Magaqa murder suspect appeared in court

DURBAN – Police Minister Bheki Cele has confirmed a suspect accused of murdering former ANC Youth League Secretary-General Sindiso Magaqa has appeared in court.

Magaqa was shot dead in Mzimkhulu last year.

He says more arrests are imminent.

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Meanwhile, Cele said the days of political killings in KwaZulu Natal are over.

He was giving an update on the Inter-Ministerial Committee’s intervention into murders in the province.

The inter-ministerial task team set up by President Cyril Ramaphosa in May now has 126 members.