New Legislation to Combat GBV and State Capture Corruption is Signed by President Ramaphosa

New Legislation to Combat GBV and State Capture Corruption is Signed by President Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has recently approved a new bill into law to address Gender-Based Violence and State Capture Corruption. On May 24th, he signed the National Council on GBV and the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) Amendment Bill. In his statement, he emphasized the importance of combating corruption and ensuring the safety of women and children in society. The new legislation includes the establishment of the Investigating Directorate against Corruption, which will have the necessary resources to investigate and prosecute complex cases. President Ramaphosa expressed his commitment to promoting accountability and strengthening the national effort to combat violence against women and children.