Pt 2 - President Cyril Ramaphosa recently signed three GBV legislations that places strong emphasis against granting of bail to the perpetrators of rape, sexual violence and GBV, but has this impacted the people on the ground affected by GBV continuously? Today we chat to Kentse Badirwang about a 6-year-old girl who was raped by 4 men in her community, and they have all been let out on bail. What more can we do?More info
With domestic violence escalating during COVID-19 lockdowns, President Cyril Ramaphosa declared sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) against girls and women a “second pandemic” raging in our country. Our nation has one of the world's highest rates of rape and femicide, and recently, several brutal killings have caused horror and public outcry. Join Gareth Cliff in conversation with Dr Roze Phillips (Head of People and Culture at Absa), feminist social worker Keitumetse Fatimata Moutloatse, and Busi Mkhumbuzi-Pooe (activist and entrepreneur), whose friend Tshegofatso Pule was brutally murdered in June. Brought to you by Absa.More info
Can you trust the Covid-19 tests?
From Bridgette Motsepe-Radebe‘s alleged scandalous links to Botswana, to the impact of the elections in Somalia... Gareth, Kanthan and guest Jean-Jacques Cornish tackle the week's biggest political stories. And while we're all still grappling with the ramifications of the Covid-19 pandemic, the team debates how unlocking countries should work. Brought to you by Nando’s.More info