Dr Nandipha Magudumana’s Timeline: How she met Thabo Bester. Due to her claimed relationship with wanted man Thabo Bester, commonly known as the “Facebook R@pist,” Dr. Nandipha Magudumana gained media attention. South Africans have been on edge since the exposure of their outrageous behavior. How did Dr. Nandi come to be the Bonnie to Bester’s Clyde? Who is she?
Dr Nandipha Magudumana’s Timeline: How she met Thabo Bester
- She met Thabo Bester while she was studying at Wits University. It is alleged that Bester was running a modelling and promotions agency, and Nandipha was one of the agency’s promo girls.
- She lost contact with Bester.
- Dr Nandipha graduated from Wits University.
- She holds a Bachelor of Health Sciences in Biomedical Sciences, a Bachelor of Medicine and a Bachelor of Surgery.
- She got married to Dr Mkhuseli Magudumana.
- Dr Nandipha worked in Edenvale Hospital
- She worked at the Far East Rand Hospital.
- She opened Optimum Medical Solutions.
- She began reaching out to Bester who was in prison and began visiting him.
- She earned a spot in the Mail and Guardian’s Youth South African list.
- In an affidavit Dr Nandipha stated that she got engaged to Bester.
- In May the Health Professions Council of South Africa suspended Dr Nandipha from practicing as a doctor.
- Bester and Dr Nandipha allegedly founded a property renovation company Arum Properties.
- On 3 May Bester was declared dead at the Mangaung Correctional facility.
- Dr. Nandipha, who identified herself as Thabo Bester’s usual wife, claimed to have picked up the body from the state mortuary on May 6. She transported the body to a Soweto morgue, where it was seized.
- She went to the Gauteng High Court on May 19 and asked for the body to be given back to her.
- At a Woolworths in Sandton City in June, Dr. Nandipha was spotted with Thabo Bester, and pictures of the two were taken.
- In August, Arum Properties held a luncheon for women in real estate at the Hyde Park apartment that Dr. Nandipha was renting.
- On March 16, Groundup revealed that Bester had been spotted shopping in Sandton in June 2022 with Dr. Nandipha’s daughter and a person who appeared to be the doctor but had their back to the camera.
- Dr. Nandipha and Thabo Bester were said to have left the Hyde Park residence on March 21.
- Her practice would begin on March 29th, she stated via an Instagram post.
- Dr. Nandipha’s father informed ENCA on March 29 that she was really hiding.