Police in Lebowakgomo, Limpopo have launched a search operation for a missing 15-year-old girl Kamogelo Monyela from Mothiba-Ngwanamago village in Ga-Maja.

On Friday, 05 May 2023 at around 11:00, she left home wearing her school uniform and her mother assumed that she was going to school at Radikgomo Secondary. But she never returned home.


Her mother visited the victim’s friend who explained that the victim came to her. She took off her school uniform and dressed in a pink and white jacket with a black Jean trousers and a blue & white Puma tekkie. Thereafter she took a taxi to Polokwane and that was when she was last seen.

Request for assistance to locate a missing girl from Ga-Maja
Missing girl Kamogelo Monyela from Ga-Maja

Preliminary investigations reveal that she requested R300 from other relatives through her Facebook account. She was also claiming that she wants to go back home yet she never returned. Her cellphone is currently on voicemail.

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Searches were conducted from relatives and places she frequently visited but there was no success.

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of the missing person may contact investigating officer Lieutenant Colonel Nyamanyayo Thomas Baloyi on 0825658234. The nearest Police Station, Crime Stop on 0860010111 or also share the information on MySAPSApp.