JOHANNESBURG- A man has been shot dead in Roodepoort, west of Joburg, the man is to be believed to be MP Sibusiso Radebe.
When ANC was reached out for comment by the media, they were unavailable for comment but have released a statement confirming that is Radebe was the ANC MP shot and killed.
READ: the ANC has released a formal statement following the death of MP Goodwill Sibusiso Radebe. He was shot during a suspected attempted hijacking in Roodepoort late Tuesday evening.
Read the full statement below. pic.twitter.com/lJvXSXEEtJ
— Lezanne (@Lizira00) June 20, 2018
The police have said they are hunting down for two suspects, who they believe are connected to the murder.
#ANC MP has been shot dead in Roodepoort last night. Police have confirmed the incident while the ANC has confirmed his identity.
it's understood 40-year-old Sibusiso Radebe was with another person in a parked vehicle in Lindhaven – when they came under attack. PP
— EWN Reporter (@ewnreporter) June 20, 2018
Reports have identified that man as a 40-year-old ANC Member of Parliament from Mpumalanga but police have not released his identity.
This is a developing story and more information will be shared it is received.
📍ANC MP, Goodwill Sibusiso Radebe, who was shot and killed in an apparent Attempted Hijacking gone wrong last night in Roodepoort ..
📍Man Hunt underway for 2 Suspects belived to be driving a ford Fiesta
— STOLEN CARS RSA (@stolencarRSA) June 20, 2018