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Seven-Year-Old Grade Two Learner Allegedly Raped By Grade Seven Learner In School

Medical personnel at the clinic conducted an examination and confirmed that the young girl had indeed been raped. The suspect, also a minor, remains unidentified as investigations continue.

A seven-year-old grade two learner was allegedly raped by a grade seven learner at a primary school in Shongoane village, Lephalale, Limpopo.

The incident occurred in the school toilets on Friday afternoon, leaving the victim traumatised and her family devastated.

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According to police spokesperson Malesela Ledwaba, the victim arrived home complaining of leg injuries. Her mother initially thought it was a minor injury, but after a few minutes, the seven-year-old girl began crying and was placed on the bed for observation.

Disturbingly, the mother noticed something amiss with the child’s private parts and rushed her to a local clinic.

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Medical personnel at the clinic conducted an examination and confirmed that the young girl had indeed been raped. The suspect, also a minor, remains unidentified as investigations continue.

The incident has sent shockwaves through the community, raising concerns about safety within schools. Parents, teachers, and community leaders are calling for urgent action to prevent such heinous acts from occurring again.

Lephalale police have opened a rape case, and authorities are working tirelessly to identify the perpetrator and bring them to justice. The incident highlights the need for increased vigilance and awareness to protect our children in educational settings.

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The victim and her family are receiving support and counselling during this traumatic time. Community organizations and social workers are rallying to provide assistance and ensure the girl’s well-being.

As the investigation unfolds, the community awaits justice for the young victim. Schools must remain safe spaces for learning and growth, and incidents like this serve as a stark reminder of the importance of safeguarding our children.

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Parusha Naidoo for SurgeZirc SA
Parusha Naidoo for SurgeZirc SA
Parusha Naidoo is a skilled journalist who writes local and world news for SurgeZirc South Africa. With a passion for delivering accurate and reliable information, Parusha has become a trusted voice in the news industry. With years of experience in the field, Parusha has developed a keen eye for identifying important stories and presenting them in a clear and concise manner.
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