It was an afternoon to forget for some young children from Mdantsane who stumbled upon a shallow grave. The children, aged between nine and 11, from Mdantsane NU18, rushed to their parents after making the grisly discovery on Wednesday. Police were alerted and a forensic team exhumed the body yesterday to find it had been decapitated and buried in a shallow grave.
South Africans woke up with mixed reactions after a sports field was reported to have cost the Enoch Mgijima municipality R15 million. The residents claim that more than R7m budgeted for the facility, which made headlines this week, had not been accounted for. They also felt that there was no value for money in the R15m paid for the newly unveiled facility, whose official launch on Monday sent shock waves across SA, due to its below-par standard.