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“Let Women Lead Initiation Debate” by Mthetho Tshemese

Ulwaluko, the ritual of amaXhosa through which boys are made into men, has come under considerable scrutiny in the last number of years. Each year around June and December scores of boys and men die or get injured during initiation. The traditional leaders as well as politicians who may be in a position to act … Continue reading