ACCOUNTABILITY AT THE HEART OF TRUST
Article by: Dumisane Dube.
The South African Broadcast Corporation (SABC) has expressed outrage following the attack of one of its radio personality Dimakatso Ratselane, of Lesedi FM.
It was reported that Ratselane was allegedly stabbed multiples times by her husband.
Ratselane was found by a search party in Bloemfotein on Friday morning while her suspected attacker, her husband is allegedly on the run.
The spokesperson of SABC Mmoni Seapelo said the cooperation was devastated by the brutal attack on their employee.
“The SABC is saddened by the gender-based violence incident concerning one of its female news employees based in the Free State. The SABC wishes to express outrage and condemns the incident. The corporation views the horrendous incident as one of the enormous threats to the right to life. The SABC also wishes the concerned employee a speedy recovery.” Said Seapelo.
Ratselane is fighting for her life in hospital.
Free State police have opened a case of attempted murder.
The police are also requesting anyone who might know the whereabouts of the suspect to contact them.
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