Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo
2 minute read
4 Aug 2022
6:01 am

Women are prisoners in SA today

Kekeletso Nakeli-Dhliwayo

Now that even pregnant women are not safe, South Africa has reached a new low.

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Women are victims of a society that just does not care. Crimes against women in South Africa continue undeterred. When men are considered frustrated, women bear the brunt, when they are happy, likewise. During lockdown, everything seemed to be barred, except for killing the female population of our beloved country. ALSO READ: The issue of GBV is destroying lives We were told to stay at home, but there was no safety there as many were confined with their abusers. Meanwhile, women workers in the retail sector braved the deserted streets fearing what lurked in bushes and urban areas alike. South African...