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Jub Jub Family Reacts To Rape Allegations

South African TV presenter and musician Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye’s family has rubbished rape allegation laid upon him as “false and fake”.

Andile Ngcobo ; a family spokesperson has said that they have planned to strike back, laying criminal charges against Amanda du Point,

planned to lay criminal charges against the four namely Amanda du Point, Maschaba Khumalo, Bonoluhle Nkala, and Refilwe Khumalo.

Ngcobo revealed that the family is set to serve a letter of demand with a directive that they retract the allegations as welll as apologizing.
“First, it must be noted that his (Jub Jub’s) statements confirming intimate details about his romantic relationship with her in society was never meant to embarrass nor shame Ms Amanda du Pont. But was part of him owning up to his past, including his relationships, which he can’t change or deny,” reads the statement.

The family said that allegations that Jub Jub raped Du Pont are “false and fake”.

“The claims and serious allegations by Ms du Pont were clearly concocted to injure and defame our son’s name, which he is working hard to safeguard.”

The family has stipulated that all sexual relations that took place between Jub Jub and Du Pont’s relationship were “all consensual”, and no or never an incident of rape was experienced.

The family acknowledged that Jub Jub had a romantic relationship with Khumalo, adding that “she was pursuing our son and he turned her down”.

“Molemo and his management team would not leave the claims unattended and have since taken a decision to serve Amanda du Pont, Maschaba Khumalo, Refilwe Khumalo and Bonokuhle Nkala with letters of demand with clear instructions that they should retract the unfounded allegations made against him, and ultimately apologise for their claims.

“Failure to adhere to the instructions will see our son, who like any South African citizen whose constitutional rights has been infringed, go the legal route to clear his name.”

The family believes that the women have “been pulled into campaigning against Jub Jub by Du Pont”.

They added that their claims have damaged the public figure’s reputation and infringed his rights to privacy and dignity.


On Thursday, Du Pont addressed the remarks and alleged that Jub Jub had raped and physically abused her over the course of their two-year relationship.

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