Missing man shot dead

A week-long search for a missing relative has ended in sadness for a Limpopo family.

Sello Steven Ramothwala, 33, of Mawa Block 12 in Bolobedu, went missing on Thursday last week .

Ramothwala, who had been working as a taxi driver in Gauteng, was allegedly abducted while on his way to collect his taxi from his boss' home in Eden Park, Ekurhuleni.

Refilwe Ramothwala, Sello's brother, said they discovered his bullet-riddled body at a government mortuary in Germiston on Wednesday.

The case has been handed over to detectives for investigation. - Frank Maponya