Men march against abuse in Pretoria

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Marchers listen to speakers before the move to the Union Buildings.

Marchers listen to speakers before the move to the Union Buildings.

JOHANNESBURG - Thousands of men are expected to participate in a march against women and child abuse in Pretoria on Saturday.

Walkers will gather at Church Square and make their way to the Union Buildings.

Organisers say the march is in response to several rapes and deadly attacks against women and children, countrywide. They will hold banners declaring 'Not in my Name'.

 

South Africa has one of the world's highest rates female deaths, at the hands of their intimate partners.