OMG! Senzo Meyiwa’s family reacts to the late star’s tombstone being destroyed
His sibling, Sfiso Meyiwa disclosed to Daily Sun that he got the news on Saturday morning.
“I got a call from one of the Ethekwini Municipality authorities that my sibling’s headstone has been vandalized. Yet, around then he didn’t know. Later on, the authority called to affirm that Senzo’s gravestone has been wrecked. Right now we don’t know whether this is a demonstration of black magic, or if it’s Senzo’s executioners are attempting to scare us or simply shrewd and desirous individuals. Whichever way we are stunned and left with such countless unanswered inquiries,” said Sfiso.
He said that they have not opened a case. “We are as yet confounded with respect to what to do straightaway yet at the momet we haven’t opened a case yet that is our goal. Else, we have educated all the significant individuals and we are getting some lawful counsel regarding what to do straightaway,” said Sfiso.
Executive of South African Football Association in KwaZulu-Natal, Kwenza Ngwenya, said the demonstration of vandalizing Senzo’s gravestone is primitive and a disgrace to the nation.
He said that they are attempting to comprehend the rationale behind this. “We know about this yet no one realizes who did it, how it occurred or when it was vandalized. We as a whole got the news on Saturday morning. As KZN SAFA we’ve been to the burial ground and we saw the harm, nothing was taken except for it’s totally wrecked. We have likewise educated the President regarding SAFA, Danny Jordaan, the KZN MEC for Sports and Culture, Hlengiwe Mavimbela and all the partners,” said Ngwenya.
“What befuddles us more is the way that, the Mayville Heroes Acre graveyard, where Senzo is covered has safety officers and we don’t see how this occurred. For the present we can’t state we will restore the headstone or not yet we can guarantee the family that we won’t kick back and overlay our arms. Anyway we have encouraged them to open a case,” said Kwenza.
Senzo’s headstone was raised and divulged a month ago. The revealing occurred in Durban. It was gone to by Bafana crew including Danny and other football authorities, loved ones.
Around then, Kwenza had disclosed to Daily Sun that “the expense of Senzo’s gravestone was about R80 000… “