The suspects linked with the murder of former Fetakgomo Tubatse Local Municipality’s councillor Thabang Maupa will know their fate in 2020. This is because, the case against the two accused has been postponed to 27 January 2020 by the Praktiseer Magistrate court. The decision was made on Friday 6 December during their third court appearance
Dan Tjie (35) and his accomplice Kagiso Maroga (34) both
abandoned bail when they appeared at the court.The two were charged with murder and attempted murder.
Maupa was fatally shot outside his restaurant in Riba Cross on November 26 last year. This was just a few hours after acting as chief whip at the FTLM council meeting.
He was attacked after closing his restaurant, which is situated just next to the R37.
Tjie and Maroga were arrested in October by the
Tubatse SAPS at Ga Maroga village.
Limpopo SAPS’ Col Moatshe Ngoepe said police investigations are continuing in this matter, with several other suspects expected to be arrested.