Calls for action reach fever pitch as violent deaths continue

Teenage rape, murder victim joins long list of Bay females battered, beaten stabbed to death

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Community leaders are calling for interventions, residents are calling for violent justice, and families who have lost love ones are calling for peace as gender-based violence in Nelson Mandela Bay — more specifically its northern areas — has reached fever pitch.

More than half a dozen women have been murdered in and about Port Elizabeth since December. Some were also raped...

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