Today many celebrated United Nations Day for Women’s Rights and International Peace. The day which is meant to commemorate the movement for women’s rights was first celebrated on February 28, 1909 in New York.
While the day has been commemorated by protests, strikes and marches, these days it honours and celebrates women in all countries and from all sectors of society.
DRUM chooses to celebrate this day by looking at the top five women who keep us glued to the television screens with their powerful demeanour as villains:
Rami Chuene who plays Gracious Mabuza on The Queen is a hard-core drug lord who will do anything for power.
Sindi Dlathu as Lindiwe Dlamini on action-packed telenovela The River is prepared to get rid of anyone who stands in her way.
Mapaseka Koetle-Nyokong schemes and plots as Dintle on Scandal!
Thembi Nyandeni’s character as Mkabayi on Isibaya can easily scare off anyone
What war is Mkabayi after now? #Isibaya pic.twitter.com/hfvtEz1yk6
— Isibaya Mzansi Magic (@IsibayaMzansi) February 26, 2018
Khabonina Qubeka is as cunning as ever in her role as Nina Zamdela on Isisdingo