Couple who found the Moti brothers tell of the night of fear and drama

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Stephina Simango and Rendani Vhulade are proud of the role they played in reuniting the brothers with their family. (PHOTO: Fani Mahuntsi)
Stephina Simango and Rendani Vhulade are proud of the role they played in reuniting the brothers with their family. (PHOTO: Fani Mahuntsi)

He was shutting up shop when he heard the call for help. At first, Rendani Vhulade thought it was all in his imagination: it was around 8.30pm and the kitchen at his fast food business had already closed so he wasn’t expecting any customers. 

“At first I thought I was hearing things,” he says.

“When I got to the gate I saw four Indian boys in school uniforms standing there. That was a surprise in itself because we don’t often see Indian people here.” 

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