It is an old religious practice that, according to sangoma and founder of the Nomkhubulwane Culture and Youth Development Organisation in Pietermaritzburg Nomagugu Ngobese, was revived in the early s. The demand to ban it mounts: Here in south africa, Zulu culture is doing those test to check either those ladies are still virgin or what. While virginity testing is a traditional practice in Zulu culture, it is not an exact science. Now, I got to know about it as a result of my search for materials on a paper about the need for us Africans to revisit the worth of virginity as a way to create moral awareness due to the current global scourge of immoralty. The two-finger test is not only unscientific but also degrading for the victim.
BBC NEWS | World | Africa | South Africa's virginity testing
Often the hymen has disappeared by the time a girl reaches puberty. The year-old mother of two says that when she was 17, her family forced her to undergo a virginity test after she was expelled from boarding school for breaking curfew. So, I found this informtion very interesting. Among the Bantu of South Africa, virginity testing or even the suturing of the labia majora called infibulation has been commonplace. Need a journal article?
Virginity testing ‘sacred’ but not a science
Description: Parading naked in magazines, doing porn movies and having two guys have sex with you at the same time penetrating you from both holes is a matter of choice to the West. I must begin by thanking you for this informtion. Next report Blogger mangles info on African electrification aid project. After Amnesty International protested to the Egyptian government in March ,  the government claimed the tests were carried out in order to refute claims that the women had been raped while in detention.