Gauteng pupil kidnapped, ransom demanded

Gauteng pupil kidnapped, ransom demanded

2/26/2020

Gauteng pupil kidnapped, ransom demanded

A Gauteng pupil has been kidnapped on Monday while waiting outside his school, Queens High, in Johannesburg, the Gauteng Education Department said in a statement late on Tuesday night.

A Gauteng pupil, Lindokuhle Masuku, has been kidnapped on Monday while waiting outside his school, Queens High, in Johannesburg, the Gauteng Education Department said in a statement late on Tuesday night. Grade 8 pupil Masuku was waiting for his transport when he was taken, said the department. “Subsequently, it is alleged that a ransom of about [R5 million] has been demanded for his release,” said Steve Mabona, the department’s spokesperson. Police are investigating the 14-year-old’s kidnapping. Johannesburg police officials haven’t immediately been available for comment. At the same time, the department said a 15-year-old girl, Kate Spies, has gone missing. The Grade 8 Lantern School is normally picked up by her parents but this did not happen on Tuesday. The details of her disappearance are still unclear. This is a developing story. More to follow. NEXT ON NEWS24 Read more: News24

🙏🏾 The kidnappers must be found and the child saved. I feel so angry about this that if they were here I think I would become physical. I hate to think of the fear this child is going through. Kidnappers should get the death penalty!

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Msimanga accuses Makhura of failing to deliverGauteng DA leader Solly Msimanga says Gauteng Premier David Makhura must take action now to boost economic growth and jobs. Thula Msimanga, Uhlulwa yiPitoli. Thula Msimanga, Uhlulwe Yi pitoli. Ntate SollyMsimanga, I know that you're spot on, about David_Makhura, but you're yourself standing on quicksand. Our_DA is a hopeless party these days. I hope your not waiting for the local elections to hear the pin dropping, sort out the mess your organisation has become.

Mamelodi flood survivors picket outside Gauteng Sopa venueDisgruntled Gauteng residents gathered outside the venue where Gauteng Premier David Makhura was delivering the State of the Province Address. Victims!🤔 Typical anti African narrative......eNCA helping to sustain the 'gordhan is great' narrative by projecting SOWETO 'blacks' not paying for electricity and them NOT want to pay at all. Yet the protestors never said they don't want to pay AT ALL.



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