He Did It to Spite Me: Lady Accuses North West Mayor of Leaking Nudes

He Did It to Spite Me: Lady Accuses North West Mayor of Leaking Nudes

- A young woman has accused her ex-lover Mpho Khunou, the mayor of the North West Rustenburg Municipality, of leaking her nudes

- According to the young lady, the mayor leaked the nudes to spite her for ending their fling

- The two are meeting in court today as the mayor tries to the court to overturn an interim protection order granted against him.

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The mayor of the Rustenburg Municipality, Mpho Khunou, has found himself embroiled in a scandal after a former colleague accused him of harassing her and leaking her nudes to spite her after she ended their relationship.

35-year-old Sinah Makgatlha, who is also a member of the ANC, has said that Khunou has been distributing her nudes and private messages she had sent him while they were in a relationship to at least seven ANC WhatsApp groups. She said:

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"He did it to spite me for ending things."

Meanwhile, Khunou denies that the two of them were ever involved interpersonally. Khunou says that Makgathla's claims all form part of a political scheme that is trying to discredit him ahead of upcoming elections.

The two now find themselves in courts as Makgatlha has opened two cases – crimen injuria and defamation – against Khunou. Khunou is in turn attempting to overturn an interim protection order that was granted against him, reports a SowetanLive article.

"He did it to spite me": Woman accuses North West Mayor of leaking nudes

Mpho Khunou has been dragged to court by an alleged ex-lover. Image: @SALGA_Gov
Source: Twitter

Meanwhile, Mzansi shared their stance on the ongoing drama:

@Mmadikgosi_23 asked:

"When is Mpho Khunou Mayor of Rustenburg Local Municipality stepping down? Solly Msimanga stepped down after such allegations, Melusi Gigaba also resigned. It can’t be business as usual in Rustenburg."

@KingSnyders said:

"Revenge porn must be stopped. #SinaMakgatlha #Mphokhunou #Rustenburg #VoetsekANC"

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One South Africa leader, Mmusi Maimane, had challenged Lesufi to answer a number of questions on the scandalous situation and Lesufi seems to have happily obliged. Maimane released a statement commenting that:

"I have some hot questions for Lesufi about this large amount of money - R431 274 959, that was wasted by his department. I am hopeful that he will keep up his habit of being open and transparent on Twitter. He has 24 hours to respond to these 12 questions. Your move Panyaza."

Panyaza replied:

"Thank you so much Mfowethu for the opportunity to respond to your questions. I am a public representative and will never shy away to respond to matters regarding my portfolio. If you don't mind, space permitting I try to use this platform to respond to all your questions."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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