The court heard for the first time that it was not only Senzo Meyiwa who was shot on the day he was murdered but Kelly Khumalo’s sister Zandile.
Zandi Khumalo was shot in the ankle just before another shot was taken at former Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa.
“A shot was discharged and it ricocheted on the floor and struck Zandile Khumalo in the right ankle.”
The charge sheet also included a contact shot taken at Senzo Meyiwa that pierced through his chest and protruded behind his back before going through the door he was standing in front of.
South Africans are surprised to learn Zandi was also shot the day Senzo Meyiwa was killed, and some on Twitter believe Zandi was shot by her ex-boyfriend Longwe Twala, before he turned to shoot Senzo who had been protecting Zandi.
The Meyiwa family claimed that they were told by Tumelo Madlala through the first phone call that Zandi’s boyfriend shot Senzo.
The family also claims Tumelo’s enabled them to overhear Kelly Khumalo in the background saying “what will I tell Senzo’s mother”.