Inkosi Nkanyiso Mncube of the Mbokodwebomvu clan in Nquthu on the northern KwaZulu-Natal has been gunned down on the R68 between Babanango and Nquthu area by unknown men.
The incident that has shocked the community has been condemned by KwaZulu-Natal Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Sipho Hlomuka.
Mncube died in a hail of bullets along with his uncle.

Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) provincial spokesperson, Senzelwe Mzila, says the MEC has urged those who might have information to assist the police with the investigation…

“Cogta Mec Sipho Hlomuka has condemned the senseless killing of inkosi Mncube of Mbokodo eMbomvu Traditional Council in Nquthu. Reports received by the department indicate that Mncube was gunned down in a hail of bullets together with his uncle while they were travelling in between Babanango and Nquthu. Mec Hlomuka has sent condolences to the family of Mncube and Mbokodwe eMbomvu Traditional Community.”