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Teen trafficked into prostitution

BILLY NTAOTE Lineo*, just seventeen (17) — tempted by the promise of a luxurious life in South Africa — found herself agreeing to date Charles*, they connected through social media, later agreeing to a first romantic get-away that turned out to be a gateway to being trafficked into prostitution. She told MNN

Starved and forced to sex work 

Porous borders land Zim sisters in Maseru misery SECHABA MOKHETHI Two Zimbabwean sisters were ensnared and forced into prostitution in Maseru, putting under the spotlight the challenge of porous borders in the Southern Africa region where migrants use fake passports and bribe corrupt officers to enter recipient countries. Without passports the girls, aged

Of whoring, rape and pregnancy

BILLY NTAOTE, LEKHETHO NTSUKUNYANE and SECHABA MOKHETHI BLOEMFONTEIN – Sherperded into a brothel distant from home and repeatedly raped by a foreign national and subsequently falling pregnant, such as been the traumatic existance of a 17-year old Angie* who has since cut herself from even once trusted friends. Forced to fend for

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