3 children allegedly killed by their father laid to rest
The family was beside themselves with grief as the three tiny coffins were lowered into graves
The three children, allegedly hanged by their father in Soshanguve on Tuesday, have been laid to rest at the Winterveld cemetery near Pretoria.
The funeral held in Soshanguve was a sombre occasion.
Speakers described the childrens’ deaths as a huge loss not only to their families but to the community as well.
The family was beside themselves with grief as the three tiny coffins were lowered into graves. They battled to hold back tears.
Family representative, Angeline Ngwenya, called on authorities and community leaders to create awareness on where adults can access help to deal with depression and life challenges.
Phakamonola primary school principal, Thomas Ngubeni, where the children were learners, says their deaths are a death to millions of dreams.