Max's Lifestyle owner Max Mqadi in front of his lounge in Umlazi at C Section. Picture: DOCTOR NGCOBO
Max's Lifestyle owner Max Mqadi in front of his lounge in Umlazi at C Section. Picture: DOCTOR NGCOBO

Owner of Max's Lifestyle shot outside his establishment in Umlazi

By Mercury Reporter Time of article published Oct 14, 2021

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DURBAN - A WELL known restaurateur and owner of Umlazi’s popular tourist attraction Max's Lifestyle, Max Mqadi, was shot and injured outside his establishment earlier this evening.

Well placed sources told The Mercury that Mqadi, who is regarded as the pioneer of township tourism in Durban, was shot in the leg as he left his Umlazi based business on Thursday evening.

“Fortunately he survived and is being treated in a Durban hospital,” the source said.

According to a report on a Facebook page called Task Force Protection Services two suspects fired shots when Mqadi entered the vehicle.

“He managed to drive to Florida Road, Morningside. He was then taken to hospital, he sustained four gunshot wounds.

THE MERCURY

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