Kaizer Chiefs and Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has lost his sister Mapula Khune.
According to information gathered by SunSport, Mapula passed away in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
According to the Ventersdorp Police, an inquest docket has been opened to investigate the passing of 27-year-old Mapula, popularly known as Meiki.
Vensterdorp Police spokeswoman, Colonel Adele Myburgh, said they are waiting for postmortem and forensic reports in order to understand what really happened at a house in Tshing, Extension 2 where Mapula’s room was burned down to ashes.
Details are still sketchy, but the sister’s close friend has confirmed the passing.
However, she could not shed more light.