‘Melkbos Monster’ | It’s D-Day for embattled crèche as Hervormde Church decides its tenant’s fate

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
loading...
Loading, please wait...
Babbel & Krabbel in Melkbosstrand.
Babbel & Krabbel in Melkbosstrand.
Tammy Petersen

All eyes are on the Hervormde Church this weekend as it mulls the eviction of the play school at the heart of the Melkbosstrand toddler-rape scandal.

On Friday, the scribe of the church’s Cape Town parish, which includes the Melkbosstrand congregation, would only confirm that an update would be available by Saturday afternoon. The church has been Babbel & Krabbel’s landlord since 1995.

Read this for free
Get 14 days free to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Voting Booth
Do you think striking Eskom workers should be fired?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes, they must face disciplinary action and possible charges
66% - 3226 votes
No, stop scapegoating underpaid workers for government's mess
12% - 590 votes
Well, firing them won't solve the load shedding crisis
21% - 1037 votes
Vote
Rand - Dollar
16.73
+0.4%
Rand - Pound
20.10
-0.4%
Rand - Euro
17.08
+0.1%
Rand - Aus dollar
11.45
-0.5%
Rand - Yen
0.12
+0.4%
Gold
1,742.18
+0.2%
Silver
19.38
+0.9%
Palladium
1,971.50
+2.5%
Platinum
873.50
+1.7%
Brent Crude
100.69
-2.1%
Top 40
61,332
+2.7%
All Share
67,466
+2.6%
Resource 10
63,414
+4.9%
Industrial 25
82,911
+1.8%
Financial 15
14,683
+2.0%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo
Editorial feedback and complaints

Contact the public editor with feedback for our journalists, complaints, queries or suggestions about articles on News24.

LEARN MORE