- Mar 26, 2010
More at: https://www.iol.co.za/capetimes/news/nursing-student-assaulted-after-being-abducted-outside-tygerberg-hospital-32263422Cape Town – The Western Cape Department of Health has expressed its shock over an incident in which a nursing student was attacked.
The first-year nursing student was abducted outside Tygerberg Hospital and sexually assaulted by unknown men on Tuesday night.
The student was released and received medical treatment at Karl Bremer Hospital’s Thuthuzela Care Centre, with counselling afforded as well, the department said on Friday.
Health MEC Dr Nomafrench Mbombo visited the student yesterday and voiced her shock over such a brutal attack.