Joan Rivers' doctors are worried she may end up in a vegetative state or in a 'wheelchair'

Cee Lo Green has deleted his Twitter account after tweeting some controversial views on rape

Mafia threatens Kurt over Amor

2012-02-21 07:49
 
kurt darren
Johannesburg - Singer Kurt Darren says he received two death threats after former Springbok Joost van der Westhuizen found him and Van der Westhuizen's estranged wife, Amor Vittone, in the couple's house one night.

Darren confronted Van der Westhuizen "man to man " about the threats.

"Joost said it wasn't him but a certain Italian who has ties with the Mafia," Darren said on Monday.

"I have kept silent over the incidents up to now, because my private life should remain private. But because I've now been involved in Joost and Amor's antics without my knowledge, I've decided to make the whole truth public for the first time."

Stranglehold

"I was at a function which Joost also attended. When I walked to my car, a huge, strong man walked up to me and asked for my autograph.

"I agreed. Just when I started to sign, he grasped me in a stranglehold and said I will 'die' if I don't stop destroying people's marriages.

"Not long after, I was staying in a guest house where I was performing. A note was pushed under my door which read in very poor English that I will be killed because I interfere with people's marriages.

"I decided to talk to Joost about it. It was then that he told me about the Italian Mafia member that is involved with the threats. I decided to leave everything there and go on with my life."

Van der Westhuizen is still in Dubai and not available for comment.
 
 

- Beeld

NEXT ON CHANNEL24X

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
59 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining
 

Recent News

Music legend Ollie Viljoen has died at the age of 76. Read More »

South African consumers will get access to the country’s second true commercial video-on-demand (VOD) service to watch TV shows and movies. Read More »

inside channel 24

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.