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The body of 14 years old boy still missing after he was washed away by flooding river

sihle ziqubu 24 years old was washed away by flooding river when they were swimming in uthukela river with his friends. The three boys where out to a hunting trip with their dogs. Upon returning back home they found boys swimming in the river , they decided to join them .he removed his trouser and jumped into water, unfortunately the strong wave swept him away.

The mother tell the reporter that she was away to the doctor, upon arrival home around 12: 30 she was summoned by group of children that her boy was drowned in the river . When arriving at the scene she found people gathered there .

The 14 years old boy s mother was in tears when she was describing how important her boy was to her. She go on to say he was everything to me she was in pain because the body of boy is still not found. She says is better they found her body so that she can bury her. But she put hope to the authority to discover the body. The diver was unable to search for the boy because the river still with more water.

The heavy rains have caused lot of damage in kwazulu natal , and swept people away .

Sources https://www.news24.com/news24/southafrica/news/he-was-everything-to-me-mother-of-ladysmith-flooding-victim-speaks-out-20220119

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