South African Precious Blood Sister, Hermenegild Makoro, CPS has been reappointed by Pope Francis for a second-term to the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors (PCPM). Sister Hermenegild has been the Secretary-General of the Southern African Catholic Bishops Conference since 2012.

In an exclusive interview with Spotlight.Africa, Sr Hermenegild spoke about the need to protect the vulnerable and her hope that the Church will no longer be associated with historical abuse, but recognised as one of the safest places in society for all people. Click here to watch the full interview.