President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for a national campaign to deal with gender-based violence in the country.
Western Cape Premier Alan Winde says the gender based violence rampant in most parts of the province cannot be tolerated any longer.
Ten people have been arrested during a protest against gender based violence in the Cape Town CBD.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says men who abuse women have no place in society. He was addressing thousands of people who have converged outside Parliament, dressed in black, calling for an end to gender based violence.
The family of slain University of Cape Town student Uyinene Mrwetyana says her murder served as the push needed for the country to unite and demand the protection of women.