Dad’s fire pain: Why wasn’t even one kid saved?


Dad’s fire pain: Why wasn’t even one kid saved?

A lone shoe and a teddy bear are all that's left after four children died in a fire in a house outside Durban

Lwandile Bhengu and Bongani Mthethwa

When Zamani Thwala saw the charred room where his four little children suffered their untimely death he couldn’t hold back tears.

All he could do was ask their mother, who had allegedly left the two boys and two girls below seven years old alone in their modest KwaZulu-Natal home, why she couldn’t save even one child.

“I am in so much pain. They were so young but very sharp. They used to tell me everything,” said Thwala...

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