Police in Mahwelereng  are investigating a case of a missing man following the disappearance of a 46-year-old mentally challenged male. Ntswele Martin Puka residing at Sekgakgapeng village in Mokopane, Limpopo has gone missing.  

According to the reports it is alleged that Martin was last seen while home by his family members on Friday 02 December 2022 at about 06:30.

He has since never been seen again at home. 

The Search team comprising members of SAPS and the family conducted searches from the surrounding areas as well as from the friends and relatives without success. 

Ntswele Martin Puka: Missing Man
Ntswele Martin Puka: Missing Man


It is reported that Martin during his disappearance was wearing Blue and White striped T-Shirt. Blue tracksuit pants with Blue and Black sneakers.  

Police are appealing to anyone with information that can assist to reunite Martin with his family to contact the investigating officer Warrant Officer Martha Seduke at 061 461 6613. Alternatively 082 565 9056 or the crime stop number at 08600 10111. Or report to the nearest police station or use MySAPSApp.

Police investigations and search operations are underway.