Former Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana goalkeeper, Senzo Meyiwa is being paid tribute by fans on social media and demanding answers from Bheki Cele.
Police Minister Bheki Cele announced on Tuesday that there had been progress in the murder case of former Orlando Pirates and Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, but failed to elaborate further on the matter.
Meyiwa was murdered by unknown gunmen in October 2014 whilst visiting his girlfriend Kelly Khumalo in Vosloorus. Senzo Meyiwa’s family and fans strong criticised the authorities for failing to make a breakthrough or any arrest in the murder case.
Lobby group Afriforum are understood to be assisting the police and NPA in investigating the case.
Fans went to social media using the hashtag #The TruthAboutSenzoMeyiwa, to pay tribute to the goalkeeper, who is regarded as one of the best footballers in the country before his untimely death, while others are criticising the authorities for not making any progress in the murder investigation. Others took aim at Khumalo.
Senzo Myiwa captained Bafana Bafana before his death, and lead the squad to a famous victory away to the Republic of Congo, which ultimately helped the squad to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.