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#LetsBhekisisaIt: The men who gained their voices

  • A decade ago our editor-in-chief wrote a story on the issue of botched circumcisions in the rural Eastern Cape. Her reporting on the matter resulted in policy changes in how traditional circumcisers and medical doctors work together — possibly saving many lives.
  • In a new series we’re launching called ‘Let’s Bhekisisa it’ we get a glimpse from Mia Malan about the story behind ‘The boys who lost their manhood’.

In today’s newsletter, Mia Malan takes you back to 2013 and reflects on a deadly circumcision season. Sign up.

Yolanda Mdzeke is a multimedia reporter at Bhekisisa.