Cape Flats

 
Cosatu threatens W Cape shut down if province fails to deal with gangsterism
Cosatu threatens W Cape shut down if province fails to deal with gangsterism
Cosatu in the Western Cape has confirmed that it will file a section 77 notice on Tuesday after being approached by communities across the Cape...
Scapegoat for a desperate community
Scapegoat for a desperate community
Rowan du Preez was an albino and petty criminal who lived in Mfuleni on the Cape Flats. In 2012, he was kidnapped and necklaced, dying later in...
Cape Flats communities stand behind police while DA rallies for the army
Cape Flats communities stand behind police while DA rallies for the army
The deaths of six young men in the space of just two days have been described as unprecedented and has left the Bonteheuwel community, on the Cape...
PODCAST: Bowie the poet
PODCAST: Bowie the poet
In this episode we meet Anthero Bowie, a former gang member who is out of prison and trying to reinvent himself as a poet. 
‘Nommer 37’ goes beyond its Hitchcock influence
‘Nommer 37’ goes beyond its Hitchcock influence
“Nommer 37 is a movie about people, not gangsters,” goes the line director Nosipho Dumisa has been repeating in interviews about her...
As Cape Town drought bites, what is 'Day Zero'?
As Cape Town drought bites, what is 'Day Zero'?
Cape Town is in the grip of a catastrophic three-year-long drought as winter rains have repeatedly failed causing dam levels to drop to dangerously...
Calls for army patrols as gang violence spirals
Calls for army patrols as gang violence spirals
With rifles raised, police speed through the streets of Manenberg, responding to yet another call to quell violence in one of the country's most...
Police Minister's request that SANDF help fight crime has implications on many levels
Police Minister's request that SANDF help fight crime has implications on many levels
On Tuesday night, Police Minister Fikile Mbalula released a statement saying that he has requested the assistance of the South African National...
Of pain(t)ful pasts and parents
Of pain(t)ful pasts and parents
GRACE by Barbara Boswell (Modjaji Books)
Dreaming of exile – memories of a rainbow nation childhood
Dreaming of exile – memories of a rainbow nation childhood
For many South Africans who grew up in the post-1994 era, the myth of the 'rainbow nation' was a cornerstone of their childhood. Naledi...
Women and children continue to bear brunt of violence on Cape Flats
Women and children continue to bear brunt of violence on Cape Flats
Hanna Abrahams* sits with her hands folded in her lap. With her shoulders slumped, she looks frail after being abused for 11 years, but she now...
Poetic lapses leaven life on the Cape Flats
Poetic lapses leaven life on the Cape Flats
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?by Rehana Rossouw (Jacana)

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