[WATCH] 'The silence against gender based violence is too loud' - Bongani Bingwa

"Where is the outrage? The marches? Where are the men? Those who are in sheer agony and horror are speaking out declaring NOT IN MY NAME?"

All questions raised by 702 Breakfast Show Host Bongani Bingwa following Wednesday's conviction of Sandile Mantsoe for the brutal murder of his ex-girlfriend Karabo Mokoena in 2017.

Mantose

Who is leading the fight against this? Who is the Tutu of the moment? The Winnie Mandela of this issue?

Bongani Bingwa, Breakfast Show host

Gender based violence, toxic masculinity, hashtag me too, women's month, gender mix - these are all catch phrases and buzz words that we have become familiar with that are increasingly being rendered meaningless as these type of brutal killings continue.

Bongani Bingwa, Breakfast Show host

Bingwa said the lack of action around gender-based violence carries with it some important moral questions.

There is perhaps no greater indication of the moral crisis we face as a society than the very loud silence around this.

Bongani Bingwa, Breakfast Show host

Watch the full comment below


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
[WATCH] Father and daughter dance-off changes tune when she starts twerking

[WATCH] Father and daughter dance-off changes tune when she starts twerking

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

Thin walls? What funny sounds have you heard in your apartment?

Thin walls? What funny sounds have you heard in your apartment?

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

'Crimes against tourists need to be taken seriously'

'Crimes against tourists need to be taken seriously'

Tourism Business Council of South Africa's Tshifhiwa Tshivhengwa raises concerns on transgressions committed against SA visitors.

Global treaty CITES to discuss protection of over 500 endangered species

Global treaty CITES to discuss protection of over 500 endangered species

SANParks large mammal ecologist Dr Sam Ferreira looks at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species in Geneva.

 'Government has not acted on all recommendations by Marikana Commission'

'Government has not acted on all recommendations by Marikana Commission'

Commission inquiry chair, Judge Ian Farlam weighs in on what has happened since the dreadful massacre seven years ago killing 34.

Mantsoe guilty of Karabo Mokoena's murder, sentencing on Thursday

Mantsoe guilty of Karabo Mokoena's murder, sentencing on Thursday

Mantsoe was accused of killing Mokoena, setting her body alight and dumping it in a veld in Lyndhurst last year.

Popular articles
Feeling tired of life and burnt-out? You may want to check this out

Feeling tired of life and burnt-out? You may want to check this out

Bruce Whitfield interviews Judy Klipin, author of “Recover from Burnout: Life Lessons to Regain your Passion and Purpose”.

'I get anxious when people talk to me about money'

'I get anxious when people talk to me about money'

Bruce Whitfield interviews comedian Anne Hirsch about her attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).

Benguela Global Fund Managers is buying Naspers, Standard Bank and Pick n Pay

Benguela Global Fund Managers is buying Naspers, Standard Bank and Pick n Pay

Zwelakhe Mnguni (CIO at Benguela Global Fund Managers) shares his stock picks of the week: Naspers, Standard Bank and Pick n Pay.

'Debt relief law may cause banks to stop lending to lower-income clients'

'Debt relief law may cause banks to stop lending to lower-income clients'

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Cas Coovadia, Managing Director at the Banking Association of South Africa.

[WATCH] Father and daughter dance-off changes tune when she starts twerking

[WATCH] Father and daughter dance-off changes tune when she starts twerking

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

Gauteng Liquor Act prohibits passengers drinking in vehicles, says MMC Sun

Gauteng Liquor Act prohibits passengers drinking in vehicles, says MMC Sun

When you do take a taxi, drink at your destination and not in the cars, says City of Johannesburg MMC for Safety Micheal Sun.