Tributes have poured in for Sam Meyiwa, the father of slain Orlando Pirates goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa, following the news that he has passed away. He was in and out of hospital after suffering a stroke last year.
Meyiwa family said Sam never recovered from his murder. Over the years, Meyiwa complained about the police’s failure to solve his son’s murder.
The former Bafana Bafana captain was shot and killed in Vosloorus in 2014.
Several people have taken to social media on Monday to send their condolences to the family.
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