A missing person case was opened up for Goisame Thamara Sithole on Thursday, June 10, filed at the Tembisa South police station.
She has been dubbed the mother of the ‘Tembisa 10’, in light of being pregnant with 10 babies simultaneously and giving birth to the ten little ones, allegedly.
However, news recently broke that the mother of the ‘Tembisa 10’ has reached out to the Gauteng Department of Social Development, as per News24.
The publication states that the department confirmed that Sithole did contact them after the missing person’s case was opened.
Sithole “is not missing” the department announced in a statement today, June 11.
The Gauteng Social Development confirms that the mother of the decuplets is not missing.
— IOL News (@IOL) June 11, 2021
The provincial SAPs have been notified.
Additionally, the department expressed that no interviews will take place until “it is ready to do so,” reported News24.
The mystery of ‘Tembisa 10’ mother seems to continue…
The government has disclosed that they had no record of the births, yet the family of Sithole has insisted the babies were indeed born.