Initiation deaths: ‘culprits will be charged with murder’

2012-08-14 10:15

The Eastern Cape government will move for traditional surgeons or nurses found to be responsible for the death of an initiate during the traditional Xhosa rite of passage to be charged with murder.

Qoboshiyane said deaths were the result of “negligence and the erosion of basic values that underpinned this custom”. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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