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A Woman Revealed Forced Sterilization in South Africa

  • Bongekile Msibi, a woman in South Africa revealed to BBC that she was sterilized without her consent after she gave birth at the age of 17. However, she got to know it herself 11 years after the incident when she tried to have a second child. In fact she was one of the 48 women who were sterilized at state hospitals, the Commission for Gender Equality found. However, South Africa's health department is yet to respond on the matter. Zweli Mkhize requested a meeting with the commission to discuss it.

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