A judges gavel rests on top of a desk within the courtroom of the newly opened Black precinct and Courthouse Museum February 3, 2009 in Miami, Florida.
The court has postponed the case of a person who was liable for his wife’s death and dumping her body in Fisantekraal in Cape Town .
On Tuesday, the lady – Nosicelo Tsipa’s body was found burnt and was found by community members during a shallow grave.
The last time she was seen alive was on Sunday.
However, outside the Bellville magistrate’s court are civil society organisations.
Tsipa’s family is beckoning on the govt to supply an urgent intervention in gender-based violence.
They said the dead woman’s 15 year old daughter is finding it hard to deal with her mother’s death.
The suspect are going to be in custody until his trial.
“I think it’s time that the law and therefore the justice system is revised especially when it involves gender-based violence because women are dying,” said Yandiswa Tsipa, the deceased’s sister.
“It’s time that specific law is revised to favour especially women during this country.”