Ex-husband of slain Joburg woman who was chopped into pieces speaks out

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Yolandi Botes and her three daughter. (PHOTO: Supplied)
Yolandi Botes and her three daughter. (PHOTO: Supplied)

Even in a country hardened to crime, this one stands out. A young mother disappears after telling her mother she’s waiting for an Uber to fetch her from a Johannesburg shopping mall.

A search ensues but there’s no trace of her – until nine days later when a man and his son go fishing along the banks of the Vaal River.

The boy spots something in the water that looks like a body part. That’s exactly what it is – and soon more and more parts of the body are found in the water.

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