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Challenges of confronting sextortion in Zimbabwe


Many students are put under pressure to have sex for good grades, but when they bravely report this, justice is often hard to achieve.

Muchaneta Mundopa
>Muchaneta Mundopa
Apr 15 · 4 min read

This article addresses the sensitive topic of sexual violence and may be upsetting to some readers. Reader discretion is advised.

“I reported my case, but nothing was

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Nelson Mandela
February 11

Nelson Mandela released from prison

Nelson Mandela, leader of the movement to end South African apartheid, is released from prison after 27 years on February 11, 1990.

In 1944, Mandela, a lawyer, joined the African National Congress (ANC), the oldest black political organization in South Africa, where he became a leader of Johannesburg’s youth wing of the ANC. In 1952, he became deputy national president of the ANC, advocating nonviolent resistance to

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South Africa opens inquest into ‘suicide’ of anti-apartheid activist after nearly forty years


SOUTH AFRICAN authorities opened an inquest into the death of an anti-apartheid activist in police custody today, nearly 40 years after he was found dead in his cell.

Dr Neill Aggett was

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This summer, we travelled to the Gambia to talk to communities who suffered under the regime of former dictator Yahya Jammeh. Their stories are testimonies to the human cost of corruption – and to people’s perseverance.

“We want to move forward. We are looking for a better Gambia,” said one person.  

This Giving Tuesday, we ask you to help us support communities in countries like the

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