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Gender-based violence and femicide under spotlight

29 February 2020, 12:30 PM

Shocking details of gender-based violence and Femicide (GBVF) have emerged at a gathering aimed at reducing gender based violence.

SABC launches “No Means No” campaign against rape, femicide

18 February 2020, 10:04 AM

South African women need to be empowered and taught that it is okay to say NO when they do not want to engage in any sexual activity, that’s the predominant message highlighted in the SABC “No Means No” campaign.

Cele says he will not tolerate femicide and abuse of women

27 January 2020, 8:49 PM

Police Minister Bheki Cele says he will not tolerate femicide and abuse of women, even in the police force.

Azapo President Strike Thokoane said, “Number one, we regroup - that's the first thing we are going to be dealing with because of what has happened in the past.

Azapo congress to focus on femicide, HIV/AIDS

30 November 2019, 8:42 AM

Azapo’s two day congress will be held under the theme, Land, Liberation and Dignity, with a focus on topics such as femicide and HIV/AIDS.

Gender Summit shines spotlight on femicide and domestic violence

26 November 2019, 6:38 PM

Femicide, domestic violence, sexual harassment and the sexual assault of both women and children are just some of the crimes that came under the spotlight at the inaugural Gender Summit taking place in George in the Southern Cape.

Executive Mayor Olly Mlamleli speaking in Mangaung.

Free State ANCWL calls for death sentence amid scourge of femicide

10 September 2019, 6:12 AM

Free State provincial ANC women’s league chairperson Olly Mlamleli calls for a state of emergency and the return of the death penalty.

Sentencing in Vaal femicide case expected on Tuesday

27 May 2019, 8:21 PM

The man accused of shooting and killing a Vaal student last year has been found guilty of premeditated murder in the high court in Johannesburg sitting at the Palm Ridge court on Gauteng’s Eastrand.

Lebohang Mofokeng and Jabulile Nhlapo

High Court to hand out judgment in Vaal femicide case

26 May 2019, 9:10 PM

The High Court will on Monday hand down judgment in the Vaal femicide case. 29-year old Lebohang Mofokeng is on trial for the murder of his ex-girlfriend.

Masutha addresses Gender-based Violence and Femicide summit

1 November 2018, 12:28 PM

Justice and Correctional Services Minister, Michael Masutha, says much needs to be done to improve the performance and efficiency of the justice system when dealing with gender-based violence.

‘Police failed to protect Soweto femicide victim’

2 June 2018, 7:12 AM

Gauteng Community Safety MEC Sizakhele Nkosi-Malobane says police should account for failing to protect Nomsa Maduna.



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