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Stories from Ficksburg

This office is on the border with Lesotho. Nomaswazi Tshabalala runs the office. The radio partner is Setsotho FM.

Human Traffic Hotspot in Ficksburg

Human Traffic Hotspot in Ficksburg

Ficksburg is a hotspot for traffickers, according to one of CJN’s paralegal-journalists Nomaswazi Tshabalala. She says that people are lured in from Lesotho because they are promised better opportunities in South Africa and then they are kidnapped while they are...

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Consumer Rights Act

Consumer Rights Act   As a consumer you have certain rights and you must know your rights and consumers should be aware that they are entitled to enforce their rights.Listen to Noma speak on...

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CJN trains community paralegals to be radio journalists.
To do this we are partnered with the following advice offices and radio stations

Orange Farm Human Rights Centre

Thetha FM

Hennenman Victim Empowerment Forum
(Free State)

The Rock FM

Messina Legal Advice Centre

Musina FM

Amaoti Community Resource Centre

Inanda FM

Jersey Farm Advice and Information Centre
(Eastern Cape)


Ficksburg Advice Centre
(The Free State, on the border with Lesotho)

Setsoto FM

Relemogile Advice Office

Greater Tzaneen FM

Ventersdorp Human Rights Legal Network
(North West)

North West FM


(Previous partnerships)

Dobsonville Human Rights Centre

Hillbrow Radio

Ukuthula Advice Centre


Mafefe Advice Office

Greater Lebowakgomo Community Radio

On average, every day a paralegal journalist with the help of CJN produces a piece of social justice content to be broadcast on a partner radio station.