Breaking News

Sangoma offers muti to Bafana Bafana

by Sapa
23 January 2013 | 10277 Views
A sangoma from the Eastern Cape, Reuben Matewu, says he can help Bafana Bafana win matches at the Africa Cup of Nations.

South Africa settled for a goalless draw in their Afcon opener against Cape Verde Islands at the National Stadium on Saturday, compounding concerns about their ability to find the back of the net.

"I can help Bafana Bafana for free if they want, and I'll do that for the first three matches," Matewu told trufm, a regional SABC radio station, on Sunday.

"Thereafter I will charge them as they would have started winning.

"I'm not like those people who use bad muti. I will only use herbs, which are easily available here in South Africa."  

While he would start charging for his services after a few matches, Matewu insisted he was not after the money.

Chief Mwelo Nonkonyana, the vice-president of the SA Football Association (Safa) and chairman of the Afcon local organising committee, said Matewu's offer might be considered.

"We always welcome whatever help we can get to ensure Bafana Bafana do well," Nonkonyana said.

"Let the man speak to me and see what we can do after that."  

Sibonelo Madela, a traditional healer from Ulundi in KwaZulu-Natal, had threatened to prevent Bafana from winning matches.

This was after he claimed he was owed R90,000 by Safa for assisting the team during the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.




Madela claimed that Bafana used his muti before their 2-1 victory over France during the group stages of the global showpiece. Despite the win, they were knocked out in the first round of the competition.

Safa spokesman Dominic Chimhavi reportedly said at the time that Nonkonyana had given Madela R10,000 out of "his own goodwill", but no deal had been made between the inyanga and the national football body.

Bafana Sangoma Muti

Source: Sapa

Could there be war if Grace Mugabe becomes President?

Yes
74.8%
No
9.02%
Who cares?
16.18%
377

Comments

Latest Classifieds (Click Here For More)

News Updates

Email:

Latest News

'Prioritise quality education,' says Grace Mugabe - The First Lady Dr...

by Staff Reporter | 25 October 2014 | 968 Views

'I am not a sell out,' says Dr Mujuru - Vice President Dr Joice Mujur...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 3546 Views

Mugabe's Zanu-PF politburo ignores Grace's demands - Yesterday's much-...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 2464 Views

Zesa power outage riles Mugabe - President Robert Mugabe yesterday cam...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 1644 Views

My aunt taught me how to have sex, says rapist

by Staff Reporter | 25 October 2014 | 4296 Views

Incompetent cops - WhatsApp update - Please note that Bulawayo24 does...

by Concerned Citizen | 25 October 2014 | 1799 Views

'Amaiguru Gire is working tirelessly hard to destroy Zanu PF' - Please...

by Sando kuna Gire | 25 October 2014 | 5465 Views

Rotary Club of Bulawayo donates to Tjewondo Primary School

by Collin Nyabadza, Executive Director - Collin Nyabadza Children's Voice Charitable Trust | 25 October 2014 | 1095 Views

Dr Joice Mujuru graduation party - Live updates - Vice President Joic...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 7761 Views

Politburo ends pre-matually - The Zanu-PF Politburo meeting has ended ...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 2669 Views

Mujuru's political life hangs in balance, kept guessing - Vice-Preside...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 2674 Views

Zanu-PF Politburo drama fails to materialise - THE Zanu-PF politburo g...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 1482 Views

Mugabe convenes parliament - President Robert Mugabe will next week op...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 1306 Views

Tsvangirai broke, failing to maintain government mansion - MDC-T leade...

by Staff reporter | 25 October 2014 | 1382 Views

Bosso ranked higher than English Premier sides QPR, Pompey - BULAWAYO ...

by Sikhumbuzo Moyo | 25 October 2014 | 2262 Views

Adulterous man sued for maintenance - A BULAWAYO magistrate has grante...

by Lethokuhle Moyo | 25 October 2014 | 1276 Views

Cop gets a thorough hiding, left with swollen face - A policeman was ...

by Plaxcedes Hove | 25 October 2014 | 1701 Views

Teacher suspended over sex with Grade 6 pupil - THE teacher from Roman...

by Sukulwenkosi Dube | 25 October 2014 | 1858 Views

Entertainment

Carl Joshua Ncube to star in game show - Comedian Carl Joshua Ncube wi...

by Staff reporter | 23 October 2014 | 1021 Views

LadyBee Anondida - Official video

by Staff Reporter | 23 October 2014 | 2291 Views

Zim representative in the Big Brother Africa survives eviction - Zimba...

by Staff reporter | 20 October 2014 | 2896 Views

Grace Mugabe's political comedy takes ZTV hostage - For the past two w...

by Staff reporter | 20 October 2014 | 5348 Views

Oliver Mtukudzi to deliver lecture at Musica 2014 - Zimbabwe's interna...

by Staff reporter | 19 October 2014 | 1609 Views

Gezha maoko - Ladybee (Official Video)

by Staff Reporter | 19 October 2014 | 2942 Views

Matebeleland Music & Arts Festival - Sivala umnyaka ngengoma lapho sit...

by Staff Reporter | 17 October 2014 | 1850 Views

Obediah Matulana releases Christmas DVD - Bulawayo-based musician Obed...

by Staff reporter | 16 October 2014 | 2150 Views
iBlog

Protect Your Greatest Small Business Asset: Time

if your work week is way more than 40 hours, your smartphone is glued to your hand, and your to-do list is multiple pages of overdue tasks—you know how valuable every minute of your time is.your smartphone and tablet make doing business from anyw... Read More
Sergey 05 September 2014 ago

The Nsa Gets An Ok For Telephony Metadata Collection Yet Again

As much as we’d like to forget about the national security agency (nsa) and its mass surveillance program, it seems that there is no distracting ourselves from this unnerving reality.missing from the news for quite some time now, the issue has resu... Read More
SecNews 09 July 2014 ago