Namhla Mtwa's mother pleaded with gunman to stop, but 'he was unfazed' - family recounts murder

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AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo addresses a crowd in the Eastern Cape.
AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo addresses a crowd in the Eastern Cape.
PHOTO: Malibongwe Dayimani/News24

The gunman who killed OR Tambo District municipal employee Namhla Mtwa kept firing shots into her, while her mother screamed in horror, pleading with him to stop.

Family members said they believed the incident was a hit.

This was revealed by Namhla's brother, Siyabonga Mtwa, who addressed 20 000 marchers outside the Mthatha Central police station in the Eastern Cape on Wednesday.

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