The IAAF contend that Semenya and other female athletes that are classed as having differences in sexual development (DSDs) gain an unfair advantage due to their higher testosterone levels.
Sports Minister Thokozile Xasa has again strongly criticised the new regulations of the International Association of Athletics Federation.
It’ll be 10 years ago in August that the world first heard about Caster Semenya. She had smashed her own personal best times in winning gold in the 800 metres at the World Championships in Berlin
Deputy Minister of International Relations Luwellyn Landers has called on for multinational corporations and international organizations who infringe on human rights to be held accountable under the international human rights law.
SA ambassador to the United Nations Nozipho Mxakato-Diseko has called for the Human Rights Council to intervene and take action against IAAF, as it deals with world and Olympic champion Caster Semenya’s case.