.

Mpofu’s landlady, Thokozile Dlomo, told The Witness that the SACP leader was said to have beaten him several times when the pair had a fall-out.

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