Rhodes University Vice Chancellor, Dr Sizwe Mabizela, has strongly condemned violence against women.
The Wynberg Magistrate’s Court has heard that the investigation into the murder and rape of UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana is complete and that the prosecution is ready for trial on November 15 in the High Court in Cape Town.
A 42-year-old suspect is due back in the Wynberg Magistrates Court in Cape Town on Tuesday in connection with the rape and murder of UCT student, Uyinene Mrwetyana.
Esona Mrwetyana, the brother of the slain 19-year-old University of Cape Town student Uyinene Mrwetyana, has apologised to his sister for not being there to protect her from her attacker on the fateful day she was killed.
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.
Slain University of Cape Town Media Studies student Uyinene Mrwetyana is being laid to rest.
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 state has told the Wynberg Magistrates Court in Cape Town that a 42-year-old man has confessed to murdering 19-year-old UCT student, Uyinene Mrwetyana.
In his weekly letter from the President’s Desk, President Cyril Ramaphosa says government’s Emergency Action Plan to deal with the scourge of gender based violence is being implemented and is beginning to bear fruit.