Pakistani police have detained 20 suspects as they investigate the possibility of a serial killer being behind the suspected murder and sexual assault of three boys in a district which has a history of child abuse and abduction.
The parents of learners, who were raped allegedly by three members of staff at a school in eNgcobo in the Eastern Cape, say they fear that their children will be victimised at the school.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has repeated the call to protect the women of South Africa against abuse. The President was addressing members of the community at Ekurhuleni on Gauteng’s East Rand following the recent wave of looting and violence that has rocked the province.
The Department of Social Development has removed 17 children from the Al Noor Child and Youth Care Centre in Woodstock, in Cape Town over abuse allegations.
The principal of the Carletonville crèche that is the subject of videos showing the beating of a toddler, says she did not know about the alleged abuse.