Kelly Khumalo continues to face backlash. Image via Instagram @kellykhumaloza

Cancel culture: Tweeps call for Kelly Khumalo’s shows to be canned

A second docket implicating Kelly Khumalo in the murder of Senzo Meyiwa halted the #SenzoMeyiwaTrial on Wednesday 8 June. Take a look…


Kelly Khumalo continues to face backlash. Image via Instagram @kellykhumaloza

Singer and reality TV star, Kelly Khumalo once against faced the wrath of social media users, who called for her show to be canned after a second docket emerged during the #SenzoMeiyaTrial on Wednesday, 8 June, “implicating” her and others in the 2014 murder of the football star.

Advocate Zandile Mshololo, who is representing one of the five men accused of murdering Meyiwa, told the court that the non-disclosure of the second docket — which names Kelly, Longwe Twala, Gladness Khumalo, Zandile Khumalo, Tumelo Madlala, Mthokozisi Twala and Maggie Phiri — presented by the Director of Public Prosecutions, should be charged with murder and defeating the ends of justice.

Senzo Meyiwa trail: Second docket ‘implicating’ Kelly Khumalo

She said the prior non-disclosure of the second docket prejudiced her client and asked for the matter to be postponed so she could study the document.

On Thursday 9 June, eNCA reported that Kelly’s lawyer Magdalene Moonsamy said she will write to the NPA to get more information on the second docket discussed in court on Wednesday.

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The matter has been postponed to Monday 13 June.

Tweeps speak out

Meanwhile, on Twitter infuriated tweeps called for Kelly to be #Cancelled as they believe she pulled the trigger.

Kelly Khumalo’s reality show promises to be explosive

On Monday, 6 June, Kelly released an explosive teaser ahead of season three of her reality show, Life With Kelly Khumalo which airs on 5 July.

In the trailer it seems like Kelly is addressing the death of former Bafana Bafana captain and hit back at the continuous hate she’s been receiving.

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“Y’all gon know about me. This is my life; this is my truth,” she said on the trailer.

She added: “They hate that I did not die that night”,

Meyiwa who was dating Kelly at the time was gunned down at the singer’s mom’s house in Vosloorus.