The man, who is known to the victims from KwaNyuswa area, doused the house in petrol on Tuesday at 15.15pm.
The other person who was shot sustained injuries and was rushed to hospital for medical attention.
Police say they believe an axe was used for the murders and are urging the public to assist in locating the husband of the murdered 42-year-old woman.
Ndlovu was arrested in December 2018. He was positively identified through an identification parade.
On Wednesday morning, two trucks were set alight on the N12 highway near Daveyton in Ekurhuleni.
Trucks violence reeks of terrorism, xenophobia – expert
A worried President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the wave of brutal attacks on trucks on the country’s roads which has cost at least one driver his life.

Crime Four more suspects arrested after Cape Town taxi deck shooting

This brings to six the number of people arrested, after two were arrested on the day of the shooting.

Crime Malema’s police ‘threats’ shouldn’t go unpunished, says Samrem

The SA Minority Rights Equality Movement has called on SAPS to investigate charges of sedition, incitement of violence and high treason against the EFF leader.

Crime Man gets life in jail for killing young man accused of stealing cellphone

The court found no substantial or compelling circumstances justifying a deviation from the prescribed sentence of life imprisonment.

Crime More than 200 Golden Arrow buses stoned per month in Western Cape

Meyer said drivers have post-traumatic stress and were scared when they reported for work amid relentless attacks and seemingly slow intelligence sharing by the police.

Crime SANDF intercept undocumented foreign nationals at Beitbridge

Lerule-Ramkhanya added that as the department, they have already seen a difference and have many success stories to tell.

Crime WATCH: More trucks set alight as Ramaphosa condemns attacks

President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned the violence and vandalism affecting the road freight industry in recent days.

Crime Cops hunt suspects who shot two men in Wendy House

Juan du Plessis, spokesman for GAC Risk Solutions, said there was a crime spike in smallholding areas in the north of Pretoria.

Crime Woman charges top swim coach with rape, wants Swimming SA to release probe report

During a briefing with activism group Women and Men Against Child Abuse on Tuesday, the 50-year-old woman opened up about the sexual abuse she suffered over 40 years ago.

Crime Neighbour held following killing of three-year-old girl

Police said the suspect was hiding at a local farm when the community found him.

Crime CIT robbery in front of Dobsonville police station is ‘fake news’, says SAPS

Police say an attempted robbery took place in Dobsonville but not in front of the police station.

Crime Lawyers’ association backs Zondo in Zuma walk-out matter

The National Association of Democratic Lawyers of South Africa also called a statement by Zuma’s foundation ‘an affront to our constitutional order’.

Should (and could) rapists be castrated for their crimes?

Crime Should (and could) rapists be castrated for their crimes?

Civil rights group #NotInMyName has called for sex offenders’ genitals to be surgically removed, but legal and behavioural experts say this won’t solve the problem.

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