News Brief

South Africans Raise Funds for Woman Who Stabbed Daughter’s Rapist to Death

More than $4, 200, for legal and counseling fees, has been raised for #LionMama.

A woman in South Africa was charged for stabbing a man to death and injuring two others. This was after she caught the three men raping her 27-year-old daughter, News24 reports.


The Eastern Cape woman, who has been christened as #LionMama on Twitter, was arrested earlier this month and released on a R500 bail.

More than $4, 200, for legal and counseling fees, has been raised for #LionMama in a fund raising campaign that was started by Natalie Kendrick.

Attoney Buhle Tonisa also offered her services for free to represent the woman.

 

Read the full story on News24 and follow the hashtag #LionMama for more.

You can donate here.

Music

The 8 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Rema, BLK JKS, Tkay Maidza, Ayra Starr and more.

Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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