According to Babes Wodumo's father, Welcome Simelane, Mampintsha had abused her in front of family members in the past. He recounted incidents of alleged abuse that his daughter suffered at the musician's hands.
Babes Wodumo's father, Welcome Simelane, stated that Mampintsha has abused her in front of her family on previous occasions.
He said that his son witnessed the abuse and cried about the violent incident.
My own son was crying like a baby when Mandla was kicking around my daughter.
Welcome also remembered incidents when Mampintsha dragged Babes up a flight of stairs and slapped her in front of their gates.
That is the greatest incident where Mandla was dragging my daughter up the steps. The second incident, he was slapping my daughter in front of the gates.
EWN reported that Welcome said he tried to talk to Mampintsha's father in 2018 after another incident of abuse.
This comes after Mampintsha claimed he had tried to talk to the family about their 'toxic relationship'.
Briefly.co.za learnt that Mampintsha appeared in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court and was granted R2 000 bail.
The case has been postponed until May while an investigation into the matter is ongoing.
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