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Mother gets four life sentences for killing her 4 children with rat poison



A South African lady, Zinhle Maditla, has been prosecuted for killing her four children aged between 11 months and eight years old, was sentenced life sentence by an Mpumalanga high, court on Friday, September 20.

Ruling on the case, Judge Sheila Mphahlele said she couldn’t find any reason to deviate from the prescribed minimum sentence. eNCA reported that she further stated that a life imprisonment for all four children is the right sentence.

Their mother was meant to nurture and protect them. . . She betrayed her own children” she said.

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It was reported that Maditla had gone to meet the father of two of her children who had promised to buy them food and Christmas clothes when she allegedly found him with another woman. She reportedly got into an argument with him thereafter.

The lady who killed her children identified as Ethan, Sha, iqua, Blessing, and Minenhle on December 26, 2018, and confessed to a friend four days later, apologized and the family and the fathers of her late children earlier this week.

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