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JY 201808Justice Today March 2021 Highlights:

  • Minister Lamola officially launches Point Branch Court
  • Deputy Minister visit Wittebome High School
  • Maintenance applications to go digital
  • Maintenance defaulters be warned! A new tracking system is on the cards
  • Celebrating 25 years of the Constitution
  • Ohlange learners embraces Human Rights Month
  • Human Rights Month launch in Dimbaza
  • Keeping fit to mark Human Rights Month
  • Human Rights Celebrations: Human Rights Day in Spine Road High, Western Cape; Vryburg Hoerskool learners celebrates Human Rights month; Onkgopotse Tiro Comprehensive school learners embrace Human rights month

JY 201808

Justice Today August 2020 Highlights:

  • Minister Lamola tables DOJ&CD 2020/21 Budget Vote
  • Three draft bills to tackle the scourge of GBVF in the country
  • DOJ&CD commemorates Mandela Month
  • Protecting the rights of children during Covid-19 pandemic
  • A woman’s worth, through the lens of a man
  • Fighting domestic violence everyday
  • Championing the rights of women and children
  • Serving with Passion and Dedication
  • Her passion lies in serving the public

JY 201808

Justice Today June 2020 Highlights:

  • Youth Month message from Minister Ronald Lamola, with a special focus on GBVF
  • The fight against Gender-Based Violence intensifies in South Africa
  • Child Protection Week and COVID-19 lay bare the need to heighten awareness campaigns for Children’s Rights
  • Embracing of the “New Normal” brought about by the COVID-19 and the provision of DoJ&CD services during lockdown

JY 201808

Justice Today March 2020 Highlights:

  • Special Message for Human Rights Month – Deputy Minister John Jeffery
  • 60th Anniversary of the Sharpville Massacre
  • Deputy Minister launches Bredasdorp Sexual Offences Court
  • OFA fights for the best interest of Children
  • Mathubasizwe learners fly SA flag higher at 5th Moot court Competition
  • Did You Know? In response to Trafficking in Persons and Hate Crimes against LGBTI persons, the following interventions have been made.
  • Under-the-Tree dialogues aim to raise awareness on GBVF
  • Under-The-Tree Dialogues: Limpopo, KwaZulu-Natal & Free State


JY 201808Justice Today December 2019 Highlights:

  • Play your part in ending gender-based violence
  • DOJ&CD hosts drugs and substance abuse dialogue in Chatsworth
  • Gender-based Violence Command Centre at your service
  • Helping children navigate the fear of court testimony
  • Restoring the dignity of victims


JY 201808Justice Today August 2019 Highlights:

  • Leading lady in law takes charge, Acting Chief State Law Adviser, Ms Ayesha Johaar
  • Cabinet approves submission of the Recognition of Customary Marriages Amendment Bill of 2019 to Parliament
  • Dynamic Judge pioneering the Bench, Judge Zeenat Carelse
  • Advocate Batohi takes the helm of the NPA
  • A champion who fights to protect the interests of children, Advocate Brenda Makganyoha


JY 201808Justice Today July 2019 Highlights:

  • Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Mr Ronald Lamola
  • President Ramaphosa opens Booysens Magistrate’s Court
  • Plett community joyful after opening of a court
  • State of the art Courts to improve access to justice
  • Justice launches Trafficking In Persons policy framework
  • Careers in Justice: DOJ&CD Female technician making waves
  • Tshepiso making strides in Public Prosecution
  • Serving the community through passion for justice
  • Paralegal at your service
  • Estate Controller committed to her job

JY 201808

Justice Today March 2019 Highlights:

  • Anti-racism Plan approved by Cabinet
  • Anti-Apartheid Activists laid to rest
  • NADEL: Bridging the gap in SA
  • Message from the Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, the Hon JH Jeffery, MP in celebration of Human Rights Month 2019
  • Small Claims Court monetary jurisdiction increased
  • Dialogues to prevent violence against LGBTI persons
  • Justice Quick Facts: This year South Africa celebrates 25 years of democracy.
  • OFA continues to Champion children’s rights
  • New EC Regional Head, Dibuseng Mongoato, promises change
  • Meet Gauteng’s Regional Head, Mr Tsietsi Malema

JY 201808Justice Today December 2018 Highlights:

  • National Summit commits to ending GBV and Femicide
  • 16 Days Message by DM Jeffery
  • TRC provides closure for families
  • 76th Sexual Offences Court launched in Botshabelo
  • Human trafficking clamp down
  • South Africa reaffirms its commitment to human rights
  • Marking the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR),

JY 201808Justice Today August 2018 Highlights:

  • Women arise!
  • DM Jeffery celebrates Women’s Rights
  • Minister Masutha Women’s Services
  • Women's March #TotalShutdown
  • #100Men March Against Violence
  • Mandela Centenary Celebrations, 16-20 July 2018