The family of Notorious serial rapist and armed robber charged with over 50 counts of other things he did  is said to have been notified of his death and may be given a chance to take his body for burial.

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Correctional Services provincial commissioner, Mnikelwa Nxele, confirmed Mathe’s death, saying the officials had been in touch with his family as well as Mozambique’s consul in Durban.

“We have informed the family and we have communicated with the consul. The family will have to be given the body,” he said.