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Truck driver in Collins Chabane crash guilty of culpable homicide and driving under the influence

Amukelani Rikhotso

 

Amulekani Rikhotso was the truck driver involved in the crash that took the life of Minister Collins Chabane and his two body guards. He was found guilty of negligent driving, culpable homicide and driving under the influence.

 

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ANC MP and Nelson Mandela official involved in alleged drunk driving crash

Anele Qaba  Lulu Johnson

Pictured above: Anele Qaba and Mlungisi 'Lulu' Johnson 

 

Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality director of economic development, Anele Qaba and ANC MP Mlungisi 'Lulu' Johnson crashed into one another, allegedly while drunk driving.

 

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Jogging couple killed by drunk driver

Jogging Killer webMcabango Hlongwa (37) is facing charges of culpable homicide and driving under the influence after allegedly killing Xolani Nxele and Sithabile Mkasinde on Friday night (26 Feb 2016) while they were jogging in Dalton. 

 

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ANC Chief Whip arrested for drunk driving

 
Wall of Shame - Stanford Mandibezi

The ANC Chief Whip in Mossel Bay, Mr Stanford Mbandezi, was allegedly caught drunk driving by the police on Wednesday 10th February 2016. He was found to be 7 times over the legal limit, and is expected to appear in court today (Thursday 11th February, 2016)

 

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Drunk driver kills cyclists

OMESHOmesh Ramnarain has allegedly been charged with two counts of culpable homicide, after killing two cyclists who were training on the Durban M4 Ruth First highway.

He was reportedly found to be over the legal alcohol limit at the scene of the crash, and has been charged with drunk driving and neglegent and reckless driving. 

His case has been adjourned till the 30th of March 2016

 

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DJ Sbu arrested for drunk driving

Dj SbuSouth African DJ, Sibusiso Leope, or popoularly known as DJ Sbu, was arrested for drunk driving last year (2015) in May. The 'Remember When It Rained' song writer was travelling on Main Reef road in Randfontein when he was allegedly arrested by police during a stop and search operation

 

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Kwaito musician arrested for alleged drunk driving

Kalawa logoA Kwaito star under the Kalawa Jazmee record label, whose identity is yet to be revealed, was allegedly caught drunk driving in April last year (2015). The star was allegedly driving down a one way street in central Joburg, and when stopped by police it was discovered that he was under the influence of alcohol. 

 

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"I saw him do revolutions in the air" Lubbe

Shalk Lubbe - Wall of ShameShalk Lubbe (28) crashed his car into a walking pedestrian, Jake Wootton (18) in 2012. Wotton died 3 days later due to his injuries 

Lubber was allegedly drunk during this event, and he is expected to receive his sentencing today, Friday 22 January 2016.

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Drunk Protea allegedly barred from flight and alleged drunk driving

Aaron Phangiso - Wall of ShameAaron Phangiso, a Proteas spinner was allegedly barred from a flight to Johannesburg due to his intoxicated state. Apparently this is not the first time he has been involed in alcohol related incident, he was allegedly caught drunk driving last year.

 

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ANC official's drunk driving charge resumes

Yengeni - Wall of ShameAfrican National Congress National Executive member, Tony Yengeni, was allegedly caught drunk driving in 2013. His trial was expected to have resumed in Cape Town Magistrate court as of Monday 18th January 2015

 

 

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Update as of Tuesday 19th January 2015

Possible drunk driving charge for South African diplomat


Mr Booysen DomboJanuary 2016 

First Secretary in the embassy of Oslo, Norway, Mr Booysen Dombo allegedly collided into a car under the influence of alcohol earlier this year. A passenger in the other car suffered some injuries from the accident.

 

PICTURE:  Mr Dombo (right) pictured at Nelson Mandela memorial (2013) with Bishop Atle Sommerfelt (left) at methodist Church Fredikstad, Norway

 

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South African envoy escapes drunk driving charge due to immunity

Theo Mostert - Wall of Shame

October 2015

Theo Mostert, a corporate service manager at the South African High Commision in Suva, Fiji was apparently found to be three times over the alcohol limit of the country upon being breathalysed. He crashed his car into 26 year old Ashneel Singh's car. Singh died as a result.  

 

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Bradley Gysman kills Nadia Bond (8)

Bradley Gysman appeared in court in connection with Nadia's death. Nadia died when she was hit, allegedly by Gysman's car, as she walked with friends. Gysman is suspected to have been drunk. 

 

 

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Bhekizenzi Dlamini, a senior KZN government employee, arrested after failing breath alcohol test

A senior employee of the KwaZulu-Natal government is facing internal investigation after being arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

 

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Arno Carstens in court for drunk driving

The Cape Town Magistrate's Court heard that local musician Arno Carstens smelled of alcohol and staggered on his feet when he was arrested for drunk driving a few years ago, it was reported on Wednesday.

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Zenani Mandela crash - Driver acquitted

The driver in the fatal crash that killed Nelson Mandela's great-grandchild in 2010 was acquitted on Tuesday of all charges related to her death, due to lack of evidence, his lawyer said.

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