Empowering women with legal information

Samantha Ngcolomba, Managing director at CSI Boutique says the Project Lady Liberty provides women in poor communities with legal advice on matters such as domestic abuse and maintenance.

She says the most cases are in the health industry where women tend to get mistreated and don’t know what legal steps are available to them, and with the police losing dockets or not following up on laid charges.

Ngcolomba has travelled to areas such as Alexandra, Diepsloot, Westbury and Lenasia.


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