DA to commemorate the lives of Verdwaal children who starved to death

Media Advisory:

Tomorrow, Wednesday 28 October, the Democratic Alliance in the North West will commemorate the lives of four children who died while desperately looking for food four years ago.

The four Mmupele children – Onkarabile (2), Nkune (6), Sebengu (9) and Mapule (7) their sister from Verdwaal outside Lichtenburg died of starvation and dehydration.

A DA delegation led by Provincial Leader, Joe McGluwa MP and Dr Tutu Faleni MPL, will walk on the same route where these children lost their lives before visiting their family.

Date: Wednesday, 28 October 2015

Time: 14:00

Venue: Thusanang Health Care Centre, 340, Verdwaal 1

There will be opportunities for media interviews and photographs.