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An Eastern Cape woman has been found guilty of hiring a hitman to kill her husband for life insurance money.

An Jap Cape lady has been realized responsible of hiring a hitman to assassinate her husband for existence insurance money.

  • An Jap Cape lady employed a hitman to assassinate her husband for R120 000, which he did after befriending the man.
  • The lady then made mates with yet every other lady on a taxi and encouraged her to avoid losing the the same. 
  • The 2nd lady and the hitman fell in cherish and hang been arrested ahead of they would possibly presumably well assassinate her husband.

An Jap Cape lady has been realized responsible of hiring a hitman to assassinate her husband for existence insurance money. Alternatively it did no longer stop there. She then met a woman on a taxi and convinced her to assassinate her hang husband, the utilize of the the same hitman.

Then the hitman and the 2nd wife fell in cherish, however hang been arrested ahead of they would possibly presumably well assassinate her husband.

This would presumably additionally sound like a cleaning soap opera, however it no doubt’s all correct.

According to Nationwide Prosecuting Authority (NPA) spokesperson Anelisa Ngcakani, the Excessive Court in Bhisho realized a 50-year-frequent Mdantsane lady Nomqondiso Thembu and a 47-year-frequent hitman Simphiwe Wili responsible of murdering Arthur Vusumzi Thembu in February 2017.

The 2 hang been convicted of killing Nomqondiso’s husband. To boot, they hang been realized responsible of conspiring to assassinate Ludumo Nabi in 2017.

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The court heard that Nomqondiso became as soon as attempting to search out a hitman to assassinate her husband when she met Wili. Nomqondiso wished to cash out her husband’s existence insurance and pension funds. She supplied Wili R120 000. Nomqondiso introduced Wili to her husband, Vusumzi, as her cousin. Wili and Vusumzi became shut mates till Wili killed him on their method from a soccer match in Mdantsane on 24 February 2017.

Nomqondiso paid Wili R60 000 of the R120 000 in March 2017 after the funeral policies had paid out.

A couple of months after the smash of Vusumzi, Nomqondiso met Busiswa Nabi while travelling in a taxi together in Mdantsane. The 2 girls became mates and Nabi shared her marital considerations with Nomqondiso, who encouraged her to assassinate her husband, Ludumo Nabi, to hang the succor of his insurance and pension.

All you wish is cherish

Nomqondiso then contacted Wili to succor Nabi with the smash of her husband. While the three hang been collected planning the smash, Wili and Nabi fell in cherish and a romantic relationship developed.

The Hawks intercepted the planned smash and, in November 2017, arrested Nomqondiso, Wili and Nabi. 

In March 2019, Nabi became as soon as given a suspended sentence and he or she agreed to testify for the Order.

Order suggest Deolin Willemse entreated the court to hang in suggestions that the confirmed aim information justified an inference of guilt beyond an cheap doubt. Willemse acknowledged this included Wili being viewed with the deceased on the day of the smash, the circumstances below which Wili became as soon as viewed at the dwelling of the Thembus after the death of the husband, the name records and bank statements of Nomqondiso, to boot to the untruthfulness of Nomqondiso and Wili.

Hold Phillip Zilwa realized Nomqondiso responsible of smash and two counts of conspiracy to commit smash. Wili became as soon as realized responsible of smash, conspiracy to commit smash and the unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition.

Zilwa acknowledged the insist had confirmed beyond an cheap doubt that Nomqondiso employed Wili to assassinate her husband and that they’d conspired to avoid losing the the same in appreciate of Ludumo Nabi.

The case became as soon as postponed to Wednesday for sentencing.

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