From #AmINext to xenophobia, the stories that rocked SA in 2019

2020-01-01 07:21

From ongoing attacks on women and children, to the apparent targeting of foreign nationals and the deployment of the army to the Cape Flats – violence grabbed the major headlines in South Africa in 2019.

Restaurants open their doors to women who feel unsafe

2019-09-05 15:42

Several South African business, mostly based in the Western Cape, have embraced a new initiative, offering safe spaces to South African women.

SA boxing champ's cop boyfriend arrested following her shooting

2019-08-31 11:33

The police officer who allegedly shot and killed woman boxing champion Leighandre "Baby Lee" Jegels has been arrested, IPID has confirmed.


'She will always be in our memories and our hearts' - SA boxing champ Leighandre 'Baby Lee' Jegels laid to rest

2019-09-15 14:13

South African boxer and karate champion, Leighandre 'Baby Lee' Jegels, has been laid to rest by her loved ones in East London, in the Eastern Cape, as the country continues to battle gender-based violence.

SASCOC mourns 'devastating' death of champion SA boxer

2019-09-01 07:40

SASCOC has sent its condolences to the family of 25-year-old champion boxer Leighandre Jegels, who was shot and killed on Friday night.

SA boxing champ shot dead, allegedly by police officer boyfriend

2019-08-30 18:40

South African female boxing champion Leighandre "Baby Lee" Jegels has been shot dead, allegedly by her police officer boyfriend.

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