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26 April 2017 00:16 (South Africa)

SA Human Rights Commission slams government's response to xenophobia

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

The SA Human Rights Commission has criticised the government's lack of urgency in dealing with xenophobic violence. Commission chairman Lawrence Mushwana told MPs on Wednesday that the majority of departments had so far failed to respond to the body's March report on xenophobia, despite assurances that they would make recommendations within a month. Hmmm, how many months has it been since April again?  Read more: Times Live

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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