Ramaphosa visits Uyinene's family: Pays tribute to fallen student


- briefly.co.za | 7 months ago

- President Cyril Ramaphosa has visited the home of slain UCT student Uyinene Mrwetyana- This comes after the nation mourned the bitter ending that met the beloved young woman- Ramaphosa had recently addressed scored of protesters, denouncing gender-based violence outside of the World Economic ForumPresident Cyril Ramaphosa visited the home and family of Uyinene Mrwetyana in the Eastern Cape today.Briefly.co.za reported that the brutal murder of the 19-year-old UCT student had shaken South Africa to the core.

Her death was among the many that prompted the Total Shutdown movement, a stand against the violence facing the nation's women and children. Ramaphosa had been forced to abandon his appearance at the World Economic Forum in order to address the protesters outside of the venue, saying that Parliament will be tasked with ensuring a plan to aid in protecting female citizens.

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