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SAHRC hearing into racism and social media into second day

JOHANNESBURG– An investigative hearing into racism and social media kicked off in Braamfontein, Johannesburg on Wednesday at the South African Human Rights Commission’s (SAHRC’s) offices. The SAHRC engaged with key stakeholders, including the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA), the SA Police Service (SAPS), and Helen Suzman Foundation on their submissions of what measures can be used […]

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SAHRC hosts investigative hearing on racism and social media

JOHANNESBURG – The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) is hosting a two-day National Investigative Hearing on Racism and Social Media in South Africa from Wednesday. The Hearing Panel will comprise of Chairperson of the SAHRC Adv. Bongani Majola, responsible for the Equality portfolio; Commissioner Angie Makwetla, who leads the SAHRC’s Children’s Rights portfolio; and […]

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ANC opens crimen injuria case against DA councillor for alleged racist remarks

DURBAN – The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday, opened a case of crimen injuria against the Democratic Alliance’s provincial chairman in Pietermaritzburg for alleged racists remarks. ANC provincial spokesman Mdumiseni Ntuli said the case was opened at the Mountain Rise police station in Pietermaritzburg. According to the ANC, Chetty is alleged to have […]