Gender violence in the Spotlight

Community help sought in search of missing 13-year-old

The office of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba earlier promised a caller on the Azania Mosaka show that they would assist him in finding his 13-year-old step daughter, who is believed to be held against her will, in a hijacked building in central Johannesburg.

Soon after the call for help was made, Johannesburg Mayor, Herman Mashaba together with the Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Department (JMPD) took to the streets of Johannesburg in search of the 13-year-old.

13-year-old Kitso Mothibe. Picture: Picture: Twitter/@HermanMashaba

A photo of Kitso Mothibe, shared by Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba on twitter

Meanwhile members of the community who might know of Kitso's whereabouts - or have any information pertaining to this case - have been encouraged to use the anonymous tipoff service CRIMELINE, by smsing to 32211.

Also read: Caller shares how police refused to help him find missing daughter

Listen: Herman Mashaba's office vows to help rescue Kabelo's daughter from drug den


This article first appeared on 702 : Community help sought in search of missing 13-year-old


Recommended

by THE NEWSROOM
Read More
Herman Mashaba's office vows to help rescue Kabelo's daughter from drug den

Herman Mashaba's office vows to help rescue Kabelo's daughter from drug den

The office of Mayor, Herman Mashaba says it will do all it can to work with the police and bring Kabelo's daughter home.

Mashaba won't talk to Eldos residents until he has the housing budget to deliver

Mashaba won't talk to Eldos residents until he has the housing budget to deliver

Johannesburg mayor sat down with Eusebius McKaiser 9 months into his tenure and says his housing budget was cut by half.

SA Constitution guarantees 'adequate' housing for all

SA Constitution guarantees 'adequate' housing for all

The south of Johannesburg has been affected by protests as residents take to the street demanding houses and service delivery.

DA City of Joburg says its constrained by previous ANC administration's budget

DA City of Joburg says its constrained by previous ANC administration's budget

City says they haven't been able to make all the changes needed as they still work with IDP of the prior administration.

Mashaba moves to insource security guards come Jan 2018

Mashaba moves to insource security guards come Jan 2018

Mashaba is also on a mission to identify owners of buildings in the city centre that he says are harbouring criminals.

Mashaba: Vote me out if Joburg hasn't grown by 5% in 2021

Mashaba: Vote me out if Joburg hasn't grown by 5% in 2021

Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba is confident that he can grow the City's economy by 5% and asks residents to vote him out if he fails.

Popular articles
Social media give President Ramaphosa the nod

Social media give President Ramaphosa the nod

Social media reacts with love and hope to President Ramaphosa's maiden State Of the Nation Address.

‘Maimane, Malema will find Ramaphosa harder to deal with than easy-target Zuma’

‘Maimane, Malema will find Ramaphosa harder to deal with than easy-target Zuma’

Afternoon Drive’s Stephen Grootes interviews Senior Research Associate at the Institute for Security Studies Judith February.

EFF's walk out was bizarre - Baleka Mbete

EFF's walk out was bizarre - Baleka Mbete

Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete shares her views on the future of Parliament and the readiness for Sona 2018

Hawks video shows fugitive Ajay Gupta leaving SA

Hawks video shows fugitive Ajay Gupta leaving SA

The Hawks are in possession of video footage showing Gupta, wanted in connection with Vrede dairy farm scandal, leaving SA.

Hope Ramaphosa: Cyril never lifted a finger to me, he wouldn't beat a woman

Hope Ramaphosa: Cyril never lifted a finger to me, he wouldn't beat a woman

Cyril Ramaphosa's ex-wife says abuse allegations spread by EFF leader Julius Malema are an attempt to tarnish his reputation.