Deputy speaker in the Gauteng legislature Nomvuyo Mhlakaza-Manamela is due to appear before the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on charges of assault and crimen injuria today.
The wife of Deputy Minister of Higher Education Buti Manamela is accused of attacking Sergeant Lizzy Mojapelo who was pregnant at the time.
Mojapelo is represented by AfriForum’s Private Prosecution Unit.
“Vuyo Mhlakaza-Manamela, Gauteng legislature deputy speaker, will appear in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on charges of assault and crimen injuria, on Thursday, August 18, 2022. The politician is accused of attacking police protection and security services officer Sergeant Lizzy Mojapelo,” said Barry Bateman, spokesperson for the AfriForum unit.
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