Grieving families have waited for two years for loved ones' remains

DNA results backlogs delay justice

Mandla Khoza Freelance journalist

The backlog of DNA results in Mpumalanga is not only frustrating prosecutors and law-enforcement agencies, it has also resulted in some long standing court cases of rape, murder and gender-based violence remaining unresolved and some victims still to be buried.

The delay has led to about 80% of criminal cases not being concluded in the province...

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