Skeem Saam on-screen character Mushi Sewetsi captured for managing in unlawful cigarettes conceded bail

Skeem Saam on-screen character Mushi Sewetsi captured for managing in unlawful cigarettes conceded bail


Soapie and radio show on-screen character Mushi Sewetsi, 44, was permitted bail in Polokwane equity’s court for overseeing in unlawful cigarettes.

Sewetsi, who included routinely in Skeem Saam soapie as a priest, appeared alone in the dock without the other four suspects.

The state mentioned R3,000 bail.

In any case, official Janine Ungerer permitted Sewetsi R1,000 bail and postponed the case to October 5 for extra assessment.

Sewetsi is furthermore a performer in the SABC’s Thobela FM radio sensation called Mahlakung. In the show, Sewetsi is broadly known as Jon.

Wearing a white coat and natural shaded gasp, Sewetsi potentially motioned his head when the adjudicator exhorted him to return on the accompanying date.

Birds of prey agent Capt Matimba Maluleke said three suspects, Sewetsi, Charles Kgomo,43, and Jackson Ika, 41, were completely released on R1m000 bail each and their case was postponed to October 5 for extra assessment.

He said the other two remote nationals Brown Makumbe, 40, and Portia Ndou, 38, were remanded in guardianship for a legitimate bail application to be heard on July 17.

Maluleke said the social event was caught after they obtained some much needed education about presumes who were selling unlawful cigarettes at Polokwane taxi rank.

He said Sewetsi and his co-reprimanded were found in the demonstration with the goods.

“The gathering clutched 45 delineation of Remington Gold cigarettes to the estimation of R12,000 similarly as R9,681 in genuine cash,” he said.

The suspects are managing prosecutions of refutation of Customs and Excise Act 91 of 1964 and overseeing in unlawful cigarettes.