Naledi Lethoba's family mourning the death of beloved student

Naledi Lethoba's family mourning the death of beloved student

Naledi Lethoba's family has been left heart-broken and with unanswered questions after their beloved daughter's death. The young woman's body was found in an open field, burnt and mutilated.

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Naledi Lethoba's disappearance and subsequent death made headlines across South Africa, and now her family is calling for justice.

The 21-year-old's body had been found, burnt and mutilated, in an open field in May, with her family finally laying her to rest over the weekend.

Briefly.co.za reported earlier that a video had caused waves on social media, surrounded by rumours that it revealed the last moments of Naledi's life. The video had been a fake, but had added to the controversy surrounding her murder.

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Meanwhile, a 19-year-old has appeared in court in relation to Lethoba's death. The accused is a fellow student at Goldfield TVET College.

As things stand, the motive for the murder is unknown, with a court date for 14 June set for a formal bail application, reports eNCA.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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