Can a Makoti also be a feminist? A traditional wife and a married feminist share their experiences

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Makoti Unveiled is hosted by Siya Tsewu
Makoti Unveiled is hosted by Siya Tsewu

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Many African cultures are now seen to be deeply patriarchal, and the role of the makoti is usually that of a "helper or supporter" to the husband and his family.

Many modern women who identify as feminists are rejecting this view, however, as they seek gender equality in all areas – including marriage.

But can culture and feminism co-exist?

In this episode, Siya Tsewu speaks to married women with two different ideologies.

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