Well, South Africa is known for turning sad situations into challenges. This week on trending videos is the emotional Cutting Edge episode about a woman named Nokuthula
Nokuthula Mjekula, according to SABC1’s investigative journalism show – Cutting Edge, was presumed dead after leaving her home back in 2016 for Capetown but allegedly resurrected from death.
Nokuthula left her hometown (Port Elizabeth) without informing her family after she allegedly felt neglected and abandoned by her family members.
Her disappearance left many stunned leading to a manhunt launched to locate her whereabouts.
The family could not locate Nokuthula until they were informed of a battered and bruised body of a woman who was found dead in the area.
The family went to the mortuary to identify the body but because it was badly injured, they couldn’t identify her face and skin. They made endless trips to the mortuary and her mom said it was her.
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The family decided to bury the body but a few years later things changed when they heard a story of a man on the radio who said he has information about Nokuthula. They contacted the man who later connected them with Nokuthula.
As narrated well by ZALebs, Nokuthula confirmed that she is alive and later came home. In an emotionally charged scene Nokuthula’s mom broke down as she saw her, she spoke about how her alleged death affected her.
The entire family was also reeling in shock and pain but Nokuthula’s mom cries left many twitter users in stitches as she repeatedly said ‘Nokuthula, Nokuthula, Nokuthula’ while sobbing and crying.
Watch, Cutting Edge Full Nokuthula Episode
Though the whole situation was teary and emotional, South Africans decided to turn this into a song remix.
DJ Maphorisa’s viral song ‘Phoyisa’ was remixed along with the scene from Cutting Edge.