Mzansi raises a whopping R48 000 for hero who fought off rapists

Mzansi raises a whopping R48 000 for hero who fought off rapists

South Africans are doing their part in honouring Radius Masukume, the heroic man who risked his own life to rescue a woman from her rapists.

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It's wonderful to see how South Africans can come together to help each other. After a heroic man suffered several stab wounds to his face while fighting off a 45-year-old woman's rapists, Mzansi pulled together to honour him.

Briefly.co.za reported this past weekend that Mzansi managed to raise R20 000 for Radius Masukume with a crowdfunding campaign.

Not even a week later, the amount has already more than doubled, reaching R48 470, and the aim is to raise a total of R100 000.

Mzansi raises a whopping R48 000 for hero who fought off rapists

Radius Masukume risked his own life to save a lady and now he's being honour for it. Photo credit: Keep the Energy/Facebook.
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Masukume, 49, went viral after he tried to rescue a woman from two thugs, who had allegedly raped her in a field.

Without thinking twice about his own safety, Masukume charged them. His heroic actions not only prompted South Africans to raise money for him, but Masukume was also nominated for an SA Man of the Year Award.

Masukume did not want any recognition for his bravery because the father of six said he only did what he was raised to do.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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