Police investigating death of Philippi teacher

File: Gen police tape

File: Gen police tape. (AFP)


JOHANNESBURG - Police are still investigating the murder of a 53-year-old Philippi teacher.

Thulani Manqoyi was killed when two unknown gunmen opened fire at school.

His family says his murder came as a shock, as he was a gentle person.

There has been speculation the shooting was a hit carried out by gangsters in the area.

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There are also claims Manqoyi was involved in a dispute with a pupil.

The school’s surveillance cameras were not working.

Samantha October arrived on the scene shortly after the incident.


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