JOHANNESBURG- As part of the centenary celebrations of former President Nelson Mandela and struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu, on Tuesday the government hosted a national #100MenMarch to stop violence against women and children.
What a turn #100MenMarch it’s start with me. Men must be the first line of defense against women and children abuse. Lets secure our vulnerable fellow citizens. Play your part, Goverment can’t police our bedrooms and living rooms. pic.twitter.com/YBgD6JAGji
— Hlengani Mathebula (@Hlengane) July 10, 2018
— Tumi (@tumi_matloga) July 10, 2018
— Javu CGE (@javubaloyi) July 10, 2018
Men from various sectors of society, including government, business, labor, faith-based organizations, non-profit and media organizations, who are marching against the abuse of women and children joined the march.
Legal Aid SA is at the #100MenMarch today, showing our support for the fight against women and children abuse. Stand with us in pledging support for fighting this scourge, today and every other day. pic.twitter.com/DpZ0eiNtQk
— LegalAidSouthAfrica (@LegalAidSA1) July 10, 2018
— Brencro (@Brencro1) July 10, 2018
The march seeks to raise awareness on the scourge of violence against women and children.