It seems south Africa has not only become a living hell for foreigners living in there but also for a section of it own citizens, particularly, women
Aside the recent xenophobic attacks which has occupied many media space in Africa, South Africa is also known for it high rate of sexual abuses that women in the country go through
In a very disturbing report sighted by Newstowergh.com, a 14-year-old girl is said to have been brutally murdered and raped by her attacker.
According to reports, the deceased Lizzy Mokoena lifeless body was found lying on her bed naked with her legs wide open
The victims mother, Salamina Morungoa told DailySunpublication that she had gone to check on Lizzy after hearing a noise and was shocked to find a man jumping out of the bedroom window.
Her daughter was lying on the bed naked, her legs wide open. The man managed to flee but dropped his hat.
“He was wearing a red top and khaki pants. It looked as if he strangled and raped her when she was already dead. I didn’t hear any screaming,” she said.
Salamina said she was deeply hurt and shocked by the man’s cruelty. She swore not to rest until her daughter’s killer had been caught and sentenced.
“I want to know who killed my daughter, and why,” said Salamina.
“She was a very good child, didn’t go to parties, nor did she drink alcohol.”
Salamina’s sister Jane Zondi said: “We know the police are already doing their job, but we want to help them.”
The family offered a R5 000 (over 200 thousand kwacha) reward to anyone with information about who the man is.
North West police spokeswoman Captain Afjie Botma confirmed that a murder case was opened.
“The girl was declared dead on the scene and had a neck wound. Arrests were made and police are investigating,” said Botma.