The post office worker allegedly lured the UCT film and drama student into his dark workplace after everyone had left following a power failure.
How we wish we could say that Mrwetyana’s brutal killing is a rare occurrence in our society. But we know that the rape and murder of young girls and women in this country has reached epidemic levels, levels that are normally associated or experienced in war situations.
And yet we would like to believe that we are a peaceful nation when women and girls live in fear of their lives and their safety.
Examples of brutal murders and rapes are just too numerous to count. Some of the victims are newborns. It’s reprehensible.