Woman’s body found on Table Mountain
CAPE TOWN—A de composed body ofa woman was discovered on Table Mountain in Cape Town yesterday morning, Western Cape police confirmed.
Ca pt ainF.C.vanWyk said that the provincial detectives’ team and park rangers made the discovery.
“A post mortem will be conducted to determine cause of death and identity ,” he said.
Police officers and the forensic team were still on the scene, with Taf el berg Road said to be cordoned off to members of the public.
The last publicised disappearance on the mountain was that of Uni cef associate director for human resources Charlotte Nikoi, who disappeared without a trace while hiking with her family two months ago.
Her husband, Chris, previously told News 24 he, Nikoiandt heir daughter had decided togo for the walk on the mountain on Human Rights Day, March 21. However, less than an hour into the walk, Nikoi said she was turning back.
They had planned to meet again at the start of the trail, but she was not there.