Uyinene Mrwetyana’s family wants post office turned into wellness centre

Uyinene Mrwetyana’s family wants post office turned into wellness centre

- The family of murdered student, Uyinene Mrwetyana, want something positive to come from the tragedy

- They are hoping to turn the Clareinch post office, where she was killed, into a wellness centre

- Her mother shared this hopeful dream with SA during the launch of the Uyinene Mrwetyana Foundation in Makhanda, the Eastern Cape

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Uyinene Mrwetyana's tragic death has called South Africa into action. It was the last straw that broke the camel's back and the country has been up in arms over the treatment of women in Mzansi.

On Friday, 29 November, the student's family launched the Uyinene Mrwetyana Foundation in Makhanda, the Eastern Cape.

It was at this event that the family also shared they wish to turn the site of her death into a place of healing, as reported on by The Citizen.

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Her mother said the family's goal is to take the Clareinch post office from a place of trauma to a place of healing.

Briefly.co.za gathered that the foundation's aim it helping the country take on the violence against women in South Africa.

This comes almost 2 weeks after President Cyril Ramaphosa voiced his approval after Luyanda Botha was handed three life sentences for the murder,

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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