Little Lethabo still missing

Cops say her family is holding their breath…


A 16-year-old girl who has been missing since the last week of April 2017 is still not found.

Cops say the family of Lethabo Rakgatjana is worried in light of the murder of Karabo Mokoena who had also been missing.

A missing case was opened with the Mmametlhake cops near Siyabuswa on 2 May 2017 after Lethabo disappeared on the Saturday evening of 29 April 2017.

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Investigating officer Captain Jan Phofele posted on Facebook a week ago that the girl child went missing after she went out of the house to answer her phone.



She is a Grade 10 pupil at the Mmametlhake Secondary School in the village of Mmametlhake, Mpumalanga.

“We have been posting in all media networks to reach as many people as we can,” Pholefe told 013NEWS.

Anyone with information should call detectives on 079 499 5244.

(edited by MLM)

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