Weekly wrap: Boer sends president a message and Uzalo double wedding shocks

Weekly wrap: Boer sends president a message and Uzalo double wedding shocks

In case you missed this week's top headlines: A boer opened up about land reform when he sent the president a chilling message, the Dros rapist remains in custody, Uzalo's double wedding shocks fans, Sophie Ndaba opens up about her weight loss and Shoki Mokgapa dies.

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1. Boer sends Ramaphosa and Malema a chilling message over land reform

A white Afrikaans farmer from the small Limpopo town of Marken has posted a video on Facebook expressing what he is willing to do to save his farm from being expropriated without compensation.

In the video Reon van Tonder says he is willing to die to save his farm before delivering a chilling warning to President Cyril Ramaphosa and EFF leader Julius Malema.

Van Tonder seems to send a death threat to both Malema and Ramaphosa during his recording which is in Afrikaans.

The farmer warns both men that if they want to take his farm they need to ensure that he is no-longer around before doing so.

2. Man accused of raping 6-year-old in Dros toilet 'had his eye on her'

A 20-year-old man accused of raping a 6-year-old in the bathroom of a Pretoria restaurant is currently in police custody.

The man will remain in custody as he faces charges of rape, assault with the intent to do bodily harm and possession of drugs. The accused allegedly raped the little girl in the bathroom of Dros restaurant on Saturday, 22 September.

According to an eyewitness, the man had watched the play area where the girl was playing with other kids.

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3. Family confirms the tragic news that Shoki Mokgapa, aged 34, has died

The entertainment industry was shocked to hear that actress Shoke Mogapa has passed away at the age of 34.

Nashoda Billy, a representative from Shoki’s management company, MLA Talent Agency has come forward to confirm the news but have remained tight lipped about the cause of death.

In a statement released by Nashoda, he revealed that the actress passed away on Tuesday night and they were devastated by the news.

4. Sophie Ndaba on her health - 'Being overweight landed me in hospital'

Sophie Ndaba has been losing weight and looking wonderful. The gorgeous star took to social media to reveal to her fans that she had to lose weight because of her health.

Sophie was first introduced to South Africans as the bubbly, confident Queen on Generations. Since then she's been adored by fans who love her for who she is away from the cameras as well.

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However, the star had health problems and she revealed that she landed in hospital because of her weight more than once. Sophie decided to turn herself around and lose weight by eating healthy - a decision she does not regret.

She recently told fans that she is living with diabetes but that it doesn't mean her life is over.

5. Uzalo did it again: Can the real Mrs Mhlongo please stand up?

If you ever thought that Uzalo was boring, you best readjust your thinking.

Viewers were never prepared for that shock, a wedding yes, but two brides, that came out of nowhere. The drama was real and has kept fans guessing, reported ZAlebs.

The Mhlongo wedding saga took over Twitter as viewers mad their minds blown. No one knows who the real Mrs Mhlongo is and it has Mzansi in a real tiff.

No one likes to be left in the dark here Uzalo, shed some light.

Briefly.co.za learnt that with all the drama and intense attention that it got, Uzalo’s team have really stepped up. Trending at number one on SA Twitter is not something that happens often.

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