Mom, baby in ID bungle

NIGHTMARE EXPERIENCE: Nosive Kapo is battling to register her firstborn, Avethandwa. Picture: JUDY DE VEGA
NIGHTMARE EXPERIENCE: Nosive Kapo is battling to register her firstborn, Avethandwa. Picture: JUDY DE VEGA

A MOTHER has not been able to register her five-month-old son – because, officials say, she had another son in a different province six months previously.

Nosive Kapo, 26, of Motherwell NU12 in Port Elizabeth, has been battling since Avethandwa’s birth in January to register her baby boy, her first – and only – child.

“I explained to them that Avethandwa was my firstborn but that fell on deaf ears,” a frustrated Kapo said. – Yoliswa Sobuwa

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