Norma Mngoma Gigaba, wife of former finance minister Malusi Gigaba, has been arrested and is being detained at the Brooklyn Police Station in Pretoria. The arrest happened at 6pm on Friday.
A source close to the family has revealed that Gigaba was charged with malicious damage to property and crimen injuria. She is currently detained at the Brooklyn police station in Pretoria.
A video of what is alleged to be the politician’s car is making the rounds on social media. The G Wagon has been keyed, vandalised and the words “cheater” are written all over it. Rumour has it that the former minister is cheating again and his wife has had enough.
According to sources known to Independent Media, Gigaba was under investigation for damaging a Mercedes Benz G-Wagon. The car is believed to belong to her husband.
Here is the Video;
Apparently this is Melusi Gigaba’s car the wife did this to his G Wagon. pic.twitter.com/aLC7GopnCX
— Man’s NOT Barry Roux (@Advovolicious) July 26, 2020
A woman only known as Sibongile described the situation as ‘extremely tense’. It is reported that a war of words has broken out between the police and a friend of Mngoma, believed to be a prosecutor.
Independent Media identified a member of the family arriving at the police station in a white 4-series BMW.
Independent Media has camped outside the police station to await further developments.
* This is a developing story.