Gogo Doris Mahlangu (80) was this weekend killed by a mob at Mbuzini village after she was found wandering n_aked in a man ‘s yard at night.

Five men aged between 22 and 44 who were arrested on Monday for the killing will appear in the Tonga Magistrate’s Court today.

One of the arrested men is the owner of the house where Gogo Doris was found wondering naked.

However, Bongani Shabalala (32), a grandson of Gogo Doris, said his grandmother was a well known traditional healer and she was a loving person who would never hurt anyone, even if she was provoked.


Shabalala says he received a call that a group of people had arrived at Gogo Doris house and dragged her out.

When he arrived, he said he saw her house burning with her inside.

Please read the full story in today’s Sowetan and Daily Sun Newspapers – 13 January 2020.