Dr Nandi

Dr Nandipha Magudumana. Image via Twitter @MDNnews

HPCSA to investigate Thabo Bester’s ‘partner in crime’ Dr Nandi

The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) is instituting investigations into Dr Nandi Magudumana.

Dr Nandi

Dr Nandipha Magudumana. Image via Twitter @MDNnews

The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) says it will investigate allegations against Thabo Bester’s partner Dr Nandi Magudumana.

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Dr Nandi in deep ‘hot water’

According to eNCA, HPCSA says it will work with other stakeholders to probe allegations that Dr Nandi has been operating with a suspended medical license

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HPCSA spokesperson, Christopher Tsatsawane said they noted numerous media reports regarding various allegations that have been levelled against Dr Nandi.

He further added that they would investigate if she had breached any professional conduct.

He concluded by saying they will work with Police, Department of Health, Home Affairs and Correctional Services to resolute the matter.

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Dr Nandi’s father charged with murder

On Tuesday 11 April 2023, Cornelius Sekeleni and a former G4S employee Senohe Matsoara were charged with the murder of an unknown man.

The sate presented a case that the two accused men unlawfully killed an unknown man on the night of Thabo Bester’s prison escape.

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Escape plan

Dr Nandi is the implicated in the Thabo Bester escape plan as she was part of the personnel who planned the escape.

The burned corpse found in the cell was collected by Dr Nandi but it was later confiscated by police.

Thabo Bester arrested in in Tanzania. Image: Twitter@viraltrends

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Dr Nandi approached the Pretoria High Court, asking for the corpse to be returned to her and claiming to be Bester’s customary law wife.

Court papers filed by the SAPS revealed that there was no DNA match between the corpse and Bester’s biological mother.

Therefore, meaning that the body found in the cell was not Thabo Bester.

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