National 23.2.2017 09:53 pm

Xenophobic attacks reveal atrocities suffered by trafficked girls – commission

Parents and guardians were urged to be very wary when their children started bringing money and valuables home.

The recent flare up of xenophobic violence in Rosettenville in Johannesburg and in Pretoria West had revealed the atrocities suffered by young girls who were trafficked or exploited in the country, the Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) said on Thursday.

Xenophobic attacks reveal atrocities suffered by trafficked girls – commission
Xenophobic attacks reveal atrocities suffered by trafficked girls – commission

Xenophobic attacks reveal atrocities suffered by trafficked girls – commission

Parents and guardians were urged to be very wary when their children started bringing money and valuables home.

People with fake qualifications to be named and shamed, says Nzimande
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People with fake qualifications to be named and shamed, says Nzimande

Minister Nzimande said the department took the matter seriously and had embarked on legislative measures to curb ‘phoney’ qualifications.
Cancellation of Jozi@Work programme irks Gauteng MEC
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Cancellation of Jozi@Work programme irks Gauteng MEC

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Motsoaledi says Esidimeni tragedy was ‘a moment of madness’

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City Power MD takes leave while graft probe continues
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Mashaba said he was declaring war on corruption at the power at the utility.
Tempers flare during eviction of ‘land invaders’ in PE
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The residents protested against the eviction, saying they were unhappy with the way it was handled.
MTN urges ‘restraint and calm’ following attacks on foreigners
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MTN urges ‘restraint and calm’ following attacks on foreigners

This after buildings and houses suspected to be drug dens and brothels were burned in Rosettenville.
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Nkoana-Mashabane leads SA delegation at SADC meeting in Tanzania

The meeting started on Monday and will conclude on Friday in Dar es Salaam.
Mashaba says ANC was behind violent Joburg Council meeting
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Mashaba says ANC was behind violent Joburg Council meeting

The mayor says the ‘ANC protestors’ threatened the lives of councillors and City employees.

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