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Son of murdered Ukraine tourist vows to never visit SA again

The victim was extremely fond of Cape Town

The son of a Ukraine tourist murdered during an armed robbery in Hout bay on Saturday has vowed to never visit South Africa again.

Ivan Ivanov, 43, was stabbed to death on Saturday while hiking on Chapman’s Peak and his belongings were stolen. Police have arrested one suspect.

Ivanov had visited South Africa three times and wanted to spend his final weekend in the city doing his favourite activity, hiking.  Ivanov was planning to bring his family to Cape Town after falling in love with the city.

The deceased man’s son, Gleb Ivanov, said his father was extremely fond of Cape Town and had intentions of bringing the family here one day but all those plans have disappeared following the death of his Father.

More: IOL

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