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Mothers are the main suspects in most SA infanticides

| CapeTalk host Kienno Kammies interviews SAMRC Professor Naeemah Abrahams about child homicides in South Africa.

CAPE TOWN - New research has found that mothers are regarded as suspected perpetrators in nearly two-thirds of child homicides in the country.

South African Medical Research Council Professor Naeemah Abrahams says there are various factors contributing to why women often abandon new born babies right after birth.

Listen the Soundcloud above as CapeTalk host Kienno Kammies chats to Abrahams.

For the full story, _ click here._

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