Several people killed in Alexandra shooting

eNCA's Nqobile Madlala has more details. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - A series of shootings in a day in Alexandra, Johannesburg have left five people dead, and five others wounded.

Alex FM music manager, Joshua Mbatha is among those robbed and gunned down on Thursday night.

In a statement, the station's board chairperson confirmed the passing of its music manager Joshua Mbatha, also known as DJ Josh.

Mbatha was with two colleagues, Sammy Ramodike and Matome Mookanedi, when they were stopped by about three gunmen at the corner of 7th Avenue and Selborne Street.

The three were robbed of their phones and shoes before Mbatha was shot in the chest.

He succumbed to his injuries at Masakhane Clinic at around 9pm.

eNCA's Nqobile Madlala reports. Courtesy of #DStv403

An Alex FM DJ and several other people were shot and killed in Alex last night. Alex FM Station manager Takalane Nemangowe spoke with eNCA's Mfundo Mabalane about the incident. Courtesy of #DStv403


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