Eastern Cape preschool kids groomed to help stock thieves

Bhityi imbizo told how youngsters are taught to guard stolen sheep, sound alarm when a police raid happens


Stock theft in the villages of Bhityi is so rampant that children are groomed on the tricks of the deadly trade, such as guarding stolen sheep and taught how to raise the alarm when there is a police raid...

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