Brickz Arrest

As soon as the Brickz Arrest News, several headlines regarding the charges and arrest surfaced on the internet.

Sipho Ndlovu, famed as Brickz, is one of the most successful Kwaito musicians; he elevated the genre of music with his hit songs. They include Tjovitjosang and Brickz Sweety My Baby.

Despite his immense musical talent, the renowned singer and Kwaito artist is mostly remembered for being sentenced to 15 years in jail for raping his niece in 2013. 

Brickz began his professional career by singing in gospel choirs before joining his first music band, where he was nicknamed Half Brickz because he was the youngest person in the group. 

The South African musician is a South African musician whose immense musical prowess caught the attention of top South African producer DJ Cleo. 

Brickz was formerly signed to DJ Cleo’s label, Will Street Productions, before landing another deal with Ghetto Ruff Records. 

Brickz Arrest News: Is He Still In Jail?

According to News 24, Brickz is still serving in jail.

After a Twitter user published a video of the disgraced star singing in jail, Brickz became popular on social media.

Brickz’s niece accused the musician of raping her at his Northgate rental home in 2013. He was therefore charged in court and given a 15-year prison term for the crime.

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Kwaito artist Sipho ‘Brickz’ Ndlovu during his court appearance at the Roodepoort Magistrate(Source: South Africa)

Officials have confirmed that some sources claim it was someone’s bad idea of a publicity stunt.

Speculation around his release surfaced on the internet after he started trending recently following someone posted a picture of him with DJ Cleo with a caption that made it seem like he had been released from jail. 

Later, Some South Africans were up in arms over it, while only a few welcomed the ‘fake news.’

Brickz Mabrigado separated from his wife before going to jail. 

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Why Was Brikz Arrested? 

In 2017, the Kwaito musician was accused of raping a 17-year-old relative and given a 15-year prison term.

According to Singabakho Nxumalo, a spokesperson for the correctional service, the image is vintage, and someone decided to trend it to propagate false information.

Officials asserted in a statement: “Brickz remains behind bars. An old image shared on social media is being used to promote false information.”

The culprit must spend the minimal amount of time necessary, as per rules and since the correctional services act, it is well known that he still needs to. Inmates are similarly evaluated for placement on parole regardless of their level of public visibility.

Where Is Brikz Now?

Musician Sipho Ndlovu, popularly known as Brickz, has been serving rape charges since 2013.

The Kwaito master currently serves at the South African Krugersdorp Correctional Services prison.

Singabakho Authorities revealed the law for parole consideration of inmates is the same, irrespective of one’s social status. 

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The viral picture that made headlines regarding his release started circulating on social media.

In 2005, Kwaito artist released his debut album Face Brick, a Kwaito album with some reggae influence. The album was partly inspired by events, including his love life and township occurrences. 

The singer owns Brigade Records. Kwaito artist also became a member of TS Records, which another former Cleo protege owns.

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