The battle to remove Gordhan and ultimately President Cyril Ramaphosa from office is in full swing, writes Adriaan Basson.
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A man has been arrested in connection with the human trafficking and sexual exploitation of a woman in Bloemfontein, the Hawks have said.
A Catholic mass was held on Sunday for Vietnamese feared among 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain, as families desperately awaited news about missing relatives who have not been heard from in days.
Nigerian police said Monday they had rescued 19 expectant mothers from a string of locations in Lagos where pregnant women were being forced to give birth to children for sale.
According to a Human Rights Watch report, survivors of human trafficking are being locked up in shelters by the Nigerian government.
Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein has found himself accused of running a sex-trafficking ring that lured dozens of young women to his home. But there are other questions, too, including how he made his money.
The World Travel & Tourism Council recently announced the formation of a global taskforce to help prevent and combat human trafficking.
Malaysian authorities say 34 Muslim Rohingya women and children were found stranded along a beach in the country's northernmost state, and are believed to have been dropped off by human traffickers.
An Argentine woman, kidnapped 32 years ago as a teenager, has been found alive and well in Bolivia following a joint investigation between the two countries.
Authorities in Colombia say they've rescued more than 40 Venezuelan women from a "21st century sex slavery" ring in which migrants were held captive and forced into prostitution.
Recent crackdowns on online sex trafficking may also be putting escorts back into street prostitution.
Seven Chinese and Taiwanese nationals have appeared in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court for operating a factory allegedly involved in the trafficking of illegal immigrants and subjecting them to forced labour.
British police investigating the discovery of 39 bodies in a truck said Friday they had arrested two people, as a security source in Hanoi said some of the victims could be Vietnamese.
Italian police have arrested three people accused of the kidnap, torture and trafficking of migrants hoping to set sail from Libya to Europe.
Nineteen Ethiopians, who had allegedly been kept against their will at a house in Mondeor, Johannesburg, have been rescued by the Hawks.
A new tool is expected to collate more accurate data relating to human trafficking, which will help fight this scourge, Deputy Minister of the Justice and Constitutional Development John Jeffery has announced on Thursday.
Fifty women who describe themselves as survivors of sex trafficking on the now-defunct Backpage.com web portal accuse Salesforce.com of profiting off each ad.
A UN report has warned that "vast areas of impunity" remain globally for people traffickers, with victims subjected to crimes ranging from sexual exploitation to organ removal.
From the simple use of cellphones, to the galactic potential of satellites, innovators and activists are hot on the tracks of human traffickers worldwide.
Pastor Timothy Omotoso's lawyer says information given to him by the State has made it impossible for the accused to defend their case.
Two men have appeared in the Bellville Regional Court for the alleged human trafficking of a woman from Johannesburg to Cape Town.
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