Groped: attacks on female media ‘barbaric’

2011-09-01 00:00

YUSUF Abramjee, chair of the National Press Club, said the actions of ANC Youth League (ANCYL) supporters who groped female journalists during the mass gathering outside Luthuli House on Tuesday were “barbaric” and had to be addressed.

Several female reporters were molested while the crowd crushed together to hear Malema speak.

Female reporters from Jacaranda FM and Eyewitness News said ANCYL supporters surrounded them, pushed them and grabbed their bodies.

A female reporter from news agency, Agence France Presse, was allegedly threatened with rape .


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