Larry Nhlane, Sphakamiso Ngonyama and Sipho Muchindu. Picture: YouTube Screenshot
Larry Nhlane, Sphakamiso Ngonyama and Sipho Muchindu. Picture: YouTube Screenshot

Microwave Boys disband following abuse allegations against co-creator Larry

By Entertainment Reporter Time of article published May 22, 2019

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Popular South African YouTubers the Microwave Boys have disbanded following abuse allegations made against one of the channel's co-creators, Larry Nhlane.

This comes after Nhlane's girlfriend Noxieh Cole posted a Twitter thread on Tuesday regarding alleged abuse she had undergone in their relationship along with Nhlane being absent father to their son.

In a separate thread, Cole included a WhatsApp exchange where Cole addresses an incident and Nhlane's admits that it will "never happen again". 

This set social media on fire and Taboo Night Club, who Nhlane was a promoter for, is subsequently conducting an internal investigation and have suspended his services until it is done. They also encouraged Cole to take her abuse allegation to the police. 

Following this the Microwave Boys and their team which includes: Sipho Muchindu, Sphakamiso Ngonyama, Menzi Mzimela, Lehlohonolo Radebe and Lesang Tshoke, released an official statement saying they would be disbanding and are shutting down their YouTube show on Anarchadium. 

In the statement, they also said that they are "deeply disturbed  by the damming allegations made against Larry Nhlane" and that they would be ending both their personal and work relationship with Nhale. 

They also state that they fully support Cole and her family and expressed that they are disappointed that the show has to end like this for their fans. And encouraged them to keep supporting the Anarchadium YouTube channel. 

Nhlane has yet to come forward regarding the allegations made against him. 

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