Shot Mpumalanga EFF councillor sues police minister for damages

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- news24.com | 2 months ago

An EFF councillor in Kwaggafontein, Mpumalanga, Lebo Dlamini, is suing Police Minister Bheki Cele for damages after she was allegedly shot four times by a police officer during a service delivery protest earlier this year.

Dlamini is a proportional representation councillor in Ward 25 of the Thembisile Hani Local Municipality. On Thursday, she told News24 she was shot on the night of April 16 while driving toward her home in Kwaggafontein from nearby Tweefontein village.

At the time, residents were protesting on Moloto Road in Kwaggafontein.

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