Johannesburg - Bafana Bafana and Orlando Pirates captain Senzo Meyiwa's life tragically ended when two gunmen entered his girlfriend, afro pop singer Kelly Khumalo's house in Vosloorus township. Sport24 reports that Meyiwa tried to protect Khumalo when one of the gunmen pointed a gun at her, a move which resulted in him being shot in the back.Check out Meyiwa's last day hanging out with Khumalo and her sister:
My sister photo bombing our pictureA photo posted by Kelly Khumalo (@kelly_khumalo) on Oct 10, 2014 at 8:32am PDT
My sister photo bombing our picture
A photo posted by Kelly Khumalo (@kelly_khumalo) on Oct 10, 2014 at 8:32am PDT
Meyiwa was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital. He leaves behind his estranged wife with whom he has one child.Fans of the goal keeper have been sending their tributes to the star over Twitter since the news broke.Check out what they had to say:
RIP captain #SenzoMeyiwa. #DeathBeNotProud.— Thebe Ikalafeng (@ThebeIkalafeng) October 27, 2014
RIP captain #SenzoMeyiwa. #DeathBeNotProud.
Really sadden by the murder of #senzomeyiwa. Sincere condolences to his family and loved ones. #RIP :( ?? http://t.co/FX0RvVVWJm— Terry Pheto (@TerryPheto) October 27, 2014
Really sadden by the murder of #senzomeyiwa. Sincere condolences to his family and loved ones. #RIP :( ?? http://t.co/FX0RvVVWJm
A Twitter user also shared photo's of Kelly Khumalo arriving back at her home after leaving this morning in a BMW followed by a police escort.
#SenzoMeyiwa Kelly Khumalo has just arrived at her home in Vosloorus carrying her baby. VM pic.twitter.com/Krq1D3UC96— Vumani Mkhize (@VumaniMkhize) October 27, 2014
#SenzoMeyiwa Kelly Khumalo has just arrived at her home in Vosloorus carrying her baby. VM pic.twitter.com/Krq1D3UC96
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