DA mayor’s birthday ends in tears as after-curfew crash leaves two killed
Nelson Mandela Bay police open culpable homicide case as opposition parties ask why he was driving at an illegal time
His birthday started off with a prayer of thanks and a wish to win the upcoming local government elections.
But about 30 minutes before his 44th birthday was over on Saturday, Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Nqaba Bhanga was involved in a car accident that killed two people.
A woman identified as Nonzwakazi Maho, 44, and a man whose name has not been released who were driving in a grey Audi died at the scene on the R75 near Algoa Park, while Bhanga — who was driving his private vehicle, a Mercedes-Benz — was rushed to Greenacres Hospital...