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  • v. Present participle of sjambok.


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  • Barbaric and inhuman methods such as sjambokking, burning and killing in the manner of the vigilante groups undermine our democracy and our collective human rights.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • GRAHAMSTOWN (ECN) - A leading Alexandria farmer has reacted angrily to ANC claims that 700 farmworkers were prevented from registering to vote and were threatened with sjambokking and dismissal.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The North West attorney-general had yet to decide whether to prosecute 18 white Vryburg residents charged with the alleged sjambokking of black school children earlier this year, Safety and

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Police could however not link the suspects to the torching of mayor Nomsa Madonsela's house or the abduction and public sjambokking of deputy mayor Thulisile Sithole.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The next day white parents arrived at the school and started sjambokking black pupils.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • "We were used to torture methods such as electrocution, the helicopter method, burning, breaking arms, assault, sjambokking, tubing and wet bags.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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