Guterres: Misconduct claims plague entire UN

2017-09-19 10:43

Secretary General Antonio Guterres says sexual abuse is problem that goes beyond peacekeeping missions and plagues the entire United Nations.

Shabangu satisfied law will take its course with Manana, Mugabe

2017-09-14 21:21

Minister of Women in the Presidency Susan Shabangu said she is satisfied that the law will take its course in the respective cases of former deputy minister Mdu Manana and that of Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe.

It is essential that the ANC elects a female president – Lindiwe Sisulu

2017-08-31 22:57

It is essential that the National Congress (ANC) elect a female president at its elective conference, regardless of who that woman might be, presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu says.

Indian city under siege after clashes over 'rape guru' kill 36

2017-08-26 20:34

Hundreds of troops Saturday laid siege to the headquarters of a sect led by a controversial Indian guru whose conviction for rape triggered deadly clashes that have killed at least 36 people.

Women abuse still rife

2017-08-21 14:32

Call to take stiff action against perpetrators of violence

Teacher's killer was an 'abusive' man

2017-08-15 17:12

The sister of a Mpumalanga teacher who was shot dead in front of her learners has said that the husband was abusive.

Seek help to avoid assaulting women urges Sanco

2017-08-14 10:11

The SA National Civic Organisation (Sanco) urged men who are having personal problems to seek help instead of raising their hands against women.

Woman is confined to a wheelchair after brutal beating – from her husband

2017-08-11 16:01

The battered woman was beaten into a coma earlier this year

Denying husbands sex is abuse: Malaysian MP

2017-07-27 06:08

A Malaysian lawmaker came under fire for saying that women who deny their husbands sex were subjecting them to "psychological and emotional abuse".

ANC Women's League members put death penalty back on the table

2017-07-01 12:14

Some members of the ANC Women’s League are pushing for the return of the death penalty, in a desperate attempt to stop the murder of women, league president Bathabile Dlamini says.


DNA results will exonerate Thembisile Yende's murder accused – defence lawyer

2017-09-18 12:28

The defence attorney for David Ngwenya, who stands accused of killing Eskom employee Thembisile Yende, strongly believes that the outstanding DNA results will exonerate his client of the charges.

Woman shot dead in front of her daughter

2017-09-07 19:27

A woman has been shot at point blank range allegedly by her long-time boyfriend Trevor Allen.

Minister Zulu distances herself from rape allegations

2017-08-28 17:07

Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu has distanced herself from reports that a friend of hers allegedly raped a young woman.

We can only say we are free when women are free - Zweli Mkhize

2017-08-26 15:52

"We cannot say that there's freedom for our people unless women achieve economic emancipation," ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize says.

Mbalula aims to make reporting gender based crimes less traumatic

2017-08-17 20:21

Police Minister Fikile Mbalula has said that he is aiming his efforts at ensuring that all gender based violence crimes are made easier and less traumatic to report to the police.

Steve Lekoelea bashed by women

2017-08-14 12:30

Reports claim that faded soccer star got a serious hiding and was urinated on

Editorial: Move beyond rhetoric

2017-08-13 06:07

Justice must be seen to be done, regardless of what one’s position is. This is the only way we can have complete confidence that the rule of law knows no colour or what position one holds in society.

Khayelitsha woman, 26, found beaten to death, was escaping abusive boyfriend

2017-08-09 22:04

The 26-year-old woman believed to have been beaten to death in Khayelitsha, Cape Town, fled the township months before to escape her abusive boyfriend, her aunt says.

'Emotionally bruised' artist left with questions over Airbnb staircase assault

2017-07-12 18:43

Zanele Muholi has expressed outrage at the attack on her friend at an Airbnb property in Amsterdam, which left her injured after tumbling down a staircase.

'I was in an abusive relationship' - kidnapping survivor

Before Bukelwa Moerane was involved in a kidnapping incident, she ended her abusive relationship with her four-year-old daughter's father. Moerane sat down with News24 to share her story. Watch.

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