Palesa Madiba's mother hopes skeleton is her daughter's remains

Soweto police received a tip-off that a skeleton was buried behind a house where UJ student Palesa Madiba was last seen two years ago.

Stephen Grootes spoke to EWN reporter Masego Rahlaga about what the discovery meant for the case that had almost gone cold.

Listen to the conversation below:

Police say they received a call from a community member... This is the same house where Palesa Madiba was last seen alive.

Masego Rahlaga, EWN reporter

She (Palesa's mother) was crying uncontrollably... She was distraught... She is hoping this is her child so that she can lay her to rest

Masego Rahlaga, EWN reporter

Sumitra Nydoo on the Midday Report also spoke to EWN reporter Thando Khubeka about the latest on the gruesome discovery.

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