Nelson Mandela Bay dad's anguish: My ex-wife abused our teenagers and we're trying to pick up the pieces

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A Nelson Mandela Bay mom was sentenced to 12 years in jail on 10 December last year after being convicted of forcing two of her children to perform and watch sex acts. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/ Getty Images)
A Nelson Mandela Bay mom was sentenced to 12 years in jail on 10 December last year after being convicted of forcing two of her children to perform and watch sex acts. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/ Getty Images)

He was sitting in his lounge one afternoon when his teenage daughter came up to him and said, “Daddy I can’t keep it in anymore”. 

He didn’t know what to expect but recalls jokingly replying, “Okay, if you can’t hold it in, just let it out.”

His daughter smiled sadly then shared the shocking news that turned his world upside down: her mother had forced her to watch as she performed sexual acts with her new husband, his child told him, and she couldn’t keep it a secret any longer. 

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