Meet the “mother” of Joburg Prison’s inmates

Martha Kekana is a mother to her daughters Martha and Refiloe, as well as hundreds of inmates at Joburg Prison. (Photo: Luyanda Majija)

Martha Kekana is a mother to her daughters Martha and Refiloe, as well as hundreds of inmates at Joburg Prison. (Photo: Luyanda Majija)

Martha Kekana is an amazing woman. Find out more about her in Luyanda Majija’s piece “The mother of inmates”, published in The Star and The Star Africa today.

Luyanda wrote the piece as part of her BA Honours programme in the Journalism department at Wits University. She was supervised by Wits Justice Project senior journalist Carolyn Raphaely.

Read “The mother of inmates”.

 

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