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Zaheera Jinnah

Zaheera Jinnah

Dr Zaheera Jinnah is a researcher at the African Centre for Migration & Society, University of the Witwatersrand. Her research focuses on labour migration, gender and livelihoods.
    South Africa is burning: femicide, xenophobia and protests
    South Africa is burning: femicide, xenophobia and protests
    Over the past few days South Africa’s major cities have burst into flames. This is not new. Co-ordinated and sporadic acts of violence linked to...
    Present crisis, past ghosts
    Present crisis, past ghosts
    The inquest into the death of Ahmed Timol, an anti apartheid activist, which began at the South Gauteng High Court reveals old wounds. Timol was...