Cape Flats

 
Momentum builds for Cape Town to develop inclusionary housing
Momentum builds for Cape Town to develop inclusionary housing
Looking at the government’s map of “the social tapestry of Cape Town”, it’s not difficult to see the legacy of apartheid. The map shows...
Khayelitsha’s kasi-style pizza joint
Khayelitsha’s kasi-style pizza joint
Pizza has always been seen as white people’s food. But in Khayelitsha that perception shifted after the first pizza outlet was opened in the Cape...
Battle for control of the Cape Flats fields
Battle for control of the Cape Flats fields
Behind the battle in the Cape Town high court over agricultural land in Philippi is a complex web of competing needs and interests — low...
Legal battle over prime cape farmland
Legal battle over prime cape farmland
Agrarian rights campaigners, property developers and the City of Cape Town will lock horns in the Western Cape high court from Tuesday over the...
​Data-driven safety plan aims for rapid violent crime prevention in the Western Cape
​Data-driven safety plan aims for rapid violent crime prevention in the Western Cape
Six out of the top 10 police stations which recorded the most murders over the last 12 months are in the Western Cape. The province’s premier,...
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The EFF leader admits he bought the vehicle but denies there was a link to the now defunct bank
New ‘normal’ as Lockdown reloaded
New ‘normal’ as Lockdown reloaded
Police have promised a more strategic approach to the extended military support of an anti-crime programme in Cape Town.
The Portfolio: Ali Greeff
The Portfolio: Ali Greeff
My very first experience in the Cape Flats was my cousin and I driving through a maze to the flat where he lives with his family — a home in...
Khayelitsha’s people are still in the dangerous dark
Khayelitsha’s people are still in the dangerous dark
Five years after a commission of inquiry into policing issued recommendations on how to make the Cape Flats township safer, Lester...
Cape Flats: Addressing violence with violence is no solution
Cape Flats: Addressing violence with violence is no solution
What does it mean when a country resorts to military intervention in an attempt to address violence and criminal activity within its domestic...
Cape Town’s bloody gang violence is inextricably bound up in its history
Cape Town’s bloody gang violence is inextricably bound up in its history
When the apartheid government decided to evict people it...
Listen to your children
Listen to your children
Not a day passes when we do not hear on the radio or read in newspapers or on social media about brutal killings in the Cape Flats, with headlines...

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