Police arrest Limpopo EFF chief whip on car theft and hijacking charges

- EFF leader in Limpopo, Collen Shai, allegedly pointed a gun at a woman and hijacked a minbus- Shai says the minibus belonged to his brother-in-law and that he intended to give it to his sister - Shai denies pointing a firearm at the woman and claims that he has returned the minibusCollen Shai, an EFF politician in Limpopo, has been arrested on charges of car theft and hijacking.

Shai is one of several suspects who allegedly pointed a gun at a woman in order to hijack a minibus taxi. The incident is reported to have taken place last month in Alexandria, Johannesburg.

Guateng police spokesperson Col Lungelo Dlamini says that Shai and the other suspects allegedly accosted the girlfriend of the owner of the minibus and pointed firearms at her before seizing the vehicle.

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