March against rape

Thabazimbi Women’s Community Forum marched on Tuesday 7 February, in protest of the rape of a woman by a Thabazimbi Municipality Counsillor.

Thabazimbi Women’s Community Forum marched on Tuesday 7 February 2012 in front of the Magistrates Court, in protest of the alleged rape by Thabazimbi Municipality Executive Counsellor, Mr Themba Mkansi. In the public speech by Mr Kapo Motshegwa, he said that raping a woman is unjustifiable, no matter what position you are in. Mkansi was granted bail at his first hearing in January. The case was postponed to 2 March 2012.