Police in Mankweng are investigating a case of a missing person following the disappearance of a 59-year-old woman, Nurse Emily Mangena. Mangena is originally from Nobody, Thakgalang village in Limpopo.

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The victim went missing on 16 January 2022 while attending a funeral at Ga-Thoka village. She allegedly boarded a bus to Laastehoop Cemetery and never returned home and has since disappeared.


She was wearing a black dress and black doek at the time of her disappearance. Efforts to locate her at relatives and surrounding areas were unsuccessful.

Anyone with information that will assist the Police in finding the missing woman is requested to contact Investigating Officer, Captain Phillemon Malahlela 076 944 7761/ 015 286 2000. Crime stop number 0860010111 or the nearest Police Station or MySAPSApp. The Police investigations are still continuing.