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Luke Fleurs murder case: Defendant’s mother tells court her son is a ‘problem child’

Ndumiso Moswane, 26;  Fernando Sive, 25;  Nhlakanipho Dlamini, 21 years old;  Franky Xaba, 25;  Maredi Mphahlele, 36 years old;  and Thembinkosi Hlomikhawu, 31, appeared in court on Thursday.  (Iaván Pijoos/Noticias24)

Ndumiso Moswane, 26; Fernando Sive, 25; Nhlakanipho Dlamini, 21 years old; Franky Xaba, 25; Maredi Mphahlele, 36 years old; and Thembinkosi Hlomikhawu, 31, appeared in court on Thursday. (Iaván Pijoos/Noticias24)

The mother of one of the men arrested for the murder of a Kaizer Chiefs player admitted in the Roodepoort Magistrates Court on Thursday that her son was a “problem child”.

Nosisi Hlomikhawu, Thembinkosi’s mother, told the court that her son was known for his home invasions.

During cross-examination by prosecutor Paseka Temeki, the mother was asked: “Is he (Thembinkosi) a problem child?”

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