The limited research available currently suggests that about 18% of men in South Africa report having had sex with a sex worker.
Gunmen went on a killing spree, robbing and murdering two clergymen in separate incidents while the preachers were with prostitutes in their vehicles.
The city intends to move sex workers away from its Red Light District in the heart of Amsterdam to an ‘erotic centre’ elsewhere.
The Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce and members of Asijiki Coalition picketed outside the Iziko Museum Slave Lodge on Wednesday.
Vosloorus sex workers say that clients returned when COVID-19 restrictions eased, but that they are now constantly harassed by police.
Sex worker and activist Robyn Montsumi was arrested on a drug charge. A few days later she died in police custody.
The EFF is fighting for the decriminalisation of prostitution. Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said what a woman does with her body is her own business.
‘Much as I am afraid of COVID-19 … I need the money’