The Lydenburg South African Police (SAP) Women held a team-building event at Rooikat Rugby field last Wednesday, where they all gathered to talk about the abuse they experienced in their homes, work and organisations.
According to the SAP Women team-building coordinator, Elizabeth Magoa, the purpose of the event was to address issues that affect women in their workplaces, and to also encourage women and colleagues to speak up under the theme “Break the Silence of Abuse”.
“We encouraged each other on how to conduct ourselves in the workplace to improve the service we render in the community. In training, staying fit, and maintaining to perform the duties men perform,” Magoa said.
The SAP Women, Front: Naomi Hlongwane, Felicity Khoza and Elizabeth Magoa. Bottom: Gloria Ramodike, Antonette Moshwana, Samantha Collins, Mmabatho Manyaka, Ntombifuthi Mnisi, Nomsa Nkosi, Patricia Mathapo, Cathrine Masetsebe, Khomotso Malapane, (middle) Stephina Mokoena, Patricia Mdluli, Pretty Lekhuleni, Lebio Mnisi, Angel Malatjie, Lerato Sekgobela, Smangele Masilela, Joleen Mokwena, Shirly Ratau, (back) JoAnn Selamolela, Sibongile Nyalungu, Phumzile Mkhonto and Sonto Mthimkhulu.