Eight-year-old Tazne van Wyk will be laid to rest in Elsies River on Saturday.
Her body was found outside Worcester in the Western Cape last week. She was missing for more than two weeks.
The man accused of kidnapping and murdering the child, Moyhdian Pangarker, appeared briefly in the Goodwood Magistrate’s Court on February 21. Pangarker is alleged to have committed the crime while out on parole. He is expected back in court on April 17.
Meanwhile, Police Minister General Bheki Cele together with the provincial police management are expected to attend the funeral.
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Van Wyk (8) will be laid to rest at Modderdam Cemetry.