SA's justice system failing abused children

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JOHANNESBURG, 06 September 2016 - Thuli Madonsela has appealed to the country saying it must see justice through the eyes of an abused child. The Public Protector was speaking at the launch of the Child Witness Foundation.

JOHANNESBURG – Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has appealed to the country to see justice through the eyes of an abused child. 

The public protector was speaking at the launch of the Child Witness Foundation in Sandton. She says it&39;s crucial that vulnerable people get the support they deserve.

It is estimated only 1 percent of rapes are reported to the police in South Africa.

READ: One child in every three is abused in SA researchers say

* Click on the above video to see the frustration and heartbreak children suffer due to hiccups in the justice system.