Media Statements

Deputy Minister Bapela Visits Orange Farm to Address Initiate Abductions  


COGTA Deputy Minister responsible for Traditional Affairs, Honourable Obed Bapela will meet with Police, community members as well as parents of the children who have been taken to illegal initiation schools without their consent at Orange Farm. The Deputy Minister says that issues such as kidnapping, abduction, beatings and assault of young initiation require urgent attention in order to protect the lives of these young boys.


The event will take place as follows:


Date:              13 July 2016 (Wednesday)


Venue:           Orange Farm Police Station


Time:              11:00


Media is invited.



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