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Ex-long jump world champion Manyonga charged for breaking lockdown rules

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.

JOHANNESBURG, May 23 (Xinhua) -- South Africa's former world long jump champion Luvo Manyonga has been charged for breaking COVID-19 lockdown restrictions and public drinking, local media reported on Friday.
According to local police, 29-year-old Manyonga had been "given a Notice to appear in court for Contravening Disaster Management Act regulations" in the town of Stellenbosch on Wednesday. His offence is labeled as "failure to confine himself in his place of residence and public drinking". He is ex ...