Police Minister Bheki Cele has revealed graphic details leading to the murder of Uyinene Mrwetyana. Cele was speaking at the funeral service of the slain 19-year-old University of Cape Town student which took place at the Abbotsford Christian Centre in East London in the Eastern Cape.
University of Cape Town (UCT) Vice-Chancellor, Prof Mamokgethi Phakeng, has announced the establishment of the Uyinene Mrwetyana Scholarship for women in humanity studies.
Slain University of Cape Town film and media studies student Uyinene Mrwetyana will be buried at her home in Centane in the Eastern Cape on Saturday.
The family of slain University of Cape Town student Uyinene Mrwetyana says her murder served as the push needed for the country to unite and demand the protection of women.
A 42-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the disappearance of 19-year-old University of Cape Town student, Uyinene Mrwetyana.