Cape Town — South African media personality, Faith Nketsi’s husband, Nzuzo Njilo, has reportedly been arrested for fraud charges valued at R1.5m.
Nzuzo is no stranger to run-ins with the law, as this is the second time in less than two years that Nzuzo has faced charges of fraud. He was arrested and charges with fraud when he defrauded a client out of R500 000 for a truck sale.
It was reported that this time, Nzuzo has now been arrested for defrauding a Durban-based businessman for R1.5m. KZN police spokesperson, Colonel Robert Netshiunda, confirmed Nzuzo’s arrest, The South African said.
#ICYMI | Controversial businessman Nzuzo Njilo has been arrested again for another fraud case in Durban. Njilo spent a week in police custody after his arrest shortly after an appearance at the Port Shepstone magistrate’s court last week. https://t.co/JGCKyMx63O
— Sunday World News (@SundayWorldZA) November 16, 2023
“Durban Central Police have arrested a 27-year-old man in connection with a case of fraud, which reportedly occurred at a business premises between 30 January to 20 July 2023,” police said.
“It is alleged that a man purchased a product from a suspect and was not satisfied with the quality of the product. Reports indicate that the victim was promised another product, but it was not delivered. The suspect will appear in the Durban Magistrates court on Thursday.”
Nzuzo is expected to appear in the Durban Magistrate’s Court later this week.
Compiled by Matthew Petersen