- DJ Fresh and Euphonik have been taken off the air following the news that charges of sexual assault had been laid against them
- A woman has come forward and claimed that both men assaulted her on the same night
- The two DJ's have reached a mutual decision with their respective business partners to step down while the investigation continues
DJ Fresh and Euphonik have been cancelled following the revelation that the two are at the centre of a scandal in which they are alleged to have sexually assaulted the same woman on the same night.
According to TimeLive the police have opened a case in Pretoria. This has resulted in a massive social media backlash against the artists.
Primedia Broadcasting has issued a statement saying that the DJ's and the company have reached a mutual decision that the pair will be taken off the air while the investigation continues.
947 and Primedia Broadcasting have said that they take the allegation very seriously and has taken the decision to cancel the pair's appearances and gigs.
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that Gauteng police have confirmed that official charges have been laid against Euphonik and DJ Fresh for allegedly drugging and raping a young woman back in 2011.
Earlier this week, a woman took to Twitter claiming that the two DJs took advantage of her while she was drunk. She claimed that they had drugged her and raped her.
Police authorities have confirmed to TshisaLive that formal cases of rape have been lodged against the two of them.
The woman requested that her identity remains hidden and revealed that the ordeal happened while she was at a party in 2011. At the time, she was a student at the University of Pretoria.
In other news, DJ Fresh has finally spoken out about the recent sexual abuse allegations levelled against him.
The muso has been trending on social media for the last three days after a social media user (@Nampree) accused him of sexually assaulting her and three other women.
Fresh did not respond to the tweep on social media but instead broke his silence to the media. Speaking to IOL, DJ Fresh denied the claims. He said that he was hurt that he was in the same position of refuting allegations again.
He told the publication that he does not know any of the women accusing him. The DJ said that this was likely the price he was paying for being in the public eye.
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Source: Briefly News