UPDATE: Mampintsha granted R2,000 bail

Musician Mampintsha granted R2,000 bail.

* Editor's note: This is a developing story. We will bring you updates as more information becomes available.

JOHANNESBURG - Mandla "Mampintsha" Maphumulo has been granted bail of R2,000.

The matter will be heard in court on 15 May.

READ: Mampintsha lays assault charge against Babes Wodumo

The singer earlier handed himself in to Westville police station on Tuesday.

Maphumulo's lawyer said he was acting in self-defence and that he is the victim of abuse.

Babes Wodumo laid an assault charge against him after posting a video on social media showing him attacking her.

WATCHBabes Wodumo lays charge with police

Wodumo's family held a briefing on Tuesday, addressing the singer's abuse at the hands of boyfriend 'Mampintsha'.

They told the media that Wodumo is currently receiving medical attention.

eNCA's Dasen Thathiah is following that story for us. Courtesy #DStv403


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