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Why Were All Today’s Women’s Day Speeches Being Given by Men? South African Women Speak Out

This is what happened at today's women's day events in South Africa.

Various political parties in South Africa have been holding their rallies for women's day today, but as the familiar male politicians have been giving keynote addresses, people on Twitter have been asking when women will get their chance to lead.

President Cyril Ramaphosa gave the national women's day address in the Western Cape which was disrupted by protestors calling for an end to farm evictions. According to News 24, protestors carried placard written "We want our land back" and "This is our land."

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