October 22, 2021

Spotlight Op-Ed: Life Esidimeni Inquest: Journal of a grieving sister

Christine’s sister, Virginia, was among the Life Esidimeni mental healthcare users who died in the tragedy. She died on 17 August 2016 and her daughter Shanice passed away on the first day of the arbitration hearings. She was 21. Christine believes she succumbed to a broken heart. *************

Christine Nxumalo at Life Esidimeni in 2017. Her sister Virginia Macapelah was one of…

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