Simikahle Asiphile Siyaya and Seluleko Amukelani Ngema, two children, were found dead and floating in a river in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
The 2 and 3-year-old siblings were reported missing to the KwaMsane police station in KZN’s north. They were last seen at their residence in Ogengele, Mtubatuba, on Sunday, August 20, 2022, at 14:30.
The unfortunate development was confirmed by police spokeswoman Constable Thenjiswa Ngcobo in a statement on Friday, August 26.
“On 25 August 2022 at 14:20, KwaMsane police were called to Ogengele area near uMvuzane River where two bodies were found floating in the river. They were identified by family members as the children who went missing on Sunday, 20 August 2022. An inquest docket was opened at KwaMsane SAPS.” he said.