South Africa, 7 September 2015

Journalist, Lindile Mpanza of Special Assignment, recently made a documentary on hate crimes that was screened on SABC TV on 30 August.

In the programme, she highlights issues of:

  • recent hate crime cases of Disebo Gift Makau and Thembelihle Sokhela
  • lack of hate crimes legislation in South Africa
  • the Rapid Response Team and the National Task Team
  • sexual orientation and gender identity