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The anguished mother of a boy, who was found murdered near his friend's house, is demanding answers. 

Busisiwe Mgcina, lying on a mattress next to her aunt and boyfriend, burst into tears when she recalled how she lost her son, Simphiwe Mgcina, 6. 

Simphiwe and Mpho Makondo, 8, disappeared on Friday evening, outside Mpho's home. 

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