List of Mzansi Celebrities Arrested In 2021

List of Mzansi Celebrities Arrested In 2021

Bishop Makamu

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Moja Love TV personality and pastor, Bishop Makamu was arrested on sexual assault charges. He was arrested on 26 May and was released on R2000 bail. He had an audio of his leaked of him asking for sexual favors from an employee of his church. He is now a free man as the lady has withdrawn all charges after they met and sorted it out.

Zinhle Mabena

Actress,Zinhle Mabena was brought in on murder and attempted murder charges. Her ex-husband was trapped while traveling and one of his bodyguards was shot and killed. The husband was unharmed and blamed Zinhle for the hit. She spent a night in jail before being released due to insufficient evidence. She was never prosecuted.

Zodwa Wabantu

Media personality, Zodwa Wabantu was arrested for breaking curfew and for swearing swearwords at the police. She was arrested while coming back from a gig at 3 am in August. She said police arrested her, abused her and asked for a R5000 bribe, even after presenting them with a permit.

Katlego Maboe

Television personality, Katlego Maboe was arrested on disrespect of court charges. He is battling it out with his ex in court after his cheating scandal.

Ngizwe Mchunu

Radio personality, Ngizwe Mchunu was arrested for inciting public violence. He was arrested in July after demanding the release of former President, Jacob Zuma. He spent 2 weeks in jail before being granted R2000 bail.

Dr Tumi

Gospel singer and doctor, Dr Tumi was arrested in April over fraud charges involving a R1, 5 million lottery donation. Apparently him, his wife and two others divided the money amongst themselves. He and his wife handed themselves before being released on R3000 bail.