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Musician Vusi Nova Has Been Found Following Kidnapping

The musician was reportedly taken outside his Melville home in the early hours of Friday morning.

25/08/2017 07:09 SAST | Updated 25/08/2017 07:14 SAST
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Musician Vusi Nova has been found. The musician was reportedly kidnapped outside of his home in Melville, Johannesburg, on Friday morning and was found alive at the Brixton police station about an hour later.

According to Eyewitness News (EWN), Nova's record label, Muthaland Entertainment confirmed he was taken by hijackers outside his home at about 4:45am on Friday.

Delphine Klassen, Nova's PA, told According to eNCA four men jumped out of a VW Polo and approached Nova's car. It is alleged that about four other people were inside Nova's car. It is alleged the hijackers dragged Nova and another band member back into the vehicle and drove off after a gun shot went off.

He was stripped of his clothes and was later found at the police station.