Patrick Wisani was recently sentenced for beating his girlfriend to death. We use this case as an example of how the systems in place to prevent and respond to gender-based violence fall short. We then speak to experts about the limitations of criminal justice, what prevention interventions are working, and the obstacles to scaling what works.
23 May 2017
News Kingsley Kipury and Greg Nicolson
Journalist Kevin Bloom joins the team to talk about his investigative story into how one of the world's biggest tourism companies is culpable for the deaths of South African sailors. Then, Kingsley and Greg talk about; why the Gauteng Department of Health needs to explain the deaths of 36 of…
Proudly delivered by PostNet Courier, The Daily Daily Maverick team takes an in-depth look at climate change and its consequences for South Africa. They look at floating infrastructure as a way some drowning cities are adapting to climate change. Lastly, they consider whether the extinction of the human race is…
Proudly delivered by PostNet Courier, The Daily Maverick team speak with Ranjeni Munusamy as she reports live from the COSATU National Congress. Then Simon Allison joins the show to talk about Bamako attacks and child brides in Mozambique.
Proudly delivered by PostNet Courier, The Daily Maverick Team discuss racial and gender transformation in the legal profession. They also speak to Kenyan journalist, John Ngirachu, who was held by police for reporting on corruption before speaking to the director of Thina Sobabili about its Oscar and Golden Globes chances.
What kind of DA can we expect post Helen Zilla? UDM General Bantu Holomisa tells us what Chris Hani was really like. How can we tackle Xenophobia in SA? And finally, can Hillary Clinton become the first female president of the US?