Keeping hope alive

Senior magistrate Cecelia Hendricks releases a dove as a symbol of hope at the Mitchell’s Plain Magistrate’s Court, on Thursday November 24, during the launch of a campaign by the Mitchell’s Plain Network Opposing Abuse and Action Society in support of the 16 Days of No Violence Against Women and Children Campaign. For more information or help, contact the Mitchell’s Plain Network Opposing Abuse on 021 376 0445 or 0459 or email
On Thursday November 28, the team went by bus to Muizenberg to spread awareness about abuse. From left, are Faeeza Karriem, Shahieda Abrahams, Amina Coetzee, Latifa Erasmus, Julia Louw, Hajiera Roode, Mareldea Sonday and Techiah September.