cape TOWN - The Commission for Gender Equality has known as at the criminal justice gadget to hurry up all gender-primarily based violence-related instances that have stalled in the machine.
The commission said the rate and efficiency with which the courts carried out the Fort Hare University regulation student Nosicelo Mtebeni's murder case is a model that ought to be applied to all instances of gender-based violence and femicide.
Mtebeni turned into stabbed and had her frame dismembered by using her boyfriend in August this yr after he accused her of dishonest.
The East London High Court in advance this week sentenced Alutha Pasile to twenty-five years behind bars after he pleaded guilty to homicide and defeating the ends of justice.
"We hope where there is a backlog in magistrates courts can be resolved as briskly as viable. We want to make sure that South Africans accept as true with inside the justice gadget and justice need to now not be heard but be visible to be achieved for every body no matter their social standing in society," stated the commission's Javu Baloyi.
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